August 22nd, 2009
Video: The Dutch Room at the Met

In celebration of the 400th anniversary of Henry Hudson’s voyage to the place that would become New York, Philippe de Montebello of SundayArts interviews Peter Kenny, the Curator of Decorative Arts at the American Wing at the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Discover the history of the room and what features define it as Dutch.

  • Luis

    They grow every apple imaginable! yes. Picking sttras in August and alot of them have pick your own.Indian ladder in Albany. I don’t know a whole lot about the boat but get a res. Lots of craft fairs are in Sept oct. some orchids make cider rite there too.Public School Edumacation

The year 2009 marks the 400th anniversary of explorer Henry Hudson's voyage to New York State and the river that bears his name. Check out the links below for more information about Dutch New York and happenings in and around the state during New York's quadricentennial.