Family Workshop at The Cloisters

Columns and Capitals

Medieval columns and capitals throughout The Cloisters feature carvings of ravenous beasts, funny hybrid creatures, and delicate plants and flowers. Come see some of these amazing sculptures, and create your own design to take home.

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.