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Family Workshop at The Cloisters

Medieval Learning

Immerse yourself in the lives of medieval scholars, including how they learned to read and write. See medieval books and manuscripts in the collection as well as representations of them in painting, stone, and more.

Free with Museum admission

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The Cloisters celebrates 75 years

Since its opening in 1938, The Cloisters has become a treasured landmark, celebrated for both its extraordinary setting and its world-class collection of medieval art and architecture.

The Cloisters is located in Fort Tryon Park in northern Manhattan.

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The Cloisters museum and gardens

See The Medieval Garden Enclosed, a blog dedicated to the gardens at The Cloisters, for all the latest news about garden events, programs, what's in bloom, and other special topics.