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Fort Washington Park

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Little Red Lighthouse

Saturday, September 14, 2013

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.

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Urban Park Rangers specialize in interpretation of historic turning points, both natural and man-made, in our city’s long history. Park history programs tell the story of your favorite parks from the past to their future. 

Location

Manhattan
Directions to this location

Location Details:
Enter the park at 181st Street and Plaza Lafayette.

Cost

Free  

Event Organizer

Urban Park Rangers

Contact Number

(212) 628-2345

Categories

History, Kids, Tours, Waterfront

Directions to Fort Washington Park

Know Before You Go

ParkFort Washington Park

Portions of Fort Washington Park are closed to reconstruct the park entrance to Fort Washington Park on the south side of Dyckman Street and construct one mile of new greenway for pedestrians, cyclists and public waterfront access and enjoyment along the Hudson River. Construction is being done in an environmentally sensitive manner to maximize preservation of existing trees. Among the amenities the construction will provide are park lighting, new asphalt pavement and sub base, improved drainage, fencing, pruning of existing vegetation and planting of new trees, shrubs and wild flowers.
Anticipated Completion: Winter 2014

Fort Washington Park Weather

  • Mon
    Sunny
    64°F
  • Tue
    Chance Showers
    68°F
  • Wed
    Slight Chc Showers
    59°F
  • Thu
    Sunny
    61°F

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