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Wallabout Historic Walking Tour

Sep 17, 2016 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

|Recurring Event (See all)
Every month until Oct 15, 2016
| FREE
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On the 3rd Saturday of each month during Summer 2016, the Myrtle Avenue Brooklyn Partnership, in collaboration with the Fort Greene Park Conservancy, will host a FREE guided walking tour through the historic Wallabout neighborhood north of Myrtle Avenue.

The neighborhood, most of which is listed as a historic district on the National Register of Historic Places, has a beautiful mix of pre-Civil War homes and late 19th century industrial buildings. The walk will discuss how the neighborhood has developed since the Dutch first arrived in the early 1600’s and highlight notable residents.

The 90 minute guided tour begins in Fort Greene Park, includes a 1.5 mile walk, and concludes at 99 Ryerson Street. The event is FREE, but space is limited and registration is required. Register HERE THROUGH EVENTBRITE.

Want to go on more walking tours? Check out the Fort Greene Park Walking Tour on the 2nd Saturday of each month, May through August, hosted by the Fort Greene Park Conservancy. Tours begin at 11am at the Fort Greene Park Visitor’s Center.

Details

Date:
Sep 17, 2016
Time:
11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Cost:
FREE
Event Category:
Website:
http://myrtleavenue.org/events/

Organizer

Myrtle Avenue Brooklyn Partnership
Phone:
(718) 230-1689 ext. 6#
Email:
Website:
http://myrtleavenue.org/events/