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Northern Manhattan Parks

Northern Manhattan Parks include Fort Tryon Park, Fort Washington Park, Highbridge Park, and Inwood Hill Park.

Northern Manhattan Parks Events

Tuesday, October 16, 2018

Oct16

Morning Fitness at Fort Tryon Park

at Heather Garden (in Fort Tryon Park)Manhattan This is an Accessible location

7:30 a.m.8:30 a.m.
Join us for one hour of walking, stretching, and strengthening exercises.
Free!

Wednesday, October 17, 2018

Oct17

Free Tai Chi with Julio Cortes

at Morris-Jumel Mansion (in Roger Morris Park)Manhattan This is an Accessible location

6:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
Join us every Wednesday for Free Tai Chi, led by Julio Cortes.
Free!

Thursday, October 18, 2018

Oct18

Morning Fitness at Fort Tryon Park

at Heather Garden (in Fort Tryon Park)Manhattan This is an Accessible location

7:30 a.m.8:30 a.m.
Join us for one hour of walking, stretching, and strengthening exercises.
Free!

Saturday, October 20, 2018

Oct20

Morning Fitness at Fort Tryon Park

at Heather Garden (in Fort Tryon Park)Manhattan This is an Accessible location

8:30 a.m.9:30 a.m.
Come to Fort Tryon Park and try something new. Join us on Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday mornings for one hour of walking, stretching, and strengthening exercises. All of our…
Free!

Oct20

Nature Photography: Fort Tryon Park

at Margaret Corbin Circle (in Fort Tryon Park)Manhattan

10:00 a.m.11:30 a.m.
Photographer Michael Palma Mir will discuss nature photography strategies using Fort Tryon Park and its many vistas as inspiration.
Free!

Oct20

Fall Fit Festival

at Highbridge Recreation Center (in Highbridge Park)Manhattan

11:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
Join us for a fun day of fitness classes, sports, and games for all ages. Activities include family Zumba, soccer, and tie-dye.
Free!

Oct20

Paranormal Investigation

at Morris-Jumel Mansion (in Roger Morris Park)Manhattan This is an Accessible location

8:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
Learn the basics of ghost hunting while possibly communicating with some of MJM’s former residents. $30, $25 Members/Students.

Sunday, October 21, 2018

Oct21

Fort Tryon Park Beautification Day and Bulb Planting

at Margaret Corbin Circle (in Fort Tryon Park)Manhattan

10:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
Activities will include some or all of the following: painting, planting preparations, planting, weeding, and more.
Free!

Must See
Event
Oct21

The New York City Naturalist Club: Trees of Inwood Hill Park

at Isham Street and Seaman Avenue (in Inwood Hill Park)Manhattan

11:00 a.m.12:30 p.m.
Take a deep look at the deciduous trees and the ecological relationship between plants and animals as they go through the change of season from summer to autumn.
Free!

Monday, October 22, 2018

Oct22

Archtober Tour of Gracie Mansion

at Gracie Mansion (in Carl Schurz Park)Manhattan

5:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
Join a tour of the architecture of this rare surviving example of a Federal-era wood frame house built in 1799. The mansion serves as the official residence of New York’s mayors.
Free!

Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Oct23

Morning Fitness at Fort Tryon Park

at Heather Garden (in Fort Tryon Park)Manhattan This is an Accessible location

7:30 a.m.8:30 a.m.
Join us for one hour of walking, stretching, and strengthening exercises.
Free!

Thursday, October 25, 2018

Oct25

Morning Fitness at Fort Tryon Park

at Heather Garden (in Fort Tryon Park)Manhattan This is an Accessible location

7:30 a.m.8:30 a.m.
Join us for one hour of walking, stretching, and strengthening exercises.
Free!

Oct25

Anne Loftus Playground Public Scoping Meeting

at Inwood Public LibraryManhattan This is an Accessible location

6:30 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Join NYC Parks and Councilmember Ydanis Rodriguez for a public scoping meeting to shape the future of Anne Loftus Playground.
Free!

Saturday, October 27, 2018

Oct27

Morning Fitness at Fort Tryon Park

at Heather Garden (in Fort Tryon Park)Manhattan This is an Accessible location

8:30 a.m.9:30 a.m.
Come to Fort Tryon Park and try something new. Join us on Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday mornings for one hour of walking, stretching, and strengthening exercises. All of our…
Free!

Oct27

Inwood Hill Park Trail Stewardship Day

at Payson Park House (in Inwood Hill Park)Manhattan

9:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Join our effort to make the 4.2-mile trails of Inwood Hill Park safer, more accessible, and sustainable through trail blazing, corridor clearing, and debris removal.
Free!

