The Cloisters: Medieval Museum of Art Designed by Charles Collens, the Cloister’s museum buildings were constructed by merging various medieval styles. The final building was not based on any one particular style but employed elements from five French abbeys that were reassembled into one structure. The Cloisters was opened to the public in 1938 on [...]
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Posted in Gothic Cloister on Sep 3rd, 2012
Port Chester, NY (PRWEB) March 21, 2009 New York, NY March 21, 2009– Like so many older buildings, The Jewish Museum was losing its battle with the weather and grime in New York City. Stones in its limestone fa