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History

Travel back in time with these history walks and lectures. Learn about the city's epic past, and visit some of its less-known relics. Want to learn more? Visit our Parks History page.

History Events

Saturday, January 31, 2015

Jan 31

Remembering Yesterday: Queens and Its World's Fairs

at Kingsland Homestead , Queens

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Remembering is both a collective and a personal activity. In this exhibition, both are on display in relation to two World’s Fairs that took place in Flushing, Queens in…

Sunday, February 1, 2015

Feb 1

Historic New York: The World's Fair

at Unisphere (in Flushing Meadows Corona Park) , Queens

1:00 p.m.
Rangers will be hosting a historic walk through the1939-1940 and 1964-1965 site of the World's Fair, now known as Flushing Meadows Corona Park.
Free!

Feb 1

Central Park Tour: Iconic Views of Central Park

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

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Learn about the park's history and how its designers, Frederick Law Olmsted and Calvert Vaux, struggled to make their vision our reality.

Feb 1

Remembering Yesterday: Queens and Its World's Fairs

at Kingsland Homestead , Queens

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Remembering is both a collective and a personal activity. In this exhibition, both are on display in relation to two World’s Fairs that took place in Flushing, Queens in…

Monday, February 2, 2015

Feb 2

Exhibition: The Migration

at Arsenal (in Central Park) , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
NYC Parks’ Ebony Society invites you to celebrate Black History Month with the Arsenal Gallery exhbition The Migration.
Free!

Feb 2

Central Park Tour: Southern Welcome Tour

at Inside the Park at Fifth Avenue and 61st Street (in Central Park) , Manhattan

12:00 p.m.12:45 p.m.
Travel past the Pond and Gapstow Bridge, and on to the Dairy on this trip through the southern Park highlights.
Free!

Tuesday, February 3, 2015

Feb 3

Exhibition: The Migration

at Arsenal (in Central Park) , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
NYC Parks’ Ebony Society invites you to celebrate Black History Month with the Arsenal Gallery exhbition The Migration.
Free!

Feb 3

Central Park Tour: Northern Forts

at Charles A. Dana Discovery Center (in Central Park) , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

12:00 p.m.1:30 p.m.
History buffs will love this tour of key sites in the American Revolution and the War of 1812.

Feb 3

Remembering Yesterday: Queens and Its World's Fairs

at Kingsland Homestead , Queens

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Remembering is both a collective and a personal activity. In this exhibition, both are on display in relation to two World’s Fairs that took place in Flushing, Queens in…

Wednesday, February 4, 2015

Feb 4

Exhibition: The Migration

at Arsenal (in Central Park) , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
NYC Parks’ Ebony Society invites you to celebrate Black History Month with the Arsenal Gallery exhbition The Migration.
Free!

Thursday, February 5, 2015

Feb 5

Exhibition: The Migration

at Arsenal (in Central Park) , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
NYC Parks’ Ebony Society invites you to celebrate Black History Month with the Arsenal Gallery exhbition The Migration.
Free!

Feb 5

Central Park Tour: Heart of the Park

at East 72 Street and Fifth Avenue (in Central Park) , Manhattan

12:00 p.m.1:30 p.m.
See some of the park's most famous landmarks, including Conservatory Water, Bethesda Terrace, the Lake, and Strawberry Fields, on this east-to-west walk.
Free!

Friday, February 6, 2015

Feb 6

Exhibition: The Migration

at Arsenal (in Central Park) , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
NYC Parks’ Ebony Society invites you to celebrate Black History Month with the Arsenal Gallery exhbition The Migration.
Free!

Feb 6

Central Park Tour: West Side Stories

at 81st Street and Central Park West (in Central Park) , Manhattan

12:00 p.m.1:30 p.m.
Discover some of the secret spots that West Siders know all-too-well: a lost village, a poetic garden, the Oak Bridge, and a tear drop-shaped landscape that memorializes a fallen musical icon.

Saturday, February 7, 2015

Feb 7

Central Park Tour: West Side Stories

at 81st Street and Central Park West (in Central Park) , Manhattan

12:00 p.m.1:30 p.m.
Discover some of the secret spots that West Siders know all-too-well: a lost village, a poetic garden, the Oak Bridge, and a tear drop-shaped landscape that memorializes a fallen musical icon.

