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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

Wednesday, October 1, 2014

Oct 1

The NY World’s Fairs and the Port Authority Bringing Trade, Travel and Tourism to Queens, The Region and the World

at Queens Botanical Garden , Queens

8:30 a.m.5:30 p.m.
In our continuing celebration of the New York World's Fairs, enjoy this Port Authority multimedia exhibit.

Thursday, October 2, 2014

Oct 2

The NY World’s Fairs and the Port Authority Bringing Trade, Travel and Tourism to Queens, The Region and the World

at Queens Botanical Garden , Queens

8:30 a.m.5:30 p.m.
In our continuing celebration of the New York World's Fairs, enjoy this Port Authority multimedia exhibit.

Oct 2

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, October 3, 2014

Oct 3

The NY World’s Fairs and the Port Authority Bringing Trade, Travel and Tourism to Queens, The Region and the World

at Queens Botanical Garden , Queens

8:30 a.m.5:30 p.m.
In our continuing celebration of the New York World's Fairs, enjoy this Port Authority multimedia exhibit.

Oct 3

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.

Oct 3

Conference House Tours

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

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Come to The Conference House in Tottenville for guided tours through an historic house where Benjamin Franklin, Edward Rutledge, John Adams and Lord Howe met in an attempt to end the…

Saturday, October 4, 2014

Oct 4

The NY World’s Fairs and the Port Authority Bringing Trade, Travel and Tourism to Queens, The Region and the World

at Queens Botanical Garden , Queens

8:30 a.m.5:30 p.m.
In our continuing celebration of the New York World's Fairs, enjoy this Port Authority multimedia exhibit.

Oct 4

Central Park Tour: Conservatory Garden

at Conservatory Garden (in Central Park) , Manhattan

11:00 a.m.12:15 p.m.
Learn about the thousands of trees, flowers, shrubs, and perennials that decorate the Garden from the Conservancy horticulturalists who take care of this special place within the Park.
Free!

Oct 4

Central Park Tour: Hallett Nature Sanctuary and the Pond

at 6th Avenue and Central Park South (in Central Park) , Manhattan

12:00 p.m.1:15 p.m.
Take a break to enjoy this walk through the Park's smallest woodland area, open to visitors only on guided tours and limited open hours April through October.

Must See
Event
Oct 4

Conference House Tours

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

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Come to The Conference House in Tottenville for guided tours through an historic house where Benjamin Franklin, Edward Rutledge, John Adams and Lord Howe met in an attempt to end the…

Oct 4

Central Park Tour: Mid-Park Welcome Tour

at Alexander von Humboldt statue (in Central Park) , Manhattan

2:00 p.m.2:45 p.m.
Explore the Park’s central features, including the Lake and Ramble woodland, then marvel at the views from Belvedere Castle.
Free!

Oct 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, October 5, 2014

Oct 5

The NY World’s Fairs and the Port Authority Bringing Trade, Travel and Tourism to Queens, The Region and the World

at Queens Botanical Garden , Queens

8:30 a.m.5:30 p.m.
In our continuing celebration of the New York World's Fairs, enjoy this Port Authority multimedia exhibit.

Oct 5

Brooklyn Bridge Park Tour

at Pier 1 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park) , Brooklyn

12:00 p.m.1:00 p.m.
Learn about the park's design, history, and ecology, and how the park came to life.
Free!

Oct 5

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.

Oct 5

Open House New York: Historic Richmond Town

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

1:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
Visit the Guyon Lake Tysen house for a look at early New York rural architecture, sample a tasty early American treat and bring back a recipe to make at home. The kids can also…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Oct 5

Conference House Tours

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

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Come to The Conference House in Tottenville for guided tours through an historic house where Benjamin Franklin, Edward Rutledge, John Adams and Lord Howe met in an attempt to end the…

Oct 5

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!

Oct 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…

Monday, October 6, 2014

Oct 6

The NY World’s Fairs and the Port Authority Bringing Trade, Travel and Tourism to Queens, The Region and the World

at Queens Botanical Garden , Queens

8:30 a.m.5:30 p.m.
In our continuing celebration of the New York World's Fairs, enjoy this Port Authority multimedia exhibit.

Oct 6

Central Park Tour: Southern Welcome Tour

at Central Park Perimeter Wall , Manhattan

12:00 p.m.12:45 p.m.
Travel from Grand Army Plaza, past the Pond and Gapstow Bridge, and stop at the Dairy on this trip through the southern Park highlights.
Free!

Tuesday, October 7, 2014

Oct 7

The NY World’s Fairs and the Port Authority Bringing Trade, Travel and Tourism to Queens, The Region and the World

at Queens Botanical Garden , Queens

8:30 a.m.5:30 p.m.
In our continuing celebration of the New York World's Fairs, enjoy this Port Authority multimedia exhibit.

Oct 7

Central Park Tour: North Woods

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

12:00 p.m.1:15 p.m.
View tumbling cascades, rustic bridges, and picturesque pools in the Park's largest woodland area, a landscape designed to offer a forest retreat right in Manhattan.
Free!

Oct 7

Fugitive Art and Fugitive Testimony: Slave Narratives Then and Now

at York College , Queens

12:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
In the 1990s a number of visual artists (including Kara Walker, Glenn Ligon, and Ellen Driscoll) created art that used literary slave narratives as templates for their work.
Free!

Oct 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…

Wednesday, October 8, 2014

Oct 8

The NY World’s Fairs and the Port Authority Bringing Trade, Travel and Tourism to Queens, The Region and the World

at Queens Botanical Garden , Queens

8:30 a.m.5:30 p.m.
In our continuing celebration of the New York World's Fairs, enjoy this Port Authority multimedia exhibit.

Thursday, October 9, 2014

Oct 9

The NY World’s Fairs and the Port Authority Bringing Trade, Travel and Tourism to Queens, The Region and the World

at Queens Botanical Garden , Queens

8:30 a.m.5:30 p.m.
In our continuing celebration of the New York World's Fairs, enjoy this Port Authority multimedia exhibit.

Oct 9

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 and learning about the rich pre-Park history of the Harlem Meer and its surrounds

Friday, October 10, 2014

Oct 10

The NY World’s Fairs and the Port Authority Bringing Trade, Travel and Tourism to Queens, The Region and the World

at Queens Botanical Garden , Queens

8:30 a.m.5:30 p.m.
In our continuing celebration of the New York World's Fairs, enjoy this Port Authority multimedia exhibit.

