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What was the best way to travel in the Middle Ages? By horse, of course! Learn how horses were an important part of medieval life—in travels and battles and in carrying people and goods. See images of these noble animals in artwork of The Cloisters and make your own trusty steed to take home.
Free with Museum admission
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Explore The Cloisters museum and gardens, the Museum's northern-Manhattan branch dedicated to medieval art and architecture, on a guided or self-guided visit with your group.
In Season features all the latest news about The Cloisters museum and gardens, the branch of the Museum in northern Manhattan devoted to the art and architecture of medieval Europe.
Main Building 1000 Fifth Avenue (at 82nd Street), New York, NY 10028 | 212-535-7710 (TTY: 212-650-2921)
The Cloisters 99 Margaret Corbin Drive, Fort Tryon Park, New York, NY 10040 | 212-923-3700 (TTY: 212-570-3828)