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Free Tour of Washington Square Park

Saturday, May 26, 2018

1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.

For nearly two centuries Washington Square Park has served as a beloved space for locals while attracting visitors from around the world. Join a Washington Square Park docent for a free tour, and learn about this iconic park's past and present. 

Take a journey through history and learn about the park’s beginnings as a parade ground, the unmistakable monuments, and the many people that have made the park the cultural hub that it is today.

This event is free and open to all. 


Holley Plaza in Washington Square Park Accessible
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Washington Square Park Conservancy

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(212) 396-5873

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