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Walt Whitman Walking Tour of Fort Greene Park

Saturday, June 10, 2017

11:00 a.m.12:30 p.m.

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Every second Saturday of the month from May to August, the Fort Greene Park Conservancy in collaboration with the Myrtle Avenue Brooklyn Partnership, present a free walking tour of Fort Greene Park. Take a walk and learn more about history of Fort Greene Park from its Revolutionary War roots to becoming an official park with the urging of local resident Walt Whitman.

The tour is 90 minutes long and begins at the Visitor Center. Free, registration required. Please register on eventbrite.

Special thank you to tour collaborators American Opera Projects and The Walt Whitman Project.

This program is supported, in part, by public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in Partnership with the City Council.


Fort Greene Park Visitor Center in Fort Greene Park Accessible
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Please meet us outside of the Visitor Center!



Event Organizer

Fort Greene Park, Fort Greene Park Conservancy, Myrtle Avenue Brooklyn Partnership, American Opera Projects, Walt Whitman Project

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(718) 722-3218

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