In accordance with New York City mandate, all visitors age 12 and older must be vaccinated against Covid Masks are required for all visitors. The Department of Asian Art fulfills a unique role at The Met by representing the artistic achievements of six major cultural traditions that encompass 5, years of history, half the world's population, more than twenty modern nations, and a vast region that ranges from Afghanistan, the Indian subcontinent, and Southeast Asia across the Himalayas to China, Korea, and Japan. The Met's collection of Asian art—more than 35, objects, ranging in date from the third millennium B.
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The Gardens will close at 5pm every Thursday in August for concerts on the Bandstand. Exit from the Museum will be from the London Road gate only after this time. It also has the largest population — 4. Asia was a name first used by the ancient Greeks more than 3, years ago to refer to the lands on the eastern Mediterranean coast. Gradually, the term described more and more lands and peoples further to the east, until it included most of the known Asian world. The four encounters presented here reflect the diversity of religious and cultural beliefs across this vast continent. Short URL: horniman.
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Ticketing charges for special exhibitions apply. Nearly years ago, an Arab ship bearing a precious cargo of ceramics, gold, silver set sail from the port of Canton. Just off the shores of Sumatra, near the island of Belitung, the ship sank, and remained untouched until discovered by chance in For centuries, the scholar represented an ideal in Chinese culture.