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Family Workshop at The Cloisters

Making Faces

Learn how a smile or a frown can tell stories and ideas. See how artists in the Middle Ages represented feelings, moods, and expressions in paintings, sculpture, and other artworks.

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.