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Central Park Tour: Northern Forts

Thursday, October 3, 2013

12:00 p.m.1:00 p.m.

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History buffs will love this tour of the Harlem Meer and its environs, which were key lands in the American Revolution and the War of 1812. 

NOTE: Groups of seven or more must schedule a Custom Tour three weeks in advance at tours@centralparknyc.org or (212) 360-2726.

Tours take place rain or shine, except in extreme weather conditions.

The route involves many hills and stairs.

Location

Charles A. Dana Discovery Center in Central Park Accessible
Manhattan
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Cost

Free  

Event Organizer

Central Park Conservancy

Contact Number

(212) 860-1370

Contact Email

tours@centralparknyc.org

Categories

Education, History, Tours, Seniors

Directions to Central Park

Know Before You Go

Ice Skating RinksLasker Rink (Temporarily Closed)

Lasker Rink is closed due to a refrigeration malfunction. Parks is trying to repair the rink's concrete slab and valves to identify and fix the source of the leak, in the hope of reopening the rink to the public later this season. In the meantime, the Trump Organization along with NYC Parks will work with the community and other area rinks to try to accommodate hockey and skating groups who call Lasker Rink home. Refunds will also be issued to any organizations who reserved and paid for use of the rink during the time that it will be closed.

Central Park Weather

  • Mon
    Breezy
    71°F
  • Tue
    Mostly Sunny
    57°F
  • Wed
    Rain
    41°F
  • Mon
    Partly Sunny
    42°F

7-day forecast

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