NYC Resources311Office of the Mayor

Fort Greene Park

Back to Event List

Open House NY: Prison Ship Martyrs Monument

Sunday, October 12, 2014

11:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.

Please note: This event has already taken place. Please use the Search options on the right to find upcoming events.

This memorial was built in the center of Fort Greene Park in 1908 as a tribute to the 11,000 men, women, and children who died on British prison ships during the Revolutionary War.  Step inside this historic monument and learn about Fort Greene Park History, the Revolutionary War, and the stories of those perished.  The Urban Park Rangers will be your guides at this location.  This program is scheduled as part of the Open House NY weekend.

Location

Prison Ship Martyrs Monument in Fort Greene Park
Brooklyn
Directions to this location

Cost

Free  

Event Organizer

Urban Park Rangers

Contact Number

(718) 421-2021

Categories

History, Open House New York

Directions to Fort Greene Park

Fort Greene Park Weather

  • Fri
    Partly Sunny
    60°F
  • Sat
    Sunny
    65°F
  • Sun
    Mostly Sunny
    65°F
  • Mon
    Sunny
    64°F

7-day forecast

Was this information helpful?