Geology: Fort Tryon Rocks!

Sunday, January 23, 2022

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

New York City is the site of ancient earth-shaking and earth-shaping events. The bedrock that anchors the city’s skyscrapers tells a story of a place going back more than a billion years. The island of Manhattan is built on three strata known as Manhattan Schist, Inwood Marble, and Fordham Gneiss.

Location

Broadway and Arden Street in Fort Tryon Park 
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Manhattan
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Cost

Free  

Contact Number

(212) 304-2277

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