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Battle of Brooklyn Commemoration at The Green-Wood Cemetery

Sunday, August 26, 2018

10:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.

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Join the Old Stone House for a Battle of Brooklyn Reenactment, tour, games, performance, parade, and memorial ceremony at Green-Wood Cemetery in conjunction with Battle Week - 242nd Anniversary of the Battle of Brooklyn.

Call 718-768-7300 for reservations and more information.

Schedule

10:00 a.m. – Noon (Reservations necessary)

Green-Wood historian Jeff Richman and author Barnet Schecter conduct a trolley tour of the cemetery. Registration is required.

11:30  a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Living History Programming with drills, weapon firing, games and historic personalities.

12:30 p.m. – 1:15 p.m.

Re-enactment inside the Main Gate at The Green-Wood Cemetery

1:30 p.m.

Parade to the top of Battle Hill

2:00 p.m.

Memorial Ceremony at Battle Hill

Location

Green-Wood Cemetery at 25th Street Accessible
500 25th Street, Brooklyn
Brooklyn
Directions to this location

Cost

Free  

Categories

Education, Festivals, Games, History, Theater, Tours, Talks, My Summer House NYC

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