Oct 10

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!

Oct 10

Conference House Tours

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

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Come to The Conference House in Tottenville for guided tours through an historic house where Benjamin Franklin, Edward Rutledge, John Adams and Lord Howe met in an attempt to end the…

Saturday, October 11, 2014

Oct 11

The NY World’s Fairs and the Port Authority Bringing Trade, Travel and Tourism to Queens, The Region and the World

at Queens Botanical Garden , Queens

8:30 a.m.5:30 p.m.
In our continuing celebration of the New York World's Fairs, enjoy this Port Authority multimedia exhibit.

Oct 11

Cultural Bridges: A Celebration of the People of the Bronx

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

10:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
The Bronx County Historical Society is proud to announce the Cultural Bridges events series at the Museum of Bronx History. This series celebrates the individuals and organizations…
Free!

Oct 11

12th Annual Open House NY Weekend at Poe Visitor Center

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park) , Bronx  This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
OHNY will unlock the city, allowing New Yorkers and tourists alike, access to hundreds of sites, talks, tours, performances and family activities in neighborhoods across NYC.
Free!

Oct 11

Central Park Tour: Conservatory Garden

at Conservatory Garden (in Central Park) , Manhattan

11:00 a.m.12:15 p.m.
Learn about the thousands of trees, flowers, shrubs, and perennials that decorate the Garden from the Conservancy horticulturalists who take care of this special place within the Park.
Free!

Oct 11

Open House New York: Fort Tryon Park Cottage

at Jacob Javits Playground (in Fort Tryon Park) , Manhattan

11:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Here's your chance to see inside the Fort Tryon Cottage.
Free!

Oct 11

Open House NY- Walking tour of 'Historic Biddles Grove' in Conference House Park

at MTA Staten Island Railway-Tottenville Station , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
The Tottenville Historical Society will be leading a guided architectural tour through the historic ‘Biddle’s Grove’ area of the Conference House Park Tottenville neighborhood.
Free!

Oct 11

Little Red Lighthouse Festival

at Little Red Lighthouse (in Fort Washington Park) , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

12:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Celebrate Manhattan’s only remaining lighthouse at the 22nd Little Red Lighthouse Festival! Including tours of the lighthouse with the Urban Park Rangers.
Free!

Must See
Event
Oct 11

Discover Bartow-Pell Day

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

12:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum invites you to discover all it has to offer: mansion and carriage house tours by costumed docents, garden walks, and more.
Free!

Must See
Event
Oct 11

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.

Oct 11

Conference House Tours

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

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Come to The Conference House in Tottenville for guided tours through an historic house where Benjamin Franklin, Edward Rutledge, John Adams and Lord Howe met in an attempt to end the…

Oct 11

Open House NY: Self Guided Tours of Conference House Park's Historic Houses

at H.H. Biddle House- 70 Satterlee Street (in Conference House Park) , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
As part of the citywide Open House NY Weekend, the Conference House, the Henry Hogg Biddle House, and the William H. Rutan House will be open for self-guided interior tours.
Free!

Oct 11

Open House NY: Riding the Waves Exhibit

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

1:00 p.m.
The new Lenape Gallery at Conference House Park Visitor Center will open Riding the Waves, a new exhibit of the Museum of Maritime Navigation and Communication. The premiere…
Free!

Oct 11

Central Park Tour: North Woods

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

2:00 p.m.3:15 p.m.
View tumbling cascades, rustic bridges, and picturesque pools in the Park's largest woodland area, a landscape designed to offer a forest retreat right in Manhattan.
Free!

Oct 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…

Oct 11

Open House New York: Kingsland Homestead

at Kingsland Homestead , Queens

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Celebrating the city’s architecture, design history and cultural institutions, the 12th Annual Open House New York Weekend is here! Come visit us for a house tour and view…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Oct 11

The Revitalization of Prospect Cemetery and the Chapel of the Sisters

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

2:30 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Prospect Cemetery is the oldest family burial ground in Queens, and one of the oldest in New York City, dating from at least 1668.
Free!

Sunday, October 12, 2014

Oct 12

The NY World’s Fairs and the Port Authority Bringing Trade, Travel and Tourism to Queens, The Region and the World

at Queens Botanical Garden , Queens

8:30 a.m.5:30 p.m.
In our continuing celebration of the New York World's Fairs, enjoy this Port Authority multimedia exhibit.

Oct 12

Open House NY: The Arsenal

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

10:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
As part of Open House NY, join the Urban Park Rangers on guided tours of the Historic Arsenal building in Central Park. Today it is the main headquarters for the NYC Parks…
Free!

Oct 12

12th Annual Open House NY Weekend at Poe Visitor Center

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park) , Bronx  This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
OHNY will unlock the city, allowing New Yorkers and tourists alike, access to hundreds of sites, talks, tours, performances and family activities in neighborhoods across NYC.
Free!

Oct 12

Open House NY: Prison Ship Martyrs Monument

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

11:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
This memorial was built in the center of Fort Greene Park in 1908 as a tribute to the 11,000 men, women, and children who died on British Prison Ships during the Revolutionary…
Free!

Oct 12

Open House New York: Fort Tryon Park Cottage

at Jacob Javits Playground (in Fort Tryon Park) , Manhattan

11:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Here's your chance to see inside the Fort Tryon Cottage.
Free!

Oct 12

Brooklyn Bridge Park Tour

at Pier 1 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park) , Brooklyn

12:00 p.m.1:00 p.m.
Learn about the park's design, history, and ecology, and how the park came to life.
Free!

Oct 12

OpenHouseNY Weekend: Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum

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

12:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Free guided tours by costumed docents, 12–4 p.m. Tours start at a quarter past the hour.
Free!

Oct 12

Central Park Tour: Tavern & Its Green

at Tavern on the Green (in Central Park) , Manhattan

12:00 p.m.1:15 p.m.
Travel back in time to the sheepfold and its grazing green, then jump to modern day Park highlights in the vicinity, including a world-famous restaurant, Sheep Meadow, the Mall with its statues and majestic stand of American Elms, and the Children's District with its famous Carousel.

Oct 12

Conference House Tours

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

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Come to The Conference House in Tottenville for guided tours through an historic house where Benjamin Franklin, Edward Rutledge, John Adams and Lord Howe met in an attempt to end the…

Oct 12

Open House NY: Self Guided Tours of Conference House Park's Historic Houses

at H.H. Biddle House- 70 Satterlee Street (in Conference House Park) , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
As part of the citywide Open House NY Weekend, the Conference House, the Henry Hogg Biddle House, and the William H. Rutan House will be open for self-guided interior tours.
Free!

