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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.

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from October 13, 2012 (x) to April 25, 2026

Sunday, October 13, 2013

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

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

Oct13

Tour of Jacob Tysen House (Presented by Historic Richmond Town)

at Judge Jacob Tysen House, Staten Island

1:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
Come visit and tour the Judge Jacob Tysen House.
Category: History, Tours, Historic House Trust Festival
Free!

Oct13

Tour of Voorlezer's House

at Historic Richmond Town (in LaTourette Park & Golf Course), Staten Island This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
Tour the Voorlezer's House, the oldest wooden school house in North America, built by the Dutch Reformed Congregation.
Category: History, Tours, Historic House Trust Festival
Free!

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Oct13

Free Admission to the Edgar Allan Poe Cottage

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

1:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
This year, the Edgar Allan Poe Cottage will participate in Openhouse NY and Historic House Trust Festival.
Category: Education, History, Tours, Historic House Trust Festival
Free!

Oct13

Glass Painting Demonstration with Cristina Cipriani

at Lewis H. Latimer House (in Lewis H Latimer House), Queens

1:30 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Come and see the free art demonstrations for children and young adults by Cristina Cipriani, in the Latimer House's fall garden.
Category: Arts & Crafts, History, Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Oct13

Artist Talk about Quakers with Liz DiGiorgio

at Kingsland Homestead, Queens

1:30 p.m.2:30 p.m.
Liz DiGiorgio will discuss her work, which is featured in Practicing Equality: Quakers in Queens, in terms of its connections to American landscape painting and its ties to Quaker…
Category: Education, History, Talks
Free!

Oct13

The Haunted Pumpkin Garden at The New York Botanical Garden

at The New York Botanical Garden, Bronx This is an Accessible location

1:30 p.m.5:30 p.m.
The Haunted Pumpkin Garden is back and spookier than ever! Experience the thrills and chills of the season with a garden full of scary fun.
Category: Nature, Kids, Halloween

Must See
Event
Oct13

Farmer-Led Tours of Queens County Farm Museum

at Queens County Farm Museum (in Queens Farm Park), Queens This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.
Take a tour of Queens County Farm Museum's 30 acres, led by one of their farmers. Maximum amount of people per tour is 50. This is event is part of OpenHouseNewYork…
Category: Nature, History, Tours, Historic House Trust Festival
Free!

Oct13

Garden Highlights Walks at Wave Hill

at Perkins Visitors Center (in Wave Hill), Bronx

2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Join us for an hour-long tour of seasonal garden highlights.
Category: Nature, Tours, Fall Foliage

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