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TOUR THE MOST MAGNIFICENT SCULPTURE GARDEN IN BROOKLYN: IT’S AT GREEN-WOOD CEMETERY
Nov 23, 2013 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm| The cost of the trolley tour is $20; $15 for members of Green-Wood Historic Fund and the Brooklyn Historical Society.
Green-Wood’s 478 acres boast a dazzling array of vistas, flora and fauna. But the grounds are also a premier collection of sculpture, reliefs and friezes. Green-Wood Cemetery is proud to be the home of over 50 works of art created by members of the prestigious National Sculpture Society. Tour guides Karen Lemmey, Curator of Sculpture at the Smithsonian American Art Museum in Washington DC, and Jeff Richman, Green-Wood’s resident historian, will lead the “Sculpture Garden Trolley Tour” of newly acquired works, as well as magnificent sculptures dating to the 19th century.