Oct 12

Open House NY: Riding the Waves Exhibit

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

1:00 p.m.
The new Lenape Gallery at Conference House Park Visitor Center will open Riding the Waves, a new exhibit of the Museum of Maritime Navigation and Communication. The premiere…
Free!

Oct 12

Central Park Tour: Southern Welcome Tour

at Central Park Perimeter Wall , Manhattan

2:00 p.m.2:45 p.m.
Travel from Grand Army Plaza, past the Pond and Gapstow Bridge, and stop at the Dairy on this trip through the southern Park highlights.
Free!

Oct 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…

Monday, October 13, 2014

Oct 13

The NY World’s Fairs and the Port Authority Bringing Trade, Travel and Tourism to Queens, The Region and the World

at Queens Botanical Garden , Queens

8:30 a.m.5:30 p.m.
In our continuing celebration of the New York World's Fairs, enjoy this Port Authority multimedia exhibit.

Oct 13

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.

Tuesday, October 14, 2014

Oct 14

The NY World’s Fairs and the Port Authority Bringing Trade, Travel and Tourism to Queens, The Region and the World

at Queens Botanical Garden , Queens

8:30 a.m.5:30 p.m.
In our continuing celebration of the New York World's Fairs, enjoy this Port Authority multimedia exhibit.

Oct 14

Central Park Tour: Mid-Park Welcome Tour

at Alexander von Humboldt statue (in Central Park) , Manhattan

12:00 p.m.12:45 p.m.
Explore the park’s central features, including the Lake and Ramble woodland, then marvel at the views from Belvedere Castle.
Free!

Oct 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…

Wednesday, October 15, 2014

Oct 15

The NY World’s Fairs and the Port Authority Bringing Trade, Travel and Tourism to Queens, The Region and the World

at Queens Botanical Garden , Queens

8:30 a.m.5:30 p.m.
In our continuing celebration of the New York World's Fairs, enjoy this Port Authority multimedia exhibit.

Thursday, October 16, 2014

Oct 16

The NY World’s Fairs and the Port Authority Bringing Trade, Travel and Tourism to Queens, The Region and the World

at Queens Botanical Garden , Queens

8:30 a.m.5:30 p.m.
In our continuing celebration of the New York World's Fairs, enjoy this Port Authority multimedia exhibit.

Oct 16

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, October 17, 2014

Oct 17

The NY World’s Fairs and the Port Authority Bringing Trade, Travel and Tourism to Queens, The Region and the World

at Queens Botanical Garden , Queens

8:30 a.m.5:30 p.m.
In our continuing celebration of the New York World's Fairs, enjoy this Port Authority multimedia exhibit.

Oct 17

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.

Oct 17

Conference House Tours

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

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Come to The Conference House in Tottenville for guided tours through an historic house where Benjamin Franklin, Edward Rutledge, John Adams and Lord Howe met in an attempt to end the…

Saturday, October 18, 2014

Oct 18

The NY World’s Fairs and the Port Authority Bringing Trade, Travel and Tourism to Queens, The Region and the World

at Queens Botanical Garden , Queens

8:30 a.m.5:30 p.m.
In our continuing celebration of the New York World's Fairs, enjoy this Port Authority multimedia exhibit.

Oct 18

Wave Hill History Walk

at Perkins Visitors Center (in Wave Hill) , Bronx

11:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Discover the fascinating history of Wave Hill’s architecture and landscape on a walk with a Wave Hill Garden Guide. Hear about the people who once called Wave Hill home, among…
Free!

Oct 18

Central Park Tour: Conservatory Garden

at Conservatory Garden (in Central Park) , Manhattan

11:00 a.m.12:15 p.m.
Learn about the thousands of trees, flowers, shrubs, and perennials that decorate the Garden from the Conservancy horticulturalists who take care of this special place within the Park.
Free!

Oct 18

Fall Harvest Festival

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

12:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Celebrate the fall harvest at King Manor with an historic cooking demonstration, apple cider pressing, butter churning, and autumn-themed crafts!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Oct 18

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.

Oct 18

Conference House Tours

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

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Come to The Conference House in Tottenville for guided tours through an historic house where Benjamin Franklin, Edward Rutledge, John Adams and Lord Howe met in an attempt to end the…

Oct 18

October Festival at the Conference House

at Hylan Boulevard and Satterlee Street (in Conference House Park) , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
Whats a better way to celebrate fall than live music, beer, and an amazing view at Conference House Park?

Oct 18

Central Park Tour: North Woods

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

2:00 p.m.3:15 p.m.
View tumbling cascades, rustic bridges, and picturesque pools in the Park's largest woodland area, a landscape designed to offer a forest retreat right in Manhattan.
Free!

Oct 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, October 19, 2014

Oct 19

The NY World’s Fairs and the Port Authority Bringing Trade, Travel and Tourism to Queens, The Region and the World

at Queens Botanical Garden , Queens

8:30 a.m.5:30 p.m.
In our continuing celebration of the New York World's Fairs, enjoy this Port Authority multimedia exhibit.

Oct 19

Old Home Day

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

11:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Watch the blacksmith and tinsmiths at work, meet the chair-caner, “colonial” cooks making bread and soup, expert quilters, beekeepers, spinners and more. Your Old Home…

Best For
Kids
Oct 19

Dyckman in Miniature

at Dyckman Farmhouse Museum (in Dyckman House Museum) , Manhattan

11:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
On view for a limited time, a fantastical model of the historic site built by Don Rice out of LEGO® bricks. Over 3,000 pieces were used to create a fabulous scene of the farmhouse.

Best For
Kids
Oct 19

Brooklyn Bridge Park Tour

at Pier 1 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park) , Brooklyn

12:00 p.m.1:00 p.m.
Learn about the park's design, history, and ecology, and how the park came to life.
Free!

Oct 19

Central Park Tour: Seneca Village

at 85th Street and Central Park West (in Central Park) , Manhattan

12:00 p.m.1:15 p.m.
Learn the history of Manhattan's first known community of African-American property owners, established on land that would become part of Central Park. Route involves moderate inclines and a few stairs.