Oct27

Walk the High Bridge and Explore Nearby

at Northeast corner of 168 Street and St. Nicholas AvenueManhattan

9:30 a.m.12:00 p.m.
You will hear the tale of the Old Croton Aqueduct then wind back to the gorgeous Jumel Terrace Historic District, Trinity Cemetery (resting place of Ed Koch and John James Audubon), and to hidden Audubon Terrace.
Free!

Oct27

Nature's Workshop: Land Art and Nature Sculptures

at Payson Center (in Inwood Hill Park)Manhattan This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.12:30 p.m.
Each program in this series explores its topic in depth and allows you to develop a skill, participate in hands-on project, and indulge your curiosity.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Oct27

Fort Tryon Kids: Awesome Arachnids with APEC

at Anne Loftus Playground (in Fort Tryon Park)Manhattan This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
This exciting lesson teaches students to distinguish between insects and arachnids based on their physical characteristics.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Oct27

History and Culture of Tattooing Lecture

at Morris-Jumel Mansion (in Roger Morris Park)Manhattan This is an Accessible location

5:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.
MJM welcomes tattoo artist, anthropologist, and historian Michael McCabe to discuss the human history of modern tattooing in New York City.

Tuesday, October 30, 2018

Oct30

Morning Fitness at Fort Tryon Park

at Heather Garden (in Fort Tryon Park)Manhattan This is an Accessible location

7:30 a.m.8:30 a.m.
Join us for one hour of walking, stretching, and strengthening exercises.
Free!

Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Oct31

Paranormal Investigation

at Morris-Jumel Mansion (in Roger Morris Park)Manhattan This is an Accessible location

8:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
Learn the basics of ghost hunting while possibly communicating with some of MJM’s former residents. $30, $25 Members/Students.

Thursday, November 1, 2018

Nov 1

Morning Fitness at Fort Tryon Park

at Heather Garden (in Fort Tryon Park)Manhattan This is an Accessible location

7:30 a.m.8:30 a.m.
Join us for one hour of walking, stretching, and strengthening exercises.
Free!

Saturday, November 3, 2018

Nov 3

Morning Fitness at Fort Tryon Park

at Heather Garden (in Fort Tryon Park)Manhattan This is an Accessible location

8:30 a.m.9:30 a.m.
Come to Fort Tryon Park and try something new. Join us on Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday mornings for one hour of walking, stretching, and strengthening exercises. All of our…
Free!

Nov 3

Autumn Mushroom Walk with Expert Mycologist Paul Sadowski

at Payson Center (in Inwood Hill Park)Manhattan This is an Accessible location

10:30 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Join a short, visual presentation showing autumn mushrooms common to Inwood Hill Park. Then follow Paul on an exploration hike of the forest to seek out mushrooms introduced in the lecture.
Free!

Sunday, November 4, 2018

Nov 4

Roger Morris Park Garden Volunteer Day

at Morris-Jumel Mansion (in Roger Morris Park)Manhattan This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Whether you have a green thumb or just a curiosity for what makes the garden grow, all are welcome to volunteer in Roger Morris Park, the grounds of the Morris-Jumel Mansion.
Free!

Nov 4

242nd Commemoration of the Battle of Fort Washington

at Cafe Lawn (in Fort Tryon Park)Manhattan

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Come watch a blacksmith demonstration, listen to live 18th-century music, make arts and crafts, play games from the revolutionary period, and tour the battle scene.
Free!

Must See
Event
Nov 4

Autumn Highlights Garden Tour with Public Garden Designer Ronda M. Brands

at Heather Garden (in Fort Tryon Park)Manhattan This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Join public garden designer Ronda M. Brands for a behind-the-scenes look at the particular design emphasis on the garden’s autumn assets.
Free!

Nov 4

Wilderness Skills: Fire Making

at 218th Street and Indian Road (in Inwood Hill Park)Manhattan

1:00 p.m.2:30 p.m.
Our Urban Park Rangers are well-versed in outdoor lore. Learn tips and tricks that will enhance your knowledge of the natural world, and might just save your life.
Free!

Tuesday, November 6, 2018

Nov 6

Morning Fitness at Fort Tryon Park

at Heather Garden (in Fort Tryon Park)Manhattan This is an Accessible location

7:30 a.m.8:30 a.m.
Join us for one hour of walking, stretching, and strengthening exercises.
Free!

Thursday, November 8, 2018

Nov 8

Morning Fitness at Fort Tryon Park

at Heather Garden (in Fort Tryon Park)Manhattan This is an Accessible location

7:30 a.m.8:30 a.m.
Join us for one hour of walking, stretching, and strengthening exercises.
Free!

