Summer on the Husdon: Monuments Tour of Riverside Park South

Saturday, October 1, 2022

10:30 a.m.12:00 p.m.

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.

October 1 | South Tour | Register Here
October 2 | North Tour | Register Here

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.


W 72nd Street and Riverside Drive in Riverside Park
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Event Organizer

Summer on the Hudson, , The New York Historical Society

Contact Number

(212) 870-3089

Contact Email


History, Tours, Waterfront, Walking

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