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.
Sunday, January 17, 2021
at Fort Totten Visitor Center (in Fort Totten Park), Queens
2:00 p.m.–3:00 p.m.
A pristine stretch surrounding a preserved Civil War fortress, Fort Totten Park provides a fascinating glimpse into New York's past.
Sunday, January 24, 2021
at Isham Street and Seaman Avenue (in Inwood Hill Park), Manhattan
1:00 p.m.–2:00 p.m.
Come join the Urban Park Rangers to explore the Inwood nature, geology, and history of Isham Park.
Saturday, January 30, 2021
at West 72nd and Central Park West (in Central Park), Manhattan
11:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m.
This program will focus on the history behind New York City's most iconic urban space: Central Park.