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The Origins of Fort Tryon Park

Thursday, January 28, 2016

6:30 p.m.8:00 p.m.

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Join Sid Horenstein, geologist and Educator Emeritus at the American Museum of Natural History, as he leads his geology and history lecture on the origins of our beloved Fort Tryon Park. Learn about the ice age uptown, the revolutionary war period and the estate era of Northern Manhattan and how portions of it were transformed into Fort Tryon Park.

Please note: Space is limited. RSVP is required. To register for this lecture, please email RSVP@FortTryonParkTrust.org.

This program is generously supported by the Greenacre Foundation and the Fort Tryon Park Trust.

Location

Payson Center in Inwood Hill Park Accessible
Payson Avenue and Dyckman Street
Manhattan
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Cost

Free  

Event Organizer

Fort Tryon Park Trust, Northern Manhattan Parks

Contact Number

(212) 795-1388

Contact Email

RSVP@FortTryonParkTrust.org

Categories

Accessible, Education, History, Talks

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