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Delving into Bennett, Mitchell, and J. Hood Wright Parks' Past with Sidney Horenstein

Wednesday, June 11, 2014

6:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.

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Join Sidney Horenstein, geologist and Educator Emeritus, American Museum of Natural History, as he leads his geology, history and natural history walk through Bennett, Mitchell, and J. Hood Wright Parks.

These small parks are rich in history and geological features. See the highest point of land on Manhattan Island, naturalized (imported) rocks that add to NYC's history and classical examples of glacially sculptured bedrock.

This program is generously supported by the Greenacre Foundation and the Fort Tryon Park Trust.

Location

184th Street Entrance in Bennett Park
Manhattan
Directions to this location

Cost

Free  

Event Organizer

Northern Manhattan Parks, Fort Tryon Park Trust, Greenacre Foundation

Contact Number

(212) 795-1388

Contact Email

info@forttryonparktrust.org

Categories

Education, Nature, History, Tours

Directions to Bennett Park

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Bennett Park Weather

  • Wed
    Rain/Snow
    47°F
  • Wed
    Slight Chc Rain/Snow
    40°F
  • Fri
    Mostly Sunny
    40°F
  • Sat
    Mostly Cloudy
    43°F

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