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>Enslaved Africans at Van Cortlandt Plantation

Sunday, May 26, 2019

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.

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Hear about the African presence on this land. The tour ends with a jazz concert by the Bronx Arts Ensemble.


Van Cortlandt Golf House in Van Cortlandt Park Accessible
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Enter the park at Bailey Avenue and Van Cortlandt Park South.



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Van Cortlandt Park

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Barbecuing AreasVan Cortlandt Park

Due to construction at Broadway and West 242nd Street, the entrance near the subway is closed. Please access the park at the stairway adjacent to the public comfort station (Broadway & Manhattan College Parkway). There is an accessible entrance at the end of the block. The barbecuing area at Van Cortlandt Park has temporarily been moved behind the Nature Center. For more information on the progress of this construction project, please visit our Capital Project Tracker page.
Anticipated Completion: Summer 2020

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