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Sunday, October 13, 2013

Oct13

Bones Tour of an Old Dutch Farmhouse

at Lefferts Historic House (in Prospect Park), Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

12:00 p.m.1:00 p.m.
Come tour one of the 14 farmhouses from King County's Dutch settlement period. This event is part of the Historic House Festival.
Category: Education, History, Tours, Historic House Trust Festival
Free!

Oct13

Raptor Fest

at Peninsula (in Prospect Park), Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Experience the thrill of viewing New York’s premier predators, live and up close with the Urban Park Rangers and the Prospect Park Audubon Center.
Category: Birding, Education, Nature, Kids
Free!

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Oct13

Central Park Tour: The Art of the Park

at Outside the Dairy Gift Shop (in Central Park), Manhattan

12:00 p.m.1:30 p.m.
A walk from the Dairy to Belvedere Castle, in Central Park.
Category: Nature, History, Tours

Oct13

Rockaway Fall Festival

at B. 32 Street and Beach Channel Drive (in Bayswater Park), Queens

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
The sixth annual festival includes a pumpkin patch, pony rides, hayrides, a bounce house, a puppet show, and entertainment.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Games, Kids, Fall Festivals
Free!

Best For
Kids
Oct13

Free Concert: Play-diem Fall Tour

at Asser Levy Playground (in Asser Levy Park), Brooklyn

12:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Stop by Play-diem's final concert of the 2013 season.
Category: Concerts, Festivals, Kids, Waterfront, Fall Festivals
Free!

Best For
Kids
Oct13

Valentine-Varian House Tour: Foodways of the Past

at Valentine-Varian House (in Valentine Varian House), Bronx

1:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
Come experience what 18th century Bronx residents feasted on this food-based tour of the Valentine-Varian House.
Category: Education, History, Tours, Historic House Trust Festival, Food
Free!

Oct13

Mealtime in Poe's Era: Free House Tours

at Edgar Allen Poe Cottage (in Poe Park), Bronx

1:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
On your tour of Poe Cottage, you'll hear about new technologies that eased food preparation and daily life in the mid-19th Century.
Category: Education, History, Tours, Historic House Trust Festival, Food
Free!

Oct13

Special Performance and Backstage Tour: Hansel and Gretel's Halloween Adventure

at Morris-Jumel Mansion (in Roger Morris Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
City Parks Foundation is reserving 20 free seats to each 1:00 p.m. performance of "Hansel & Gretel's Halloween Adventure." There will be a Backstage tour and…
Category: Kids, Theater, Tours, Historic House Trust Festival
Free!

Best For
Kids
Oct13

Free Guided Tours: From Constitution to the Civil War

at King Manor Museum (in Rufus King Park), Queens

1:00 p.m.2:30 p.m.
Come visit the home of this outspoken opponent of slavery. Fre guided tours of King Manor Museum. Last tour begins at 2pm.
Category: Education, History, Tours, Historic House Trust Festival
Free!

Oct13

Journey Through Queens History: Tour the Homestead & the Queens Historical Society

at Kingsland Homestead, Queens

1:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
Built in 1785, Kingsland Homestead is now the home of the Queens Historical Society. Tour the Kingsland Homestead and visit the gift shop to find out more about historic…
Category: Education, Tours, Historic House Trust Festival

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