HW Pick: Seneca Village Tour In Central Park

seneca-village-lSeneca Village was an important community of predominantly African-American property owners living in an area that now makes up part of Central Park at 85th Street (north of Harlem).

Join Central Park Conservancy guides on this 75 minute tour to learn about the lives of Seneca Village’s residents in the 1800s and the community’s place in pre-Park New York City. Highlights of this tour include Summit Rock, Tanner’s Spring, Winterdale Arch, and sites where important residences and churches existed before the development of the Park.

Sunday, October 25: 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Sunday, November 8: 11:00 am – 12:30 pm

Tickets $15 (Members $10) (Tickets available on-site with a credit card)

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Inside the Park at 85th Street and Central Park West (Map of start location)

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"We re-imagine, recreate, and redeem cultural omissions and misrepresentations of Blackness, for the culture. ...." This post is made in partnership with British Pathé.

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