Feb 7

Victorian Valentine Workshop

at Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum (in Pelham Bay Park) , Bronx

1:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Show that you care—not with a boring, store-bought card, but with a handmade, full-of-charm, sure-to-woo original creation.

Best For
Kids
Feb 7

Central Park Tour: Northern Welcome Tour

at East 106th Street Entrance (in Central Park) , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.2:45 p.m.
See the park’s northernmost highlights on this walk from Conservatory Garden, along the Harlem Meer and past the North Woods.
Free!

Feb 7

Remembering Yesterday: Queens and Its World's Fairs

at Kingsland Homestead , Queens

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Remembering is both a collective and a personal activity. In this exhibition, both are on display in relation to two World’s Fairs that took place in Flushing, Queens in…

Sunday, February 8, 2015

Feb 8

Central Park Tour: Southern Welcome Tour

at Inside the Park at Fifth Avenue and 61st Street (in Central Park) , Manhattan

12:00 p.m.12:45 p.m.
Travel past the Pond and Gapstow Bridge, and on to the Dairy on this trip through the southern Park highlights.
Free!

Feb 8

Remembering Yesterday: Queens and Its World's Fairs

at Kingsland Homestead , Queens

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Remembering is both a collective and a personal activity. In this exhibition, both are on display in relation to two World’s Fairs that took place in Flushing, Queens in…

Monday, February 9, 2015

Feb 9

Exhibition: The Migration

at Arsenal (in Central Park) , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
NYC Parks’ Ebony Society invites you to celebrate Black History Month with the Arsenal Gallery exhbition The Migration.
Free!

Feb 9

Central Park Tour: Northern Welcome Tour

at East 106th Street Entrance (in Central Park) , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

12:00 p.m.12:45 p.m.
See the park’s northernmost highlights on this walk from Conservatory Garden, along the Harlem Meer and past the North Woods.
Free!

Tuesday, February 10, 2015

Feb 10

Exhibition: The Migration

at Arsenal (in Central Park) , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
NYC Parks’ Ebony Society invites you to celebrate Black History Month with the Arsenal Gallery exhbition The Migration.
Free!

Feb 10

Central Park Tour: Iconic Views of Central Park

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

12:00 p.m.1:30 p.m.
Learn about the park's history and how its designers, Frederick Law Olmsted and Calvert Vaux, struggled to make their vision our reality.

Feb 10

Remembering Yesterday: Queens and Its World's Fairs

at Kingsland Homestead , Queens

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Remembering is both a collective and a personal activity. In this exhibition, both are on display in relation to two World’s Fairs that took place in Flushing, Queens in…

Wednesday, February 11, 2015

Feb 11

Exhibition: The Migration

at Arsenal (in Central Park) , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
NYC Parks’ Ebony Society invites you to celebrate Black History Month with the Arsenal Gallery exhbition The Migration.
Free!

Thursday, February 12, 2015

Feb 12

Exhibition: The Migration

at Arsenal (in Central Park) , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
NYC Parks’ Ebony Society invites you to celebrate Black History Month with the Arsenal Gallery exhbition The Migration.
Free!

Feb 12

Central Park Tour: Belvedere's Kingdom

at Belvedere Castle (in Central Park) , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

12:00 p.m.1:30 p.m.
Take a walk around the landscapes dominated by historic Belvedere Castle. See some of the area's featured attractions, including the Great Lawn, Turtle Pond, Shakespeare Garden, and the Obelisk.

Friday, February 13, 2015

Feb 13

Exhibition: The Migration

at Arsenal (in Central Park) , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
NYC Parks’ Ebony Society invites you to celebrate Black History Month with the Arsenal Gallery exhbition The Migration.
Free!

Feb 13

Central Park Tour: Heart of the Park

at East 72 Street and Fifth Avenue (in Central Park) , Manhattan

12:00 p.m.1:30 p.m.
See some of the park's most famous landmarks, including Conservatory Water, Bethesda Terrace, the Lake, and Strawberry Fields, on this east-to-west walk.
Free!

