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Open House New York: Prison Ship Martyrs Monument

Saturday, October 14, 2017

11:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.

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This memorial was built in the center of Fort Greene Park in 1908 as a tribute to the 11,000 men, women and children who died on British prison ships during the Revolutionary War.

Step inside this historic monument and learn about Fort Greene Park history, the Revolutionary War, and the stories of those who perished.


Myrtle Avenue at Washington Park in Fort Greene Park
Directions to this location
Location Details:
Park Entrance



Event Organizer

Urban Park Rangers

Contact Number

(718) 421-2021


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