Oct 19

Rambling Through Rosebank

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

12:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Learn about the history and architecture on this walking tour of the popular Staten Island neighborhood, featuring important places in Alice's life. The tour includes the houses of…

Oct 19

Conference House Tours

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

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Come to The Conference House in Tottenville for guided tours through an historic house where Benjamin Franklin, Edward Rutledge, John Adams and Lord Howe met in an attempt to end the…

Oct 19

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!

Oct 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…

Monday, October 20, 2014

Oct 20

The NY World’s Fairs and the Port Authority Bringing Trade, Travel and Tourism to Queens, The Region and the World

at Queens Botanical Garden , Queens

8:30 a.m.5:30 p.m.
In our continuing celebration of the New York World's Fairs, enjoy this Port Authority multimedia exhibit.

Oct 20

Central Park Tour: The Ramble

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

12:00 p.m.1:30 p.m.
Pass over streams and under arches on a maze of pathways in this secluded, 38-acre woodland on this route, which involves many hills and stairs.

Tuesday, October 21, 2014

Oct 21

The NY World’s Fairs and the Port Authority Bringing Trade, Travel and Tourism to Queens, The Region and the World

at Queens Botanical Garden , Queens

8:30 a.m.5:30 p.m.
In our continuing celebration of the New York World's Fairs, enjoy this Port Authority multimedia exhibit.

Oct 21

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.
Walk from the Dairy to Belvedere Castle and see how the Park's interwoven landscapes began as a series of images envisioned by Frederick Law Olmsted and Calvert Vaux.

Oct 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…

Wednesday, October 22, 2014

Oct 22

The NY World’s Fairs and the Port Authority Bringing Trade, Travel and Tourism to Queens, The Region and the World

at Queens Botanical Garden , Queens

8:30 a.m.5:30 p.m.
In our continuing celebration of the New York World's Fairs, enjoy this Port Authority multimedia exhibit.

Thursday, October 23, 2014

Oct 23

The NY World’s Fairs and the Port Authority Bringing Trade, Travel and Tourism to Queens, The Region and the World

at Queens Botanical Garden , Queens

8:30 a.m.5:30 p.m.
In our continuing celebration of the New York World's Fairs, enjoy this Port Authority multimedia exhibit.

Oct 23

Arts, Culture & Fun: Screening of Women in Hollywood

at Brownsville Recreation Center (in Brownsville Playground) , Brooklyn

11:30 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Women in Hollywood showcases the women of showbiz, from the earliest pioneers to present-day power players, as they influence the creation of entertainment.
Free!

Friday, October 24, 2014

Oct 24

The NY World’s Fairs and the Port Authority Bringing Trade, Travel and Tourism to Queens, The Region and the World

at Queens Botanical Garden , Queens

8:30 a.m.5:30 p.m.
In our continuing celebration of the New York World's Fairs, enjoy this Port Authority multimedia exhibit.

Oct 24

Dyckman in Miniature

at Dyckman Farmhouse Museum (in Dyckman House Museum) , Manhattan

11:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
On view for a limited time, a fantastical model of the historic site built by Don Rice out of LEGO® bricks. Over 3,000 pieces were used to create a fabulous scene of the farmhouse.

Best For
Kids
Oct 24

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!

Oct 24

Conference House Tours

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

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Come to The Conference House in Tottenville for guided tours through an historic house where Benjamin Franklin, Edward Rutledge, John Adams and Lord Howe met in an attempt to end the…

Saturday, October 25, 2014

Oct 25

The NY World’s Fairs and the Port Authority Bringing Trade, Travel and Tourism to Queens, The Region and the World

at Queens Botanical Garden , Queens

8:30 a.m.5:30 p.m.
In our continuing celebration of the New York World's Fairs, enjoy this Port Authority multimedia exhibit.

Oct 25

Central Park Tour: Conservatory Garden

at Conservatory Garden (in Central Park) , Manhattan

11:00 a.m.12:15 p.m.
Learn about the thousands of trees, flowers, shrubs, and perennials that decorate the Garden from the Conservancy horticulturalists who take care of this special place within the Park.
Free!

Oct 25

Dyckman in Miniature

at Dyckman Farmhouse Museum (in Dyckman House Museum) , Manhattan

11:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
On view for a limited time, a fantastical model of the historic site built by Don Rice out of LEGO® bricks. Over 3,000 pieces were used to create a fabulous scene of the farmhouse.

Best For
Kids
Oct 25

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.

Oct 25

Conference House Tours

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

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Come to The Conference House in Tottenville for guided tours through an historic house where Benjamin Franklin, Edward Rutledge, John Adams and Lord Howe met in an attempt to end the…

Oct 25

Central Park Tour: The Ramble

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

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Pass over streams and under arches on a maze of pathways in this secluded, 38-acre woodland on this route, which involves many hills and stairs.

Oct 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…

Oct 25

Haunted Lantern Tours

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

6:30 p.m.8:30 p.m.
Leave your fear at home as the Urban Park Rangers lead your family through the haunted Fort Totten Water Battery.
Free!

Must See
Event

Sunday, October 26, 2014

Oct 26

The NY World’s Fairs and the Port Authority Bringing Trade, Travel and Tourism to Queens, The Region and the World

at Queens Botanical Garden , Queens

8:30 a.m.5:30 p.m.
In our continuing celebration of the New York World's Fairs, enjoy this Port Authority multimedia exhibit.

Oct 26

Historic New York: Riverdale Bell Tower

at Bell Tower Park , Bronx

11:00 a.m.
What do World War I, a Spanish Bell, a Mexican Monastery, and a general nicknamed "Old Fuss and Feathers" have to do with this quiet corner of the Bronx?
Free!

Oct 26

Dyckman in Miniature

at Dyckman Farmhouse Museum (in Dyckman House Museum) , Manhattan

11:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
On view for a limited time, a fantastical model of the historic site built by Don Rice out of LEGO® bricks. Over 3,000 pieces were used to create a fabulous scene of the farmhouse.

Best For
Kids
Oct 26

Brooklyn Bridge Park Tour

at Pier 1 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park) , Brooklyn

12:00 p.m.1:00 p.m.
Learn about the park's design, history, and ecology, and how the park came to life.
Free!

Oct 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!

Oct 26

Conference House Tours

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

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Come to The Conference House in Tottenville for guided tours through an historic house where Benjamin Franklin, Edward Rutledge, John Adams and Lord Howe met in an attempt to end the…

Oct 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…

Oct 26

Peace Through Understanding: The 1964-65 New York World’s Fair

at Kingsland Homestead , Queens

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
The documentary interweaves recollections of numerous World’s Fair participants with archival footage, photos, and period music.