Saturday, February 14, 2015

Feb 14

Hands-on History: 19th Century Valentines

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

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Celebrate with your loved ones at King Manor! Decorate a picture frame and create 19th century-inspired Valentines to give to your sweetheart. Families with children of all ages are…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Feb 14

Historic New York: Foundations of Inwood

at Payson Center (in Inwood Hill Park) , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.
Learn about the early residents and history of Inwood Hill Park.
Free!

Feb 14

Community Conversations for Kids: Democracy

at Kingsland Homestead , Queens

1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
In another New York Council for the Humanities’ Conversations with Kids program, this time focusing on the topic of democracy, we will read and discuss the book Pearl…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Feb 14

Central Park Tour: Southern Welcome Tour

at Inside the Park at Fifth Avenue and 61st Street (in Central Park) , Manhattan

2:00 p.m.2:45 p.m.
Travel past the Pond and Gapstow Bridge, and on to the Dairy on this trip through the southern Park highlights.
Free!

Feb 14

Remembering Yesterday: Queens and Its World's Fairs

at Kingsland Homestead , Queens

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Remembering is both a collective and a personal activity. In this exhibition, both are on display in relation to two World’s Fairs that took place in Flushing, Queens in…

Sunday, February 15, 2015

Feb 15

Central Park Tour: Heart of the Park

at East 72 Street and Fifth Avenue (in Central Park) , Manhattan

12:00 p.m.1:30 p.m.
See some of the park's most famous landmarks, including Conservatory Water, Bethesda Terrace, the Lake, and Strawberry Fields, on this east-to-west walk.
Free!

Feb 15

Central Park Tour: Iconic Views of Central Park

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

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Learn about the park's history and how its designers, Frederick Law Olmsted and Calvert Vaux, struggled to make their vision our reality.

Feb 15

Remembering Yesterday: Queens and Its World's Fairs

at Kingsland Homestead , Queens

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Remembering is both a collective and a personal activity. In this exhibition, both are on display in relation to two World’s Fairs that took place in Flushing, Queens in…

Monday, February 16, 2015

Feb 16

Exhibition: The Migration

at Arsenal (in Central Park) , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
NYC Parks’ Ebony Society invites you to celebrate Black History Month with the Arsenal Gallery exhbition The Migration.
Free!

Feb 16

Central Park Tour: West Side Stories

at 81st Street and Central Park West (in Central Park) , Manhattan

12:00 p.m.1:30 p.m.
Discover some of the secret spots that West Siders know all-too-well: a lost village, a poetic garden, the Oak Bridge, and a tear drop-shaped landscape that memorializes a fallen musical icon.

Tuesday, February 17, 2015

Feb 17

Exhibition: The Migration

at Arsenal (in Central Park) , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
NYC Parks’ Ebony Society invites you to celebrate Black History Month with the Arsenal Gallery exhbition The Migration.
Free!

Feb 17

Central Park Tour: Heart of the Park

at East 72 Street and Fifth Avenue (in Central Park) , Manhattan

12:00 p.m.1:30 p.m.
See some of the park's most famous landmarks, including Conservatory Water, Bethesda Terrace, the Lake, and Strawberry Fields, on this east-to-west walk.
Free!

Feb 17

Celebrate Black History Month: George Washington Carver Workshop

at Queens Botanical Garden , Queens

1:30 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Learn how plants played an important role in his early life and about his later achievements in botany, agriculture, chemurgy, botanical illustration, industrial engineering, and medicine.

Best For
Kids
Feb 17

Remembering Yesterday: Queens and Its World's Fairs

at Kingsland Homestead , Queens

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Remembering is both a collective and a personal activity. In this exhibition, both are on display in relation to two World’s Fairs that took place in Flushing, Queens in…

Wednesday, February 18, 2015

Feb 18

Exhibition: The Migration

at Arsenal (in Central Park) , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
NYC Parks’ Ebony Society invites you to celebrate Black History Month with the Arsenal Gallery exhbition The Migration.
Free!

Thursday, February 19, 2015

Feb 19

Exhibition: The Migration

at Arsenal (in Central Park) , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
NYC Parks’ Ebony Society invites you to celebrate Black History Month with the Arsenal Gallery exhbition The Migration.
Free!

