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Open House New York: Heather Garden & Cottage Tour

Saturday, October 12, 2013

11:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.

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Here's your chance to see inside the Fort Tryon Cottage. The 1908 cottage, flanking the garden, was originally the gatehouse of the C.K.G. Billings Estate. Today the cottage houses the offices of the Northern Manhattan Parks administrator. The cottage is only open to the public on Open House New York (OHNY) weekend.

Cottage Tours
Every half hour, max 20 guests
Meet outside the Cottage's gate in Margaret Corbin Circle

Garden Tours
Every 20 minutes
Meet at the Entrance to the Heather Garden at Margaret Corbin Circle


Margaret Corbin Circle in Fort Tryon Park
Directions to this location



Event Organizer

Northern Manhattan Parks, Open House New York, Fort Tryon Park Trust

Contact Number

(212) 795-1388

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