Saturday, November 10, 2018

Nov10

Morning Fitness at Fort Tryon Park

at Heather Garden (in Fort Tryon Park)Manhattan This is an Accessible location

8:30 a.m.9:30 a.m.
Come to Fort Tryon Park and try something new. Join us on Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday mornings for one hour of walking, stretching, and strengthening exercises. All of our…
Free!

Nov10

Second Saturday Bike Park Orientation Days at Highbridge

at 131 Fort George Avenue (in Highbridge Park)Manhattan

10:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
Led by professional ride leaders and master trailbuilders, participants learn what it takes to build and ride the most progressive urban bike park in America!
Free!

Nov10

Paranormal Investigation

at Morris-Jumel Mansion (in Roger Morris Park)Manhattan This is an Accessible location

8:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
Learn the basics of ghost hunting while possibly communicating with some of MJM’s former residents. $30, $25 Members/Students.

Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Nov13

Morning Fitness at Fort Tryon Park

at Heather Garden (in Fort Tryon Park)Manhattan This is an Accessible location

7:30 a.m.8:30 a.m.
Join us for one hour of walking, stretching, and strengthening exercises.
Free!

Thursday, November 15, 2018

Nov15

Morning Fitness at Fort Tryon Park

at Heather Garden (in Fort Tryon Park)Manhattan This is an Accessible location

7:30 a.m.8:30 a.m.
Join us for one hour of walking, stretching, and strengthening exercises.
Free!

Saturday, November 17, 2018

Nov17

Morning Fitness at Fort Tryon Park

at Heather Garden (in Fort Tryon Park)Manhattan This is an Accessible location

8:30 a.m.9:30 a.m.
Come to Fort Tryon Park and try something new. Join us on Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday mornings for one hour of walking, stretching, and strengthening exercises. All of our…
Free!

Sunday, November 18, 2018

Nov18

Wilderness Skills: Fire Making

at Seuffert Bandshell Parking lot (in Forest Park)Queens

6:00 p.m.7:30 p.m.
Our Urban Park Rangers are well-versed in outdoor lore. Learn tips and tricks that will enhance your knowledge of the natural world, and might just save your life.
Free!

Tuesday, November 20, 2018

Nov20

Morning Fitness at Fort Tryon Park

at Heather Garden (in Fort Tryon Park)Manhattan This is an Accessible location

7:30 a.m.8:30 a.m.
Join us for one hour of walking, stretching, and strengthening exercises.
Free!

Thursday, November 22, 2018

Nov22

Morning Fitness at Fort Tryon Park

at Heather Garden (in Fort Tryon Park)Manhattan This is an Accessible location

7:30 a.m.8:30 a.m.
Join us for one hour of walking, stretching, and strengthening exercises.
Free!

Saturday, November 24, 2018

Nov24

Morning Fitness at Fort Tryon Park

at Heather Garden (in Fort Tryon Park)Manhattan This is an Accessible location

8:30 a.m.9:30 a.m.
Come to Fort Tryon Park and try something new. Join us on Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday mornings for one hour of walking, stretching, and strengthening exercises. All of our…
Free!

Nov24

Paranormal Investigation

at Morris-Jumel Mansion (in Roger Morris Park)Manhattan This is an Accessible location

8:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
Learn the basics of ghost hunting while possibly communicating with some of Morris-Jumel Mansion’s former residents.

Tuesday, November 27, 2018

Nov27

Morning Fitness at Fort Tryon Park

at Heather Garden (in Fort Tryon Park)Manhattan This is an Accessible location

7:30 a.m.8:30 a.m.
Join us for one hour of walking, stretching, and strengthening exercises.
Free!

Thursday, November 29, 2018

Nov29

Morning Fitness at Fort Tryon Park

at Heather Garden (in Fort Tryon Park)Manhattan This is an Accessible location

7:30 a.m.8:30 a.m.
Join us for one hour of walking, stretching, and strengthening exercises.
Free!

Saturday, December 1, 2018

Dec 1

Morning Fitness at Fort Tryon Park

at Heather Garden (in Fort Tryon Park)Manhattan This is an Accessible location

8:30 a.m.9:30 a.m.
Come to Fort Tryon Park and try something new. Join us on Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday mornings for one hour of walking, stretching, and strengthening exercises. All of our…
Free!

Tuesday, December 4, 2018

Dec 4

Morning Fitness at Fort Tryon Park

at Heather Garden (in Fort Tryon Park)Manhattan This is an Accessible location

7:30 a.m.8:30 a.m.
Join us for one hour of walking, stretching, and strengthening exercises.
Free!

