Summer on the Husdon: Monuments Tour of Riverside Park
Saturday, August 13, 2022
10:30 a.m.–12:00 p.m.
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The New York Historical Society and Summer on the Hudson partner for a monuments tour of Riverside Park, an Olmstead gem and one of New York City’s Scenic Landmarks. Join us for a guided walk along Riverside Drive that highlights the park’s development as well as its historic and commemorative monuments.
The South Tour begins at the 72nd Street park entrance and proceeds north. The North Tour begins at the 122nd Street General Grant National Memorial and proceeds south. Each tour is approximately 1.5 miles and will involve some hills. Wear comfortable shoes. Space is limited and registration is required.
Know Before You Go
For everyone's safety, we are asking all participants to observe the following guidelines:
- Please wear a mask
- All individuals should maintain social distancing of six feet during programming, regardless of vaccination status
- Wash your hands before attending a program
- Stay home if you are sick
- Additionally, we encourage participants to bring their own hand sanitizer and water bottles to our programs.