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Garden Days at The Met Cloisters

Free with Museum admission

Join us at The Met Cloisters to celebrate the glory of the spring season with talks, tours, and programs for the whole family.

Schedule of Events

All programs begin in the Main Hall.

10 am–4 pm (Ongoing Program)
Informal Discussion of The Met Cloisters Gardens

Members of the horticultural staff will be available throughout the day to answer questions and discuss aspects of gardening at The Met Cloisters.

11 am–12 pm, 1–2 pm
Tour of The Met Cloisters Gardens
Sigrid Goldiner, lecturer

12–1 pm
The Medieval Artist's Toolbox
Carly Still and Yvette Weaver, Gardeners, The Met Cloisters

1–2 pm
How Does Your Garden Grow? / El jardín medieval (Bilingual Program in English and Spanish)
Begonia Santa-Cecilia, instructor

Garden and gallery workshop for children and families. Taller educativo para la familia. For children ages 4–12.

2–3 pm
Garden Talk: The Anatomy of a Medieval Species
Caleb Leech, Managing Horticulturist, The Met Cloisters

3–4 pm
A Gathering of Flowers: A Discussion and Demonstration of Botanical Illustration

Panel discussion with botanical illustrators Francesca Anderson, Monika E. de Vries Gohlke, and Carol Woodin.

All Upcoming


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