Must See
Event

Monday, October 27, 2014

Oct 27

The NY World’s Fairs and the Port Authority Bringing Trade, Travel and Tourism to Queens, The Region and the World

at Queens Botanical Garden , Queens

8:30 a.m.5:30 p.m.
In our continuing celebration of the New York World's Fairs, enjoy this Port Authority multimedia exhibit.

Oct 27

Central Park Tour: Mid-Park Welcome Tour

at Alexander von Humboldt statue (in Central Park) , Manhattan

12:00 p.m.12:45 p.m.
Explore the park’s central features, including the Lake and Ramble woodland, then marvel at the views from Belvedere Castle.
Free!

Tuesday, October 28, 2014

Oct 28

The NY World’s Fairs and the Port Authority Bringing Trade, Travel and Tourism to Queens, The Region and the World

at Queens Botanical Garden , Queens

8:30 a.m.5:30 p.m.
In our continuing celebration of the New York World's Fairs, enjoy this Port Authority multimedia exhibit.

Oct 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 and learning about the rich pre-Park history of the Harlem Meer and its surrounds

Oct 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…

Wednesday, October 29, 2014

Oct 29

The NY World’s Fairs and the Port Authority Bringing Trade, Travel and Tourism to Queens, The Region and the World

at Queens Botanical Garden , Queens

8:30 a.m.5:30 p.m.
In our continuing celebration of the New York World's Fairs, enjoy this Port Authority multimedia exhibit.

Oct 29

Central Park Tour: Conservatory Garden

at Conservatory Garden (in Central Park) , Manhattan

12:00 p.m.1:15 p.m.
Learn about the thousands of trees, flowers, shrubs, and perennials that decorate the Garden from the Conservancy horticulturalists who take care of this special place within the Park.
Free!

Thursday, October 30, 2014

Oct 30

The NY World’s Fairs and the Port Authority Bringing Trade, Travel and Tourism to Queens, The Region and the World

at Queens Botanical Garden , Queens

8:30 a.m.5:30 p.m.
In our continuing celebration of the New York World's Fairs, enjoy this Port Authority multimedia exhibit.

Oct 30

Central Park Tour: The Ramble

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

12:00 p.m.1:30 p.m.
Pass over streams and under arches on a maze of pathways in this secluded, 38-acre woodland on this route, which involves many hills and stairs.

Oct 30

Cemetery Walk and Ghost Stories in the Double Parlors

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

6:00 p.m.
Take a guided, candlelit walk to the Pell Cemetery, followed by a delightfully spooky staged reading of ghost stories.

Must See
Event

Friday, October 31, 2014

Oct 31

The NY World’s Fairs and the Port Authority Bringing Trade, Travel and Tourism to Queens, The Region and the World

at Queens Botanical Garden , Queens

8:30 a.m.5:30 p.m.
In our continuing celebration of the New York World's Fairs, enjoy this Port Authority multimedia exhibit.

Oct 31

Dyckman in Miniature

at Dyckman Farmhouse Museum (in Dyckman House Museum) , Manhattan

11:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
On view for a limited time, a fantastical model of the historic site built by Don Rice out of LEGO® bricks. Over 3,000 pieces were used to create a fabulous scene of the farmhouse.

Best For
Kids
Oct 31

Central Park Tour: Southern Welcome Tour

at Central Park Perimeter Wall , Manhattan

12:00 p.m.12:45 p.m.
Travel from Grand Army Plaza, past the Pond and Gapstow Bridge, and stop at the Dairy on this trip through the southern Park highlights.
Free!

Oct 31

Conference House Tours

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

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Come to The Conference House in Tottenville for guided tours through an historic house where Benjamin Franklin, Edward Rutledge, John Adams and Lord Howe met in an attempt to end the…

Saturday, November 1, 2014

Nov 1

The NY World’s Fairs and the Port Authority Bringing Trade, Travel and Tourism to Queens, The Region and the World

at Queens Botanical Garden , Queens

8:30 a.m.5:30 p.m.
In our continuing celebration of the New York World's Fairs, enjoy this Port Authority multimedia exhibit.

Nov 1

Dyckman in Miniature

at Dyckman Farmhouse Museum (in Dyckman House Museum) , Manhattan

11:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
On view for a limited time, a fantastical model of the historic site built by Don Rice out of LEGO® bricks. Over 3,000 pieces were used to create a fabulous scene of the farmhouse.

Best For
Kids
Nov 1

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.

Nov 1

Conference House Tours

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

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Come to The Conference House in Tottenville for guided tours through an historic house where Benjamin Franklin, Edward Rutledge, John Adams and Lord Howe met in an attempt to end the…

Nov 1

Heart of the Park: Central Park

at West 72nd and Central Park West (in Central Park) , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.
Let the Urban Park Rangers take you down to Strawberry Fields, visit the Angel of Bethesda Terrace, and experience the tranquility of Conservatory Water.
Free!

Nov 1

Historic New York: Sylvan Grove Cemetery

at Victory Boulevard and Alberta Avenue (in Sylvan Grove Cemetery) , Staten Island

1:00 p.m.
Dating back to the 18th century, Sylvan Gove Cemetery holds the graves of prominent locals as well as British soldiers from the Revolutionary War.
Free!

Nov 1

Flushing Cemetery Walking Tour

at Flushing Cemetery , Queens  This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
This walking tour will take a look at the history and horticulture, as well as the notable people of Queens who are buried there.

Nov 1

Central Park Tour: North Woods

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

2:00 p.m.3:15 p.m.
View tumbling cascades, rustic bridges, and picturesque pools in the Park's largest woodland area, a landscape designed to offer a forest retreat right in Manhattan.
Free!

Nov 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…

Sunday, November 2, 2014

Nov 2

Dyckman in Miniature

at Dyckman Farmhouse Museum (in Dyckman House Museum) , Manhattan

11:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
On view for a limited time, a fantastical model of the historic site built by Don Rice out of LEGO® bricks. Over 3,000 pieces were used to create a fabulous scene of the farmhouse.

Best For
Kids
Nov 2

Brooklyn Bridge Park Tour

at Pier 1 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park) , Brooklyn

12:00 p.m.1:00 p.m.
Learn about the park's design, history, and ecology, and how the park came to life.
Free!

