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Urban Park Rangers: History and Culture

Discover NYC's storied past with our expert Urban Park Rangers as your guide to historical events, people, and communities that have shaped our city and Parks.

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Urban Park Rangers: Celebrating 40 Years
Celebrate the 40th anniversary of the Urban Park Rangers this year by joining us on more Ranger programs for families, outdoor enthusiasts, history buffs, and more! 

Urban Park Rangers: History and Culture Events

Saturday, June 22, 2019

Jun22

Brooklyn Shoreline Bicycle Tour

at American Veterans Memorial PierBrooklyn

1:00 p.m.2:30 p.m.
Enjoy the sights and sounds of spring as you ride your bike along the shorefront. Participants should bring their own bicycle and helmet. Registration is required.
Free!

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Thursday, July 4, 2019

Jul 4

Historic New York: Fort Totten

at Fort Totten Visitor's Center (in Fort Totten Park)Queens This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.12:30 p.m.
Urban Park Rangers specialize in the interpretation of historic turning points, both natural and man-made, in our city’s long history.
Free!

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Jul 4

Historic New York: Prison Ship Martyr's Monument

at Fort Greene Park Visitor Center (in Fort Greene Park)Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.2:30 p.m.
Learn about the significance of the Prison Ship Martyrs Monument, the Battle of Brooklyn, and the circumstances of the prisoners’ internment on the prison ships.
Free!

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