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

Thursday, July 25, 2013

6:30 p.m.8:30 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, Talks

Directions to Bennett Park

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Bennett Park Weather

  • Thu
    Scattered Sprinkles
    84°F
  • Sun
    Heavy Rain
    86°F
  • Mon
    Scattered Thunderstorms
    85°F
  • Tue
    Mostly Sunny
    81°F

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