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Get up, get out, and do something! Just about any day of the year, you can find something fun, informative, and healthy to enjoy at an area park. Feel free to browse the listings below, or use the search tools to find an event that matches your interests and location.

Viewing 21–30 out of 284 events
from July 21, 2018 to December 10, 2018
in History (x) category

Wednesday, July 25, 2018

Jul25

Mystery After Dark Tours at Historic Richmond Town

at Historic Richmond TownStaten Island This is an Accessible location

8:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
Dare to explore every inch of houses hundreds of years old on tours lit only by candlelight. What...or who...will you find?
Category: Education, History, Tours, My Summer House NYC

Thursday, July 26, 2018

Jul26

Central Park Tour: Iconic Views of Central Park

at Dairy Visitor Center & Gift Shop (in Central Park)Manhattan This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.12:30 p.m.
Some of New York’s most iconic sights are found in Central Park, including the fountain at Bethesda Terrace and Bow Bridge. Join Central Park Conservancy guides for an insider’s look.
Category: Education, Nature, History, Tours, Seniors

Jul26

Exhibition: Tredwell Brides: Changing Wedding Traditions in the 19th Century

at Merchant's House MuseumManhattan

12:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
This exhibition explores changes in 19th century wedding customs. Highlights: two wedding dresses from the collection.
Category: Education, Art, History, My Summer House NYC

Jul26

Tour The Battery

at Netherland Monument (in The Battery)Manhattan This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Learn about the park's rich history, many important landmarks and monuments, the Seaglass Carousel, 195,000 square feet of beautiful perennial gardens, and more!
Category: Nature, History, Tours, Waterfront
Free!

Jul26

Central Park Tour: Stroll to Strawberry Fields

at Columbus Circle Information Kiosk (in Central Park)Manhattan This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Join us for a tour of the southwestern corner of Central Park. Tour includes the Maine Monument, Sheep Meadow, Tavern on the Green, and Strawberry Fields.
Category: Education, Nature, History, Tours

Jul26

Historic Richmond Town's Summer Eats

at Historic Richmond TownStaten Island This is an Accessible location

5:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Enjoy a family friendly summer night with food trucks, homemade ice cream, and free admission to the beautiful grounds of Staten Island's historic village.
Category: Games, History, Food
Free!

Jul26

Evening Cocktail & Craft: Henna and Hops

at Queens Botanical GardenQueens

6:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Join Henna Darling to explore the botanical and cultural importance of henna: see the henna plant, learn to prepare henna paste, and practice this unique art form.
Category: Accessible, Arts & Crafts, Education, Nature, History, Seniors

Jul26

Mystery After Dark Tours at Historic Richmond Town

at Historic Richmond TownStaten Island This is an Accessible location

8:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
Dare to explore every inch of houses hundreds of years old on tours lit only by candlelight. What...or who...will you find?
Category: Education, History, Tours, My Summer House NYC

Friday, July 27, 2018

Jul27

Central Park Tour: Iconic Views of Central Park

at Dairy Visitor Center & Gift Shop (in Central Park)Manhattan This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.12:30 p.m.
Some of New York’s most iconic sights are found in Central Park, including the fountain at Bethesda Terrace and Bow Bridge. Join Central Park Conservancy guides for an insider’s look.
Category: Education, Nature, History, Tours, Seniors

Jul27

Exhibition: Tredwell Brides: Changing Wedding Traditions in the 19th Century

at Merchant's House MuseumManhattan

12:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
This exhibition explores changes in 19th century wedding customs. Highlights: two wedding dresses from the collection.
Category: Education, Art, History, My Summer House NYC

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