Women's History Month
This March, celebrate the long arc of women's history with us. Parks will be hosting exhibits, discussions, and more.
Women's History and Parks
Take a look at the many park properties and monuments honoring women, both local and worldwide figures, both historical and in our recent past, and learn more about the women who shaped our park system.
Women's History Month Events
Sunday, March 23, 2014
at Wyckoff Farmhouse Museum (in Fidler-Wyckoff House Park), Brooklyn
2:00 p.m.–4:00 p.m.
Hear a new approach to the origins of feminism by a pioneer scholar. Dr. Wagner weaves the story of the Six Nation Confederacy, whose practice of gender equality inspired the emerging…
Saturday, March 29, 2014
at West Bronx Recreation Center, Bronx
11:00 a.m.–3:00 p.m.
Join us for National Girls and Women in Sports Day, an annual event honoring female athletes! To celebrate, NYC Parks has free events in all five boroughs. Activities…
Friday, May 2, 2014
at Conservatory Garden (in Central Park), Manhattan
1:00 p.m.–2:15 p.m.
Join Conservatory Garden Curator, Diane Schaub, for this walk through the Garden that will focus on women's roles in shaping the space, from designer Betty Sprout through restoration…