The Cloisters

Highly recommended
Built on a wooded hilltop overlooking the Hudson, the Cloisters (part of the Metropolitan Museum of Art) re-creates a fortified monastery by incorporating four reconstructed medieval cloisters built with stones brought back one by one from Europe. Housed within is an unrivaled collection of medieval art including sculptures, tapestries and other objects spanning centuries.

Useful information

Address:

Fort Tryon Park New York

Phone:

+1 212-923-3700

Price:

25 $

Opening hours

Mar-Oct: 10am-5.15pm (4.45pm rest of year, Fri until 7.30pm Jun-Aug) - closed Mon, 1 Jan, Thanksgiving and 25 Dec

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