Storytime at The Met Cloisters
Suggested Ages: Toddlers to 6
Look, listen, sing, and have fun in a castle like setting. Join Met educators and partners from Literacy INC every Tuesday for picture-book readings in English and Spanish connected to objects in the The Met Cloisters collection and to the uptown community.
Participants will receive a free book with onsite registration, provided by Literacy INC. Free with Museum admission; admission is pay as you wish for New York state residents.
The Emperor’s New Clothes
The New York Scandia Symphony presents an educational children’s music performance of Hans Christian Andersen’s The Emperor’s New Clothes, as part of the larger Scandinavian Music Fest.
This classic and well-known Hans Christian Andersen fairy tale features a comic look at human nature. A king is overawed with his own appearance, and his court is…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
Alterations and Repair: Dance, Music & Poetry
Follow a poet through Fort Tryon Park to see and hear dance, music, and poetry performed on benches, lawns, stairways, pathways, near rock faces, and under trees. Original music is played on saxophone, frame drum, harmonica, flute, and accordion. An impressive ensemble of contemporary artists inspired by nature and the elegance of Fort Tryon Park…More info
Drums Along The Hudson: A Native American Festival
Celebrate Native American heritage, culture, and art and the diversity of New York City including Spanish, African, Brazilian, and Tibetan cultures. The all day event features Mohawk Elder Tom Porter, the Thunderbird American Indian Dancers, Sri Lankan Dancers and Drummers, music, storytelling, crafts, a Tree of Peace planting, international cuisine, a Pow Wow and crafts.…More info