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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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Saturday, October 12, 2013

Oct12

A Conversation with General George Washington

at Van Cortlandt House Museum (in Van Cortlandt Park), Bronx

11:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Come visit and speak to George Washington as he gives you a tour of the Van Cortlandt House Museum.
Category: Education, History, Tours, Historic House Trust Festival
Free!

Oct12

Special Tour: From the Cellar to the Attic

at Wyckoff Farmhouse Museum (in Fidler-Wyckoff House Park), Brooklyn

11:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
Take this rare opportunity to see the attic of a 17th - century Dutch colonial dwelling, featuring original timbers. Get a sneak peek at the 18th century root cellar,…
Category: Education, History, Tours, Historic House Trust Festival, Food
Free!

Oct12

Open House New York: Prisonship Martyr's Monument

at Prison Ship Martyrs Monument (in Fort Greene Park), Brooklyn

11:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
More than 11,500 men, women, and children perished on British prison ships in the Revolutionary War. Some of their remains were interred in a crypt on this site.
Category: Education, History, Tours, Talks
Free!

Oct12

Birding: Raptor Migration

at High Rock Ranger Station (in High Rock Park), Staten Island

11:00 a.m.
We offer birding programs throughout the year and our Exploration series focuses on unique wildlife viewing opportunities during particular seasons. Birding programs are…
Category: Birding, Nature
Free!

Oct12

Lamp Exchange

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

11:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
We continue to shine a light on Latimer's historic achievement with a "Lamp Exchange." Come bring an old lamp and swap it for another new old lamp!
Category: History
Free!

Oct12

Pumpkin Patch

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

11:00 a.m.4:30 p.m.
October is pumpkin month at the Farm! Enjoy crisp autumn air as you wander through the planting fields to find their favorite pumpkin. A fun farm treat for the whole family!
Category: Kids

Best For
Kids
Oct12

The "Clear Comfort" Tea Room Tour

at Alice Austen House Museum (in Alice Austen Park), Staten Island This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Enjoy your afternoon with some tea and biscuits while learning about one of America's earliest and most profilic photographers by touring her historic home. The tours will…
Category: History, Tours, Historic House Trust Festival, Food
Free!

Oct12

Pumpkin Picking at Decker Farm Stand

at Decker Farm, Staten Island

11:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Visit the historic 1800s Decker Farm and enjoy a guided tour through the 1810 farmhouse and a hayride. Purchase a pumpking to bring home. Free shuttle bus service from…
Category: Kids, Tours, Historic House Trust Festival

Best For
Kids
Oct12

The Legacy of Seguine Mansion: Special Tour

at Seguine Mansion, Staten Island

11:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
Discover the beauty of Seguine Mansion, which overlooks Prince's Bay. Learn about the the significance of the estate in Staten Island's history.
Category: History, Tours, Historic House Trust Festival
Free!

Oct12

It's My Park Day Sumner Playground (PS 59)

at Sumner Playground, Brooklyn

11:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
On It's My Park Day, please join Brooklyn Community Board 3 and M.O.V.E., Inc. at Sumner Playground as they host a free event with arts and visioning.
Category: Volunteer, It's My Park Day
Free!

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