Family Workshop at The Cloisters

Wild Beasts of the Medieval World

Dragons, unicorns, centaurs, and harpies are just a few of the fantastic beasts lurking in the galleries of The Cloisters. Come find these creatures and learn what people in the Middle Ages thought about them.

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.