Knights of Columbus Museum: Past Exhibits

Christmas in Miniature: Crèches from around the World

18th century-style Neapolitan Crèche. Loaned courtesy of the Museo Internazionale del Presepe, Rome.

November 16, 2005 – January 29, 2006
In cooperation with the Associazone Italiano Amici del Presepe and the Vatican Museums

This exhibit featured 59 crèches or Nativity scenes from around the world. Created by famed Italian artisans, they were made from a wide variety of materials such as wood, cork, plaster, ivory, glass ceramics, terracotta and paper-mâché.