Nov 2

Conference House Tours

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

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Come to The Conference House in Tottenville for guided tours through an historic house where Benjamin Franklin, Edward Rutledge, John Adams and Lord Howe met in an attempt to end the…

Nov 2

Historic New York: Native Americans

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

1:00 p.m.
Urban Park Rangers specialize in interpretation of historic turning points, both natural and man-made, in our city’s long history. Historic New York Programs focus on the…
Free!

Nov 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…

Monday, November 3, 2014

Nov 3

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, November 4, 2014

Nov 4

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!

Nov 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…

Thursday, November 6, 2014

Nov 6

Central Park Tour: North Woods

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

12:00 p.m.1:15 p.m.
View tumbling cascades, rustic bridges, and picturesque pools in the Park's largest woodland area, a landscape designed to offer a forest retreat right in Manhattan.
Free!

Nov 6

Considering Robert Moses

at Greenbelt Nature Center (in Blood Root Valley) , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

7:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
Join us for a trip back in time, as Joseph Smith assumes the role of the polarizing urban planner and “master builder” Robert Moses.
Free!

Must See
Event

Friday, November 7, 2014

Nov 7

Dyckman in Miniature

at Dyckman Farmhouse Museum (in Dyckman House Museum) , Manhattan

11:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
On view for a limited time, a fantastical model of the historic site built by Don Rice out of LEGO® bricks. Over 3,000 pieces were used to create a fabulous scene of the farmhouse.

Best For
Kids
Nov 7

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.

Nov 7

Conference House Tours

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

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Come to The Conference House in Tottenville for guided tours through an historic house where Benjamin Franklin, Edward Rutledge, John Adams and Lord Howe met in an attempt to end the…

Saturday, November 8, 2014

Nov 8

Willets Point Walking Tour

at Willets Point  This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
We’ll walk to the area from central Flushing to understand its important setting, confront political, economic and ecological issues, and learn why “Willets Point” is a misnomer.

Nov 8

Dyckman in Miniature

at Dyckman Farmhouse Museum (in Dyckman House Museum) , Manhattan

11:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
On view for a limited time, a fantastical model of the historic site built by Don Rice out of LEGO® bricks. Over 3,000 pieces were used to create a fabulous scene of the farmhouse.

Best For
Kids
Nov 8

Central Park Tour: Southern Welcome Tour

at Central Park Perimeter Wall , Manhattan

12:00 p.m.12:45 p.m.
Travel from Grand Army Plaza, past the Pond and Gapstow Bridge, and stop at the Dairy on this trip through the southern Park highlights.
Free!

Nov 8

Conference House Tours

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

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Come to The Conference House in Tottenville for guided tours through an historic house where Benjamin Franklin, Edward Rutledge, John Adams and Lord Howe met in an attempt to end the…

Nov 8

Vintage Camera Day

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

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
This event will feature activities on vintage image-making, talks by artists and photographers, and displays of vintage cameras and equipment.
Free!

Must See
Event
Nov 8

Central Park Tour: The Art of the Park

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

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Walk from the Dairy to Belvedere Castle and see how the Park's interwoven landscapes began as a series of images envisioned by Frederick Law Olmsted and Calvert Vaux.

Nov 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…

Sunday, November 9, 2014

Nov 9

Ranger's Choice: Long Island City Parks

at Broadway and Vernon Boulevard (in Socrates Sculpture Park) , Queens

11:00 a.m.
This one-way 2.4 mile hike to Hunters Point South highlights little known parks along the way and their features.
Free!

Must See
Event
Nov 9

Dyckman in Miniature

at Dyckman Farmhouse Museum (in Dyckman House Museum) , Manhattan

11:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
On view for a limited time, a fantastical model of the historic site built by Don Rice out of LEGO® bricks. Over 3,000 pieces were used to create a fabulous scene of the farmhouse.

Best For
Kids
Nov 9

Brooklyn Bridge Park Tour

at Pier 1 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park) , Brooklyn

12:00 p.m.1:00 p.m.
Learn about the park's design, history, and ecology, and how the park came to life.
Free!

Nov 9

Conference House Tours

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

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Come to The Conference House in Tottenville for guided tours through an historic house where Benjamin Franklin, Edward Rutledge, John Adams and Lord Howe met in an attempt to end the…

Nov 9

Central Park Tour: Northern Forts

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

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
History buffs will love this tour of key sites in the American Revolution and the War of 1812 and learning about the rich pre-Park history of the Harlem Meer and its surrounds

Nov 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…

Nov 9

History and Highlights of a World's Fair Part 2

at Kingsland Homestead , Queens

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
The lecture will focus on the people of the 1964-1965 World’s Fair held in Flushing, NY.

Monday, November 10, 2014

Nov 10

Central Park Tour: Mid-Park Welcome Tour

at Alexander von Humboldt statue (in Central Park) , Manhattan

12:00 p.m.12:45 p.m.
Explore the park’s central features, including the Lake and Ramble woodland, then marvel at the views from Belvedere Castle.
Free!

Tuesday, November 11, 2014

Nov 11

Central Park Tour: Memorial Walk

at Maine Monument (in Central Park) , Manhattan

11:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Walk through Central Park and see how generations of New Yorkers have used the Park as a place to remember their veterans.
Free!

Nov 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…

Thursday, November 13, 2014

Nov 13

Central Park Tour: Southern Welcome Tour

at Central Park Perimeter Wall , Manhattan

12:00 p.m.12:45 p.m.
Travel from Grand Army Plaza, past the Pond and Gapstow Bridge, and stop at the Dairy on this trip through the southern Park highlights.
Free!

Friday, November 14, 2014

Nov 14

Dyckman in Miniature

at Dyckman Farmhouse Museum (in Dyckman House Museum) , Manhattan

11:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
On view for a limited time, a fantastical model of the historic site built by Don Rice out of LEGO® bricks. Over 3,000 pieces were used to create a fabulous scene of the farmhouse.

Best For
Kids
Nov 14

Central Park Tour: Tavern & Its Green

at Tavern on the Green (in Central Park) , Manhattan

12:00 p.m.1:15 p.m.
Travel back in time to the sheepfold and its grazing green, then jump to modern day Park highlights in the vicinity, including a world-famous restaurant, Sheep Meadow, the Mall with its statues and majestic stand of American Elms, and the Children's District with its famous Carousel.

