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Historic New York: Mount Morris and the Fire Watch Tower

Saturday, May 10, 2014

1:00 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. This Historic New York walking tour will highlight the history and geologic past of the Mount Morris neighborhood.  Learn the story behind the Fire Watch Tower and get an up close view, and enjoy the sites of the Manhattan Skyline from its base.  (Due to current conditions of the tower, participants will not be allowed to climb up) 

Registration required. To register, please visit nyc.gov/parks/rangers/register on Wednesday, April 30.

Location

120th Street and Fifth Avenue in Marcus Garvey Park
Manhattan
Directions to this location

Cost

Free  

Event Organizer

Urban Park Rangers

Contact Number

(212) 628-2345

Categories

History, Tours

Directions to Marcus Garvey Park

Know Before You Go

BathroomsMarcus Garvey Park (Pool)

The little league comfort station at Marcus Garvey Park is currently closed for reconstruction.
Anticipated Completion: Spring 2014

Marcus Garvey Park Weather

  • Sat
    Mostly Cloudy
    39°F
  • Sun
    Chance Sprinkles/Flurries
    42°F
  • Mon
    Slight Chc Rain
    46°F
  • Tue
    Rain Likely
    51°F

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