Marcus Garvey Park

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Historic New York: Mount Morris Fire Watchtower

Saturday, January 11, 2020

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.

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A prominent feature of Marcus Garvey Park and its neighborhood, the historic Mount Morris Fire Watchtower serves as an important landmark for the Harlem community. 

Visitors will get a chance to go inside with the Urban Park Rangers who will discuss the significance and history of this recently restored structure.

Location

Mount Morris Fire Watchtower in Marcus Garvey Park
Manhattan
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Location Details:
The tower sits atop the hill in the center of the park.

Cost

Free  

Event Organizer

Urban Park Rangers,

Contact Number

(212) 360-1444

Categories

Education, History, Tours

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Know Before You Go

Recreation CentersPelham Fritz Recreation Center

New York City’s recreation centers and indoor pools remain closed to the general public until further notice to provide COVID-19 related services as well as free childcare options for children who are scheduled for blended learning. To learn more or to apply for the childcare program, please visit the New York City Department of Education’s Learning Bridges program page.

Once we reopen, NYC Parks will extend all existing recreation center memberships to cover the length of time we are closed to the general public.


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