Friday, February 20, 2015

Feb 20

Exhibition: The Migration

at Arsenal (in Central Park) , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
NYC Parks’ Ebony Society invites you to celebrate Black History Month with the Arsenal Gallery exhbition The Migration.
Free!

Saturday, February 21, 2015

Feb 21

Central Park Tour: Northern Welcome Tour

at East 106th Street Entrance (in Central Park) , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

12:00 p.m.12:45 p.m.
See the park’s northernmost highlights on this walk from Conservatory Garden, along the Harlem Meer and past the North Woods.
Free!

Feb 21

Lunar New Year Celebration

at Queens Botanical Garden , Queens

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
After watching the Flushing Lunar New Year Parade, come to Queens Botanical Garden for children's craft activities and celebrate the Year of the Sheep!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Feb 21

Streetcars Making A Comeback In The Bronx?

at The Bronx County Archives , Bronx  This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Bob Diamond, Chairman of the Brooklyn Historic Railroad Association, will discuss the feasibility of new streetcar lines for the Bronx.
Free!

Feb 21

Central Park Tour: Iconic Views of Central Park

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

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Learn about the park's history and how its designers, Frederick Law Olmsted and Calvert Vaux, struggled to make their vision our reality.

Feb 21

Remembering Yesterday: Queens and Its World's Fairs

at Kingsland Homestead , Queens

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Remembering is both a collective and a personal activity. In this exhibition, both are on display in relation to two World’s Fairs that took place in Flushing, Queens in…

Sunday, February 22, 2015

Feb 22

Central Park Tour: West Side Stories

at 81st Street and Central Park West (in Central Park) , Manhattan

12:00 p.m.1:30 p.m.
Discover some of the secret spots that West Siders know all-too-well: a lost village, a poetic garden, the Oak Bridge, and a tear drop-shaped landscape that memorializes a fallen musical icon.

Feb 22

Central Park Tour: Southern Welcome Tour

at Inside the Park at Fifth Avenue and 61st Street (in Central Park) , Manhattan

2:00 p.m.2:45 p.m.
Travel past the Pond and Gapstow Bridge, and on to the Dairy on this trip through the southern Park highlights.
Free!

Feb 22

Remembering Yesterday: Queens and Its World's Fairs

at Kingsland Homestead , Queens

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Remembering is both a collective and a personal activity. In this exhibition, both are on display in relation to two World’s Fairs that took place in Flushing, Queens in…

Monday, February 23, 2015

Feb 23

Exhibition: The Migration

at Arsenal (in Central Park) , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
NYC Parks’ Ebony Society invites you to celebrate Black History Month with the Arsenal Gallery exhbition The Migration.
Free!

Feb 23

Central Park Tour: Heart of the Park

at East 72 Street and Fifth Avenue (in Central Park) , Manhattan

12:00 p.m.1:30 p.m.
See some of the park's most famous landmarks, including Conservatory Water, Bethesda Terrace, the Lake, and Strawberry Fields, on this east-to-west walk.
Free!

Tuesday, February 24, 2015

Feb 24

Exhibition: The Migration

at Arsenal (in Central Park) , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
NYC Parks’ Ebony Society invites you to celebrate Black History Month with the Arsenal Gallery exhbition The Migration.
Free!

Feb 24

Central Park Tour: Belvedere's Kingdom

at Belvedere Castle (in Central Park) , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

12:00 p.m.1:30 p.m.
Take a walk around the landscapes dominated by historic Belvedere Castle. See some of the area's featured attractions, including the Great Lawn, Turtle Pond, Shakespeare Garden, and the Obelisk.

Feb 24

Remembering Yesterday: Queens and Its World's Fairs

at Kingsland Homestead , Queens

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Remembering is both a collective and a personal activity. In this exhibition, both are on display in relation to two World’s Fairs that took place in Flushing, Queens in…

Thursday, February 26, 2015

Feb 26

Central Park Tour: Heart of the Park

at East 72 Street and Fifth Avenue (in Central Park) , Manhattan

12:00 p.m.1:30 p.m.
See some of the park's most famous landmarks, including Conservatory Water, Bethesda Terrace, the Lake, and Strawberry Fields, on this east-to-west walk.
Free!

