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Open House New York: Prisonship Martyr's Monument

Saturday, October 12, 2013

11:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.

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More than 11,500 men, women, and children perished on British prison ships in the Revolutionary War. Some of their remains were interred in a crypt on this site. Learn more about the efforts to build, restore and maintain the monument.

Location

Prison Ship Martyrs Monument in Fort Greene Park
Brooklyn
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Cost

Free  

Event Organizer

Urban Park Rangers

Contact Number

(718) 421-2021

Categories

Education, History, Tours, Talks

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The Willoughby Avenue entrance of Fort Greene Park is currently under reconstruction. This project will also improve park paths, perimeter sidewalks and landscape elements in Fort Greene Park.
Anticipated Completion: Fall 2015

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