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Historic New York: Morris-Jumel Mansion

Sunday, November 24, 2019

11:00 a.m.12:30 p.m.

Come learn about the Morris-Jumel house, the oldest mansion in Manhattan, and how it connects to the history of NYC and its parks.

This tour will begin at Highbridge Park and follow the daily walking route of those who lived in this mid-eighteenth century residence.

Please note: Particpants are chosen by lottery. To enter the lottery, visit the Urban Park Ranger Registration Page. Lottery registration opens on Wednesday, November 13.


Location Details:
Meeting location will be shared with lottery selected participants.



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Urban Park Rangers,


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Recreation CentersHighbridge Recreation Center

On Monday, November 11, 2019, this recreation center will close at 5:00 p.m. in observance of Veterans Day.

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