Feb 26

Local Author Spotlight

at Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum (in Pelham Bay Park) , Bronx

7:30 p.m.
Emita Brady Hill and Janet Butler Munch discuss personal, uncensored stories of life in the Bronx before, during, and after the troubled years of arson and flight in the 1970s and 80s.

Must See
Event

Friday, February 27, 2015

Feb 27

Central Park Tour: Iconic Views of Central Park

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

12:00 p.m.1:30 p.m.
Learn about the park's history and how its designers, Frederick Law Olmsted and Calvert Vaux, struggled to make their vision our reality.

Saturday, February 28, 2015

Feb 28

Central Park Tour: Northern Forts

at Charles A. Dana Discovery Center (in Central Park) , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

12:00 p.m.1:30 p.m.
History buffs will love this tour of key sites in the American Revolution and the War of 1812.

Feb 28

Fort Totten Tunnel Tour

at Fort Totten Visitor's Center (in Fort Totten Park) , Queens  This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.
This historic walking tour will transport you back in time to the nineteenth century. Come see an unfamiliar part of Fort Totten, forgotten and mysterious.
Free!

Must See
Event
Feb 28

Central Park Tour: Heart of the Park

at East 72 Street and Fifth Avenue (in Central Park) , Manhattan

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
See some of the park's most famous landmarks, including Conservatory Water, Bethesda Terrace, the Lake, and Strawberry Fields, on this east-to-west walk.
Free!

Feb 28

Remembering Yesterday: Queens and Its World's Fairs

at Kingsland Homestead , Queens

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Remembering is both a collective and a personal activity. In this exhibition, both are on display in relation to two World’s Fairs that took place in Flushing, Queens in…

Feb 28

Lantern Night Hike

at Central Park , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

7:00 p.m.
Discover Central Park and the Belvedere Castle at night.
Free!

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Kids
Feb 28

A Midwinter Night's Dream

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

7:30 p.m.10:00 p.m.
While our jazz band plays, enjoy tasty bites, sweet delights, and a champagne punch.

Sunday, March 1, 2015

Mar 1

Historic New York: Goodhue Park

at Clinton Avenue and Prospect Avenue (in Goodhue Park) , Staten Island

1:00 p.m.
Newly acquired by the Department of Parks and Recreation, Goodhue Park is home to a variety of wildlife. Be the first to explore the trails on a tour.
Free!

Must See
Event
Mar 1

Remembering Yesterday: Queens and Its World's Fairs

at Kingsland Homestead , Queens

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Remembering is both a collective and a personal activity. In this exhibition, both are on display in relation to two World’s Fairs that took place in Flushing, Queens in…

Tuesday, March 3, 2015

Mar 3

Remembering Yesterday: Queens and Its World's Fairs

at Kingsland Homestead , Queens

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Remembering is both a collective and a personal activity. In this exhibition, both are on display in relation to two World’s Fairs that took place in Flushing, Queens in…

Saturday, March 7, 2015

Mar 7

Remembering Yesterday: Queens and Its World's Fairs

at Kingsland Homestead , Queens

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Remembering is both a collective and a personal activity. In this exhibition, both are on display in relation to two World’s Fairs that took place in Flushing, Queens in…

Sunday, March 8, 2015

Mar 8

Remembering Yesterday: Queens and Its World's Fairs

at Kingsland Homestead , Queens

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Remembering is both a collective and a personal activity. In this exhibition, both are on display in relation to two World’s Fairs that took place in Flushing, Queens in…

Mar 8

New York State Pavilion: Lecture & Book Signing by Author Christian Kellberg

at Kingsland Homestead , Queens

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Christian Kellberg is privileged to have been part of a volunteer effort to paint the New York State Pavilion mezzanine over the last three years.

Tuesday, March 10, 2015

Mar 10

Remembering Yesterday: Queens and Its World's Fairs

at Kingsland Homestead , Queens

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Remembering is both a collective and a personal activity. In this exhibition, both are on display in relation to two World’s Fairs that took place in Flushing, Queens in…

Saturday, March 14, 2015

Mar 14

Hands-on History: You've Got Mail!

