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Travel back in time with these history walks and lectures. Learn about the city's epic past, and visit some of its less-known relics. Want to learn more? Visit our Parks History page.

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from September 29, 2022 to January 31, 2023

Thursday, September 29, 2022

Sep29

Open Village

at Historic Richmond TownStaten Island 
This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Step back in time and experience the open village at Historic Richmond Town!

Best For
Kids
Sep29

Tour of The Battery

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

12:00 p.m.1:00 p.m.
Tour New York's historic birthplace park with an expert guide!
Free!

Sep29

HEART OF A HOUSE: The Olmsted-Beil House

at Conference House Park Visitor Center (in Conference House Park)Staten Island 
This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Presented by Friends of Olmsted-Beil House, this exhibit will share the story of the c1685 Olmsted-Beil House and those who owned the home.
Free!

Friday, September 30, 2022

Sep30

Open Village

at Historic Richmond TownStaten Island 
This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Step back in time and experience the open village at Historic Richmond Town!

Best For
Kids
Sep30

HEART OF A HOUSE: The Olmsted-Beil House

at Conference House Park Visitor Center (in Conference House Park)Staten Island 
This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Presented by Friends of Olmsted-Beil House, this exhibit will share the story of the c1685 Olmsted-Beil House and those who owned the home.
Free!

Saturday, October 1, 2022

Oct 1

Historic New York: Historic Harlem Parks Walking Tour

at W 146th Street and Bradhurst Avenue (in Jackie Robinson Park)Manhattan

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Learn more about the history and cultures of Jackie Robinson Park, Colonel Charles Young Playground and Holcombe Rucker Park.
Free!

Oct 1

Summer on the Husdon: Monuments Tour of Riverside Park South

at W 72nd Street and Riverside Drive (in Riverside Park)Manhattan

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.
Free!

Oct 1

Open Village

at Historic Richmond TownStaten Island 
This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Step back in time and experience the open village at Historic Richmond Town!

Best For
Kids
Oct 1

A Stitch in Time Reopening

at H.H. Biddle House (in Conference House Park)Staten Island 
This is an Accessible location

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Join us for the reopening of "A Stitch in Time," an exhibit showcasing a variety of beautiful handcrafted needlework, including embroidery, crochet, knitting, lace-making, sewing, and other domestic arts.
Free!

Oct 1

Conference House Tours

at The Conference House (in Conference House Park)Staten Island 
This is an Accessible location

12:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
The historic Conference House is open for tours on Saturdays and Sundays from noon to 4:00 p.m.

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