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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.

Location

Van Cortlandt Golf House in Van Cortlandt Park Accessible
Bronx
Directions to this location
Location Details:
Enter the park at Bailey Avenue and Van Cortlandt Park South.

Cost

Free  

Event Organizer

Van Cortlandt Park

Contact Number

(718) 430-1890

Contact Email

info@vcpark.org

Categories

Concerts, Art, History, Tours

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Directions to Van Cortlandt Park

Know Before You Go

There are currently 2 service interruptions affecting access within this park.

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

Hiking TrailsPutnam Trail

The Putnam Greenway Trail is currently closed for construction. For north-south access, runners and pedestrians can use the Old Croton Aqueduct Trail (enter at Mosholu Parkway & Van Cortlandt Park South), and bicyclists and pedestrians can use Broadway. 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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