Thursday, December 6, 2018

Dec 6

Morning Fitness at Fort Tryon Park

at Heather Garden (in Fort Tryon Park)Manhattan This is an Accessible location

7:30 a.m.8:30 a.m.
Join us for one hour of walking, stretching, and strengthening exercises.
Free!

Saturday, December 8, 2018

Dec 8

Morning Fitness at Fort Tryon Park

at Heather Garden (in Fort Tryon Park)Manhattan This is an Accessible location

8:30 a.m.9:30 a.m.
Come to Fort Tryon Park and try something new. Join us on Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday mornings for one hour of walking, stretching, and strengthening exercises. All of our…
Free!

Dec 8

Second Saturday Bike Park Orientation Days at Highbridge

at 131 Fort George Avenue (in Highbridge Park)Manhattan

10:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
Led by professional ride leaders and master trailbuilders, participants learn what it takes to build and ride the most progressive urban bike park in America!
Free!

Dec 8

Kids Wildlife Workshop with Bobby Horvath

at J. Hood Wright Recreation Center (in J. Hood Wright Park)Manhattan

2:30 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Have you ever wanted to meet an eagle owl? Pet a fox? Hold a red-tailed hawk? Here's your chance to get up close and personal with Northern Manhattan Parks' wildlife.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Tuesday, December 11, 2018

Dec11

Morning Fitness at Fort Tryon Park

at Heather Garden (in Fort Tryon Park)Manhattan This is an Accessible location

7:30 a.m.8:30 a.m.
Join us for one hour of walking, stretching, and strengthening exercises.
Free!

Thursday, December 13, 2018

Dec13

Morning Fitness at Fort Tryon Park

at Heather Garden (in Fort Tryon Park)Manhattan This is an Accessible location

7:30 a.m.8:30 a.m.
Join us for one hour of walking, stretching, and strengthening exercises.
Free!

Friday, December 14, 2018

Dec14

Paranormal Investigation

at Morris-Jumel Mansion (in Roger Morris Park)Manhattan This is an Accessible location

8:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
Learn the basics of ghost hunting while possibly communicating with some of MJM’s former residents. $30, $25 Members/Students.

Saturday, December 15, 2018

Dec15

Morning Fitness at Fort Tryon Park

at Heather Garden (in Fort Tryon Park)Manhattan This is an Accessible location

8:30 a.m.9:30 a.m.
Come to Fort Tryon Park and try something new. Join us on Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday mornings for one hour of walking, stretching, and strengthening exercises. All of our…
Free!

Tuesday, December 18, 2018

Dec18

Morning Fitness at Fort Tryon Park

at Heather Garden (in Fort Tryon Park)Manhattan This is an Accessible location

7:30 a.m.8:30 a.m.
Join us for one hour of walking, stretching, and strengthening exercises.
Free!

Thursday, December 20, 2018

Dec20

Morning Fitness at Fort Tryon Park

at Heather Garden (in Fort Tryon Park)Manhattan This is an Accessible location

7:30 a.m.8:30 a.m.
Join us for one hour of walking, stretching, and strengthening exercises.
Free!

Saturday, December 22, 2018

Dec22

Morning Fitness at Fort Tryon Park

at Heather Garden (in Fort Tryon Park)Manhattan This is an Accessible location

8:30 a.m.9:30 a.m.
Come to Fort Tryon Park and try something new. Join us on Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday mornings for one hour of walking, stretching, and strengthening exercises. All of our…
Free!

Tuesday, December 25, 2018

Dec25

Morning Fitness at Fort Tryon Park

at Heather Garden (in Fort Tryon Park)Manhattan This is an Accessible location

7:30 a.m.8:30 a.m.
Join us for one hour of walking, stretching, and strengthening exercises.
Free!

Thursday, December 27, 2018

Dec27

Morning Fitness at Fort Tryon Park

at Heather Garden (in Fort Tryon Park)Manhattan This is an Accessible location

7:30 a.m.8:30 a.m.
Join us for one hour of walking, stretching, and strengthening exercises.
Free!

Saturday, December 29, 2018

Dec29

Morning Fitness at Fort Tryon Park

at Heather Garden (in Fort Tryon Park)Manhattan This is an Accessible location

8:30 a.m.9:30 a.m.
Come to Fort Tryon Park and try something new. Join us on Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday mornings for one hour of walking, stretching, and strengthening exercises. All of our…
Free!

Dec29

Paranormal Investigation

at Morris-Jumel Mansion (in Roger Morris Park)Manhattan This is an Accessible location

8:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
Learn the basics of ghost hunting while possibly communicating with some of Morris-Jumel Mansion’s former residents.

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