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

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Write a letter with a quill and ink, just like Rufus King! Hear a true story about a dog that helped postal workers in the 19th century. Take a museum tour and see a mailbox used in…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Mar 14

Soundview II: Historic Walking Tour

at Whitlock Avenue Train station , Bronx

1:00 p.m.2:30 p.m.
Join Bronx County Historical Society Educator Angel Hernandez on a historic stroll through Soundview as he points out historic sites, as well as the present attractions of the area.

Mar 14

Remembering Yesterday: Queens and Its World's Fairs

at Kingsland Homestead , Queens

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Remembering is both a collective and a personal activity. In this exhibition, both are on display in relation to two World’s Fairs that took place in Flushing, Queens in…

Sunday, March 15, 2015

Mar 15

Remembering Yesterday: Queens and Its World's Fairs

at Kingsland Homestead , Queens

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Remembering is both a collective and a personal activity. In this exhibition, both are on display in relation to two World’s Fairs that took place in Flushing, Queens in…

Tuesday, March 17, 2015

Mar 17

Remembering Yesterday: Queens and Its World's Fairs

at Kingsland Homestead , Queens

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Remembering is both a collective and a personal activity. In this exhibition, both are on display in relation to two World’s Fairs that took place in Flushing, Queens in…

Saturday, March 21, 2015

Mar 21

Women's History Month: A Look at Bronx Women in the 17th and 18th Centuries

at The Bronx County Archives , Bronx  This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Courageous pioneers with their wives settled here in a time of uncertainty. Learn about some of the women who settled here.
Free!

Mar 21

Remembering Yesterday: Queens and Its World's Fairs

at Kingsland Homestead , Queens

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Remembering is both a collective and a personal activity. In this exhibition, both are on display in relation to two World’s Fairs that took place in Flushing, Queens in…

Sunday, March 22, 2015

Mar 22

Historic New York: Nature and Design

at Grand Army Plaza Arch (in Grand Army Plaza) , Brooklyn  This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.
Enjoy transversing the trails of Prospect Park as you learn more about the work of Frederick Law Olmsted and Calvert Vaux.
Free!

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Event
Mar 22

Remembering Yesterday: Queens and Its World's Fairs

at Kingsland Homestead , Queens

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Remembering is both a collective and a personal activity. In this exhibition, both are on display in relation to two World’s Fairs that took place in Flushing, Queens in…

Mar 22

Film Screening: The World of Tomorrow

at Kingsland Homestead , Queens

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
The World of Tomorrow is a feature documentary that looks at the great 1939 New York World’s Fair.

Tuesday, March 24, 2015

Mar 24

Remembering Yesterday: Queens and Its World's Fairs

at Kingsland Homestead , Queens

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Remembering is both a collective and a personal activity. In this exhibition, both are on display in relation to two World’s Fairs that took place in Flushing, Queens in…

Saturday, March 28, 2015

Mar 28

Ranger's Choice: Gravesend Cemetery Tour

at Gravesend Cemetery , Brooklyn

11:00 a.m.
Dating back to 1643, Gravesend Cemetery is the final resting place of many prominent early residents of old Brooklyn. We will explore the cemetery while sharing their stories. Participants are chosen by lottery.
Free!

Must See
Event
Mar 28

Remembering Yesterday: Queens and Its World's Fairs

at Kingsland Homestead , Queens

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Remembering is both a collective and a personal activity. In this exhibition, both are on display in relation to two World’s Fairs that took place in Flushing, Queens in…

Sunday, March 29, 2015

Mar 29

Remembering Yesterday: Queens and Its World's Fairs

at Kingsland Homestead , Queens

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Remembering is both a collective and a personal activity. In this exhibition, both are on display in relation to two World’s Fairs that took place in Flushing, Queens in…

Tuesday, March 31, 2015

Mar 31

Remembering Yesterday: Queens and Its World's Fairs

at Kingsland Homestead , Queens

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Remembering is both a collective and a personal activity. In this exhibition, both are on display in relation to two World’s Fairs that took place in Flushing, Queens in…

