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What The Dinosaurs Ate: Children’s Program with Julia Attaway

Saturday, September 21, 2013

1:30 p.m.2:15 p.m.

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Even though the dinosaurs are no longer around, that doesn’t mean that the plants they ate are extinct. Learn about the diet of everyone’s favorite prehistoric creatures. Join educator Julia Attaway in the Heather Garden to see the plants that dinosaurs ate still growing millions of years later.

For ages 4 to 8. Children must be accompanied by an adult.


Heather Garden in Fort Tryon Park Accessible
Cabrini Boulevard and Fort Washington Avenue
Directions to this location

Location Details:
Meet at the Margaret Corbin Circle entrance to the garden.



Event Organizer

Northern Manhattan Parks, Fort Tryon Park Trust

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ParkFort Tryon Park

The path and stairs in Fort Tryon Park that lead to the Cloisters are currently closed for repairs. The construction project is in the bidding cycle. Railings and lighting will be installed as part of the project, which is anticipated to go into construction in the fall of 2016.
Anticipated Completion: Fall 2016

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