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Open House New York: Prisonship Martyr's Monument

Saturday, October 12, 2013

11:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.

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More than 11,500 men, women, and children perished on British prison ships in the Revolutionary War. Some of their remains were interred in a crypt on this site. Learn more about the efforts to build, restore and maintain the monument.

Location

Prison Ship Martyrs Monument in Fort Greene Park
Brooklyn
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Cost

Free  

Event Organizer

Urban Park Rangers

Contact Number

(718) 421-2021

Categories

Education, History, Tours, Talks

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Construction has begun on additional capital improvements to the Washington Park sidewalk. The sidewalk and entrance to the park will remain open, but please remain aware of rough and uneven surface, closures, and the contractors.
Anticipated Completion: Fall 2016

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