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Seneca Village

Sunday, March 31, 2013

2:30 p.m.3:30 p.m.

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Seneca Village was Manhattan's first known community of African-American property owners, on land that would become Central Park. Learn about the history of the village, the property owners, and what New York City was like at the time.

Groups of seven or more people should call (212) 360-2726 or e-mail to schedule a custom tour.

Accessibility level: Moderate inclines and stairs, paths clear and negotiable - only parts accessible to people with disabilities.


85th Street and Central Park West in Central Park
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Central Park Conservancy

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(212) 772-0210

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