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 71–80 out of 134 events
from October 7, 2015 to February 27, 2016
in Tours (x) category
Saturday, October 24, 2015
at Charles A. Dana Discovery Center (in Central Park), Manhattan
2:00 p.m.–3:30 p.m.
See sites that played important strategic roles in the American Revolution and the War of 1812, and enjoy the stunning overlook to the Harlem Meer.
Category: Education, History, Tours, Seniors
at Fort Totten Park, Queens
6:30 p.m.–8:30 p.m.
Join the Urban Park Rangers as they mix history with Halloween fun on a lantern tour of the historic Water Battery at Fort Totten.
Category: History, Tours, Halloween, Waterfront
at Merchant's House Museum, Manhattan
6:30 p.m.–10:30 p.m.
Venture into the ghostly shadows of history by flickering candlelight to hear chilling tales of restless phantoms from the people who actually experienced them.
Category: History, Tours, Halloween
Sunday, October 25, 2015
at Tower Plaza (in Highbridge Park), Manhattan
at Pier 1 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park), Brooklyn
at 85th Street and Central Park West (in Central Park), Manhattan
11:00 a.m.–12:15 p.m.
Seneca Village was an important community of predominantly African-American property owners, living in an area that now makes up part of Central Park.
Category: Education, History, Tours
at Perkins Visitors Center (in Wave Hill), Bronx
at East 72nd Street and Fifth Avenue (in Central Park), Manhattan
2:00 p.m.–3:30 p.m.
Visit some of the park's most famous landmarks, including Conservatory Water, Bethesda Terrace, and the Lake, on this east-to-west tour led by Central Park Conservancy guides.
Category: History, Tours
Monday, October 26, 2015
at Alexander von Humboldt statue (in Central Park), Manhattan
11:00 a.m.–11:45 a.m.
Explore some of the park's best-known features, including the Lake and the Ramble, and then marvel at the view from Belvedere Castle, on this tour led by Central Park Conservancy guides.
Category: Education, Nature, History, Tours