Nov 14

Conference House Tours

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

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Come to The Conference House in Tottenville for guided tours through an historic house where Benjamin Franklin, Edward Rutledge, John Adams and Lord Howe met in an attempt to end the…

Saturday, November 15, 2014

Nov 15

Dyckman in Miniature

at Dyckman Farmhouse Museum (in Dyckman House Museum) , Manhattan

11:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
On view for a limited time, a fantastical model of the historic site built by Don Rice out of LEGO® bricks. Over 3,000 pieces were used to create a fabulous scene of the farmhouse.

Best For
Kids
Nov 15

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.

Nov 15

Conference House Tours

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

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Come to The Conference House in Tottenville for guided tours through an historic house where Benjamin Franklin, Edward Rutledge, John Adams and Lord Howe met in an attempt to end the…

Nov 15

Ranger's Choice: Lenape Thanksgiving

at Inwood Hill Park , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.
The Rangers will guide you to historic sites within the park and discuss the culture of the Lenape people.
Free!

Nov 15

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!

Nov 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…

Sunday, November 16, 2014

Nov 16

Dyckman in Miniature

at Dyckman Farmhouse Museum (in Dyckman House Museum) , Manhattan

11:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
On view for a limited time, a fantastical model of the historic site built by Don Rice out of LEGO® bricks. Over 3,000 pieces were used to create a fabulous scene of the farmhouse.

Best For
Kids
Nov 16

Brooklyn Bridge Park Tour

at Pier 1 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park) , Brooklyn

12:00 p.m.1:00 p.m.
Learn about the park's design, history, and ecology, and how the park came to life.
Free!

Nov 16

240th Commemoration of the Battle of Fort Washington

at Cafe Lawn (in Fort Tryon Park) , Manhattan

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Meet Margaret Corbin and learn about why losing the battle for Manhattan helped us win the war.
Free!

Must See
Event
Nov 16

Conference House Tours

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

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Come to The Conference House in Tottenville for guided tours through an historic house where Benjamin Franklin, Edward Rutledge, John Adams and Lord Howe met in an attempt to end the…

Nov 16

Central Park Tour: Hallett Nature Sanctuary and the Pond

at 6th Avenue and Central Park South (in Central Park) , Manhattan

2:00 p.m.3:15 p.m.
Take a break to enjoy this walk through the Park's smallest woodland area, open to visitors only on guided tours and limited open hours April through October.

Nov 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…

Monday, November 17, 2014

Nov 17

Central Park Tour: North Woods

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

12:00 p.m.1:15 p.m.
View tumbling cascades, rustic bridges, and picturesque pools in the Park's largest woodland area, a landscape designed to offer a forest retreat right in Manhattan.
Free!

Tuesday, November 18, 2014

Nov 18

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!

Nov 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…

Thursday, November 20, 2014

Nov 20

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, November 21, 2014

Nov 21

Dyckman in Miniature

at Dyckman Farmhouse Museum (in Dyckman House Museum) , Manhattan

11:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
On view for a limited time, a fantastical model of the historic site built by Don Rice out of LEGO® bricks. Over 3,000 pieces were used to create a fabulous scene of the farmhouse.

Best For
Kids
Nov 21

Conference House Tours

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

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Come to The Conference House in Tottenville for guided tours through an historic house where Benjamin Franklin, Edward Rutledge, John Adams and Lord Howe met in an attempt to end the…

Saturday, November 22, 2014

Nov 22

Ranger's Choice: Green-Wood Cemetery Bird Walk and History Tour

at Green-wood Cemetery

11:00 a.m.
Learn about the famous New Yorkers buried here, as well as the diverse bird population that thrives in the rolling acres that surround the graves, tombs, and mausoleums of this place.
Free!

Nov 22

Dyckman in Miniature

at Dyckman Farmhouse Museum (in Dyckman House Museum) , Manhattan

11:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
On view for a limited time, a fantastical model of the historic site built by Don Rice out of LEGO® bricks. Over 3,000 pieces were used to create a fabulous scene of the farmhouse.

Best For
Kids
Nov 22

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!

Nov 22

Conference House Tours

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

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Come to The Conference House in Tottenville for guided tours through an historic house where Benjamin Franklin, Edward Rutledge, John Adams and Lord Howe met in an attempt to end the…

Nov 22

Historic New York: Native Americans

at Van Cortlandt Nature Center (in Van Cortlandt Park) , Bronx

1:00 p.m.
Urban Park Rangers specialize in interpretation of historic turning points, both natural and man-made, in our city’s long history.
Free!

Nov 22

Central Park Tour: The Art of the Park

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

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Walk from the Dairy to Belvedere Castle and see how the park's interwoven landscapes began as a series of images envisioned by Frederick Law Olmsted and Calvert Vaux.

Nov 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…

Sunday, November 23, 2014

Nov 23

Historic New York: Brooklyn Bridge

at Brooklyn Bridge Park Entrance at Old Fulton and Furman Streets (in Brooklyn Bridge Park) , Brooklyn

11:00 a.m.
Explore the history of the Brooklyn Bridge, from the time when it ws first built to its present day place in our growing city, and Brooklyn Bridge Park.
Free!

Nov 23

Dyckman in Miniature

at Dyckman Farmhouse Museum (in Dyckman House Museum) , Manhattan

11:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
On view for a limited time, a fantastical model of the historic site built by Don Rice out of LEGO® bricks. Over 3,000 pieces were used to create a fabulous scene of the farmhouse.

Best For
Kids
Nov 23

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.

Nov 23

Conference House Tours

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

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Come to The Conference House in Tottenville for guided tours through an historic house where Benjamin Franklin, Edward Rutledge, John Adams and Lord Howe met in an attempt to end the…

Nov 23

Central Park Tour: Southern Welcome Tour

at Central Park Perimeter Wall , Manhattan

2:00 p.m.2:45 p.m.
Travel from Grand Army Plaza, past the Pond and Gapstow Bridge, and stop at the Dairy on this trip through the southern Park highlights.
Free!

Nov 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…

Monday, November 24, 2014

Nov 24

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, November 25, 2014

Nov 25

Central Park Tour: North Woods

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

12:00 p.m.1:15 p.m.
View tumbling cascades, rustic bridges, and picturesque pools in the Park's largest woodland area, a landscape designed to offer a forest retreat right in Manhattan.
Free!

