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How Did They Do That? —Tapestries

met art trek

Sep 18 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

The Cloisters
99 Margaret Corbin Drive
New York, NY

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Suggested Ages: All, Adult Friendly

$30 (suggested), $17/students, free/ages 12 & under

Peek at technique and learn—through handling tools and materials—how works of art were created. Stop by for hands-on demonstrations and conversations with educators, conservators, artists, and more.

Demonstrations repeat every 30 minutes. For visitors of all ages.

See our complete guide to the Met Cloisters.


The Met Cloisters Family Tours

Share ideas and enjoy hands-on gallery activities that bring medieval works of art to life in a castle-like setting.

See our guide to the Cloisters.

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Medieval Festival

The Medieval Festival is back after a 2-year hiatus! Time-travel to the days of knights, jesters and magicians as Fort Tyron Park is transformed into a medieval market town with period music, dance, costumed characters, minstrels, jugglers, jesters falconry demonstrations, a living chess match and a joust between knights on horseback.

Costumed vendors on hand…

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