Met Cloisters Family Afternoon
Mar 12 @ 1:00 pm– 4:00 pm
Suggested Ages: 3 to 11
Come ready to look, imagine, and create. Explore themes through art making, activities, and storytime. Explore the exhibition Rich Man, Poor Man: Art, Class, and Commerce in a Late Medieval Town. Craft medieval-inspired tableware, experience live music, watch an artist at work, and listen to an interactive Storytime.
Families with children of all ages and abilities are welcome; recommended for children ages 3–11 years. Materials provided.
Shearing of the Heather & Community Parade
Bring musical instruments and join in a community parade through the Heather Garden led by traditional bagpipers. Learn why Fort Tryon Park has the largest heath and heather collection in the northeast, and how to propagate your own heathers with clippings from the shearing. Make flower-themed crafts, join a scavenger hunt, get your face painted…More info
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.More info
NYSoM Easter Eggstravaganza
Enjoy Egg Hunts (groups of 5-15 hunters at a time), an Easter Activity Village with painted Easter Egg giveaways and Easter crafts, a visit from the Easter Bunny and more spring festivities.More info