NYC Parks Events Calendar
Get up, get out, and do something! Just about any day of the year, you can find something fun, informative, and healthy to enjoy at an area park. Feel free to browse the listings below, or use the search tools to find an event that matches your interests and location.
Viewing 41–50 out of 235 events
from April 23, 2014 to December 14, 2014
in History (x) category
Saturday, May 10, 2014
at Charles A. Dana Discovery Center (in Central Park), Manhattan
at 120th Street and Fifth Avenue (in Marcus Garvey Park), Manhattan
at Conference House Museum (in Conference House Park), Staten Island
1:00 p.m.–4:00 p.m.
Come to The Conference House in Tottenville for guided tours through an historic house where Benjamin Franklin, Edward Rutledge, John Adams and Lord Howe met in an attempt to end the…
Category: Education, History, Tours
at 85th Street and Central Park West (in Central Park), Manhattan
2:00 p.m.–3:15 p.m.
Established on land that would become part of Central Park, Seneca Village was Manhattan’s first known community of African-American property owners.
Category: Education, History, Tours, Black History Month
Sunday, May 11, 2014
at Fort Tilden, Queens
10:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
Highlights will include dune foliage, shore birds and a surprising assortment of rocks and minerals used in the construction of the Breezy Point Jetty.
Category: Birding, Education, Nature, History, Kids, Tours, Waterfront
at Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum (in Pelham Bay Park), Bronx
at Lefferts Historic House (in Prospect Park), Brooklyn
12:00 p.m.–1:00 p.m.
Examine the white oak times (the bones) of Lefferts Historic House and the many layers that were added, subtracted and changed over the past 230 years.
Category: Education, Art, History, Tours, Talks