Family Workshop at The Cloisters

A Medieval Menagerie

There are many different kinds of animals at The Cloisters—some real and some imaginary. Find these creatures in artwork throughout the Museum, and learn what people in the Middle Ages thought about them.

Free with Museum admission

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Group Tours at The Cloisters

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.


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