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Central Park Tour: Northern Forts

Sunday, October 6, 2013

2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.

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History buffs will love this tour of the Harlem Meer and its environs, which were key lands in the American Revolution and the War of 1812.

The route involves many hills and stairs.

Tours take place rain or shine, except in extreme weather conditions.

Tour dates and times are subject to change without notice.

NOTE: Groups of seven or more must schedule a Custom Tour three weeks in advance at or (212) 360-2726.


Charles A. Dana Discovery Center in Central Park Accessible
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Central Park Conservancy

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(212) 860-1370

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