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Historic New York: Mount Morris Fire Watchtower

Saturday, February 8, 2020

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

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.


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



Event Organizer

Urban Park Rangers,

Contact Number

(212) 360-1444


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Know Before You Go

Recreation CentersPelham Fritz Recreation Center

NYC Parks will host an open house at this recreation center on February 10 - 15, 2020. During this open house, patrons are encouraged to tour our buildings, try out our classes, and use our facilities and programming spaces.

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