"Enjoy More Medieval Arts" Fort Tryon Park and The Cloisters Tip by I-Believe-I-Can-Fly

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The Cloisters is the branch of the Metropolitan Museum of Art devoted to the art and architecture of medieval Europe. Located on four acres atop a magnificent cliff overlooking the Hudson River in northern Manhattan's Fort Tryon Park, you'll find a 12th-century chapter house, parts of five cloisters from medieval monasteries, a Romanesque chapel, and a 12th-century Spanish apse brought intact from Europe.

Address: Fort Tryon Park, 190th street.
Directions: By subway take the M4 bus or take the A train to 190th street, exit by the elevator and walk north along Margaret Corbin drive.
Phone: 212 923 3700
Website: http://www.metmuseum.org

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  • Written Dec 5, 2005
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