Saturday, April 4, 2015

Apr 4

Remembering Yesterday: Queens and Its World's Fairs

at Kingsland Homestead , Queens

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Remembering is both a collective and a personal activity. In this exhibition, both are on display in relation to two World’s Fairs that took place in Flushing, Queens in…

Sunday, April 5, 2015

Apr 5

Remembering Yesterday: Queens and Its World's Fairs

at Kingsland Homestead , Queens

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Remembering is both a collective and a personal activity. In this exhibition, both are on display in relation to two World’s Fairs that took place in Flushing, Queens in…

Tuesday, April 7, 2015

Apr 7

Remembering Yesterday: Queens and Its World's Fairs

at Kingsland Homestead , Queens

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Remembering is both a collective and a personal activity. In this exhibition, both are on display in relation to two World’s Fairs that took place in Flushing, Queens in…

Saturday, April 11, 2015

Apr 11

Remembering Yesterday: Queens and Its World's Fairs

at Kingsland Homestead , Queens

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Remembering is both a collective and a personal activity. In this exhibition, both are on display in relation to two World’s Fairs that took place in Flushing, Queens in…

Sunday, April 12, 2015

Apr 12

Remembering Yesterday: Queens and Its World's Fairs

at Kingsland Homestead , Queens

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Remembering is both a collective and a personal activity. In this exhibition, both are on display in relation to two World’s Fairs that took place in Flushing, Queens in…

Apr 12

The New York World’s Fairs in 3D: A Stereoscopic Projection Show

at Kingsland Homestead , Queens

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Robert Munn and Sandra Cook of the Depthography Group will be presenting their “World’s Fairs in 3D” Stereoscopic Projection Show. The show consists of over 28…

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Tuesday, April 14, 2015

Apr 14

Remembering Yesterday: Queens and Its World's Fairs

at Kingsland Homestead , Queens

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Remembering is both a collective and a personal activity. In this exhibition, both are on display in relation to two World’s Fairs that took place in Flushing, Queens in…

Saturday, April 18, 2015

Apr 18

Remembering Yesterday: Queens and Its World's Fairs

at Kingsland Homestead , Queens

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Remembering is both a collective and a personal activity. In this exhibition, both are on display in relation to two World’s Fairs that took place in Flushing, Queens in…

Sunday, April 19, 2015

Apr 19

Remembering Yesterday: Queens and Its World's Fairs

at Kingsland Homestead , Queens

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Remembering is both a collective and a personal activity. In this exhibition, both are on display in relation to two World’s Fairs that took place in Flushing, Queens in…

Tuesday, April 21, 2015

Apr 21

Remembering Yesterday: Queens and Its World's Fairs

at Kingsland Homestead , Queens

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Remembering is both a collective and a personal activity. In this exhibition, both are on display in relation to two World’s Fairs that took place in Flushing, Queens in…

Saturday, April 25, 2015

Apr 25

High Bridge Historic Neighborhood Walk Tour

at 167th Street Train station , Bronx

1:00 p.m.2:30 p.m.
Considered an engineering marvel of the day, High Bridge is a classic example of how an ancient system of water technology can play a major role in the expansion of a metropolis. It…

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Apr 25

Remembering Yesterday: Queens and Its World's Fairs

at Kingsland Homestead , Queens

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Remembering is both a collective and a personal activity. In this exhibition, both are on display in relation to two World’s Fairs that took place in Flushing, Queens in…

Sunday, April 26, 2015

Apr 26

Remembering Yesterday: Queens and Its World's Fairs

at Kingsland Homestead , Queens

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Remembering is both a collective and a personal activity. In this exhibition, both are on display in relation to two World’s Fairs that took place in Flushing, Queens in…

Apr 26

Film Screening: To Be Alive!; To The Fair!; and Unisphere: The Biggest World on Earth

at Kingsland Homestead , Queens

2:30 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Three short films will be shown about the 1964 World’s Fair.

