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Discoveries Program: Stitching a Story

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Add to Calendar 16-10-2011 16-10-2011 15 Discoveries Program: Stitching a Story These workshops for children and adults with learning or developmental disabilities and accompanying friends and family members include a gallery tour and art activity. This program is held in conjunction with the exhibition of The 9/11 Peace Story Quilt. Reservations required; call 212-650-2010 or email access@metmuseum.org. http://www.nymetroparents.com/2014neweventinfo.cfm?id=93163 Metropolitan Museum of Art true DD/MM/YYYY
October 16, 2011
11am ages 6-17; 2pm ages 18 and older
Metropolitan Museum of Art
Manhattan
All Ages

Description: These workshops for children and adults with learning or developmental disabilities and accompanying friends and family members include a gallery tour and art activity. This program is held in conjunction with the exhibition of The 9/11 Peace Story Quilt. Reservations required; call 212-650-2010 or email access@metmuseum.org.

Address: 1000 Fifth Avenue
Manhattan, NY 10028
Phone: 212-535-7710
Website: www.metmuseum.org

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Venue Description: The Metropolitan Museum of Art accommodates some of the greatest cultural treasures in the world, representing art from around the world and every time period from the Stone Age to the present. The museum houses the finest American art in the world, as well as an impressive collection of European, Greco-Roman, and Ancient Egyptian art. The Egyptian Art gallery includes a whole temple that was shipped to America as a gift.

The Cloisters A branch of the The Metropolitan Museum of Art, The Cloisters are devoted to the art and architecture of medieval Europe. The building itself is built with actual chapels, cloisters and other pieces of Gothic and Romanesque architecture. Inside, one can see sculpture, tapestries, magnificent stained-glass windows, and more. The most renowned treasures include the Book of Hours by Jeanne d'Evreux, the Bury St. Edmonds cross, the Chalice of Antioch, and the Unicorn Tapestries. The Cloisters are situated on the beautiful rolling grounds of Fort Tryon Park, which has magnificent views of the Palisades.

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