Nov 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…

Friday, November 28, 2014

Nov 28

Dyckman in Miniature

at Dyckman Farmhouse Museum (in Dyckman House Museum) , Manhattan

11:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
On view for a limited time, a fantastical model of the historic site built by Don Rice out of LEGO® bricks. Over 3,000 pieces were used to create a fabulous scene of the farmhouse.

Best For
Kids
Nov 28

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!

Nov 28

Conference House Tours

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

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Come to The Conference House in Tottenville for guided tours through an historic house where Benjamin Franklin, Edward Rutledge, John Adams and Lord Howe met in an attempt to end the…

Saturday, November 29, 2014

Nov 29

Dyckman in Miniature

at Dyckman Farmhouse Museum (in Dyckman House Museum) , Manhattan

11:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
On view for a limited time, a fantastical model of the historic site built by Don Rice out of LEGO® bricks. Over 3,000 pieces were used to create a fabulous scene of the farmhouse.

Best For
Kids
Nov 29

Central Park Tour: Mid-Park Welcome Tour

at Alexander von Humboldt statue (in Central Park) , Manhattan

12:00 p.m.12:45 p.m.
Explore the Park’s central features, including the Lake and Ramble woodland, then marvel at the views from Belvedere Castle.
Free!

Nov 29

Thanksgiving Kitchen Tours

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 kitchens on the site and discover recipes and the sources of Thanksgiving meals we enjoy today.

Must See
Event
Nov 29

Conference House Tours

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

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Come to The Conference House in Tottenville for guided tours through an historic house where Benjamin Franklin, Edward Rutledge, John Adams and Lord Howe met in an attempt to end the…

Nov 29

Community Conversations for Kids: Immigration

at Kingsland Homestead , Queens

1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
A New York Council for the Humanities Community Conversations for Kids Workshop is coming to the Queens Historical Society!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Nov 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…

Sunday, November 30, 2014

Nov 30

Dyckman in Miniature

at Dyckman Farmhouse Museum (in Dyckman House Museum) , Manhattan

11:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
On view for a limited time, a fantastical model of the historic site built by Don Rice out of LEGO® bricks. Over 3,000 pieces were used to create a fabulous scene of the farmhouse.

Best For
Kids
Nov 30

Thanksgiving Kitchen Tours

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 kitchens on the site and discover recipes and the sources of Thanksgiving meals we enjoy today.

Must See
Event
Nov 30

Conference House Tours

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

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Come to The Conference House in Tottenville for guided tours through an historic house where Benjamin Franklin, Edward Rutledge, John Adams and Lord Howe met in an attempt to end the…

Nov 30

Central Park Tour: West Side Stories

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

2:00 p.m.3:30 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.

Nov 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…

Tuesday, December 2, 2014

Dec 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…

Friday, December 5, 2014

Dec 5

Conference House Tours

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

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Come to The Conference House in Tottenville for guided tours through an historic house where Benjamin Franklin, Edward Rutledge, John Adams and Lord Howe met in an attempt to end the…

Saturday, December 6, 2014

Dec 6

Conference House Tours

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

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Come to The Conference House in Tottenville for guided tours through an historic house where Benjamin Franklin, Edward Rutledge, John Adams and Lord Howe met in an attempt to end the…

Dec 6

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, December 7, 2014

Dec 7

Conference House Tours

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

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Come to The Conference House in Tottenville for guided tours through an historic house where Benjamin Franklin, Edward Rutledge, John Adams and Lord Howe met in an attempt to end the…

Dec 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…

Tuesday, December 9, 2014

Dec 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…

Friday, December 12, 2014

Dec 12

Conference House Tours

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

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Come to The Conference House in Tottenville for guided tours through an historic house where Benjamin Franklin, Edward Rutledge, John Adams and Lord Howe met in an attempt to end the…

Saturday, December 13, 2014

Dec 13

Four Squares Walk

at Madison Square Park , Manhattan

11:00 a.m.
Be our guest as we stroll through Madison Square Park, Union Square Park, Washington Square Park, and finally Tompkins Square Park.
Free!

Dec 13

Conference House Tours

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

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Come to The Conference House in Tottenville for guided tours through an historic house where Benjamin Franklin, Edward Rutledge, John Adams and Lord Howe met in an attempt to end the…

Dec 13

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, December 14, 2014

Dec 14

Conference House Tours

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

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Come to The Conference House in Tottenville for guided tours through an historic house where Benjamin Franklin, Edward Rutledge, John Adams and Lord Howe met in an attempt to end the…

Dec 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…

Tuesday, December 16, 2014

Dec 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…

Saturday, December 20, 2014

Dec 20

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, December 21, 2014

Dec 21

Winter Wonderland Hike (vigorous)

at Dana Discovery Center (in Central Park) , Manhattan

11:00 a.m.
On the shortest day of the year, join us for one of our longest hikes as we explore Central Park from top to bottom.
Free!

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Event
Dec 21

Historic New York: Monuments of Prospect Park

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

1:00 p.m.
The Historic New York Programs focus on the history of New York during the pre- and post-Colonial period.
Free!

Dec 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…

Dec 21

Winter Solstice Celebration

at Van Cortlandt Golf House & Lower Putnam Trail (in Van Cortlandt Park) , Bronx  This is an Accessible location

4:00 p.m.
Enjoy hearthside stories, hot cider, and a candle light walk on the Putnam Trail with the Urban Park Rangers.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Tuesday, December 23, 2014

Dec 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…

Saturday, December 27, 2014

Dec 27

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, December 28, 2014

Dec 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…

Tuesday, December 30, 2014

Dec 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…

Saturday, January 3, 2015

Jan 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…

Sunday, January 4, 2015

Jan 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…

Tuesday, January 6, 2015

Jan 6

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, January 10, 2015

Jan 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…

Sunday, January 11, 2015

Jan 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…

Tuesday, January 13, 2015

Jan 13

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, January 17, 2015

Jan 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…

Sunday, January 18, 2015

Jan 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…

Tuesday, January 20, 2015

Jan 20

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, January 24, 2015

Jan 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…

Sunday, January 25, 2015

Jan 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…

Tuesday, January 27, 2015

Jan 27

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, 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

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, February 3, 2015

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…

Saturday, February 7, 2015

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

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, February 10, 2015

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…

Saturday, February 14, 2015

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

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, February 17, 2015

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…

Saturday, February 21, 2015

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

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, February 24, 2015

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…

Saturday, February 28, 2015

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…

Sunday, March 1, 2015

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…

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

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

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

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 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

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…

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

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…

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

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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