Tuesday, April 28, 2015

Apr 28

Remembering Yesterday: Queens and Its World's Fairs

at Kingsland Homestead , Queens

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Remembering is both a collective and a personal activity. In this exhibition, both are on display in relation to two World’s Fairs that took place in Flushing, Queens in…

Saturday, May 2, 2015

May 2

Remembering Yesterday: Queens and Its World's Fairs

at Kingsland Homestead , Queens

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Remembering is both a collective and a personal activity. In this exhibition, both are on display in relation to two World’s Fairs that took place in Flushing, Queens in…

Sunday, May 3, 2015

May 3

Remembering Yesterday: Queens and Its World's Fairs

at Kingsland Homestead , Queens

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Remembering is both a collective and a personal activity. In this exhibition, both are on display in relation to two World’s Fairs that took place in Flushing, Queens in…

Tuesday, May 5, 2015

May 5

Remembering Yesterday: Queens and Its World's Fairs

at Kingsland Homestead , Queens

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Remembering is both a collective and a personal activity. In this exhibition, both are on display in relation to two World’s Fairs that took place in Flushing, Queens in…

Saturday, May 9, 2015

May 9

Bronx Week: Marvelous Mott Haven Historic Walking Tour

at East 138th Street and Lincoln Avenue , Bronx

1:30 p.m.3:00 p.m.
The southernmost section of our borough, Mott Haven was one of the first communities to be urbanized across the Harlem River.

May 9

Remembering Yesterday: Queens and Its World's Fairs

at Kingsland Homestead , Queens

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Remembering is both a collective and a personal activity. In this exhibition, both are on display in relation to two World’s Fairs that took place in Flushing, Queens in…

Sunday, May 10, 2015

May 10

Remembering Yesterday: Queens and Its World's Fairs

at Kingsland Homestead , Queens

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Remembering is both a collective and a personal activity. In this exhibition, both are on display in relation to two World’s Fairs that took place in Flushing, Queens in…

Tuesday, May 12, 2015

May 12

Remembering Yesterday: Queens and Its World's Fairs

at Kingsland Homestead , Queens

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Remembering is both a collective and a personal activity. In this exhibition, both are on display in relation to two World’s Fairs that took place in Flushing, Queens in…

Saturday, May 16, 2015

May 16

Remembering Yesterday: Queens and Its World's Fairs

at Kingsland Homestead , Queens

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Remembering is both a collective and a personal activity. In this exhibition, both are on display in relation to two World’s Fairs that took place in Flushing, Queens in…

Sunday, May 17, 2015

May 17

Remembering Yesterday: Queens and Its World's Fairs

at Kingsland Homestead , Queens

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Remembering is both a collective and a personal activity. In this exhibition, both are on display in relation to two World’s Fairs that took place in Flushing, Queens in…

Tuesday, May 19, 2015

May 19

Remembering Yesterday: Queens and Its World's Fairs

at Kingsland Homestead , Queens

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Remembering is both a collective and a personal activity. In this exhibition, both are on display in relation to two World’s Fairs that took place in Flushing, Queens in…

Saturday, May 23, 2015

May 23

Remembering Yesterday: Queens and Its World's Fairs

at Kingsland Homestead , Queens

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Remembering is both a collective and a personal activity. In this exhibition, both are on display in relation to two World’s Fairs that took place in Flushing, Queens in…

Sunday, May 24, 2015

May 24

Remembering Yesterday: Queens and Its World's Fairs

at Kingsland Homestead , Queens

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Remembering is both a collective and a personal activity. In this exhibition, both are on display in relation to two World’s Fairs that took place in Flushing, Queens in…

Tuesday, May 26, 2015

May 26

Remembering Yesterday: Queens and Its World's Fairs

at Kingsland Homestead , Queens

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Remembering is both a collective and a personal activity. In this exhibition, both are on display in relation to two World’s Fairs that took place in Flushing, Queens in…

Saturday, May 30, 2015

May 30

Remembering Yesterday: Queens and Its World's Fairs

at Kingsland Homestead , Queens

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Remembering is both a collective and a personal activity. In this exhibition, both are on display in relation to two World’s Fairs that took place in Flushing, Queens in…

Sunday, May 31, 2015

May 31

Remembering Yesterday: Queens and Its World's Fairs

at Kingsland Homestead , Queens

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Remembering is both a collective and a personal activity. In this exhibition, both are on display in relation to two World’s Fairs that took place in Flushing, Queens in…

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