Central Park Tour: Seneca Village

Seneca_Village-Central_Park-NycSeneca Village was an important community of predominantly African-American property owners living in an area that now makes up part of Central Park.

Join Central Park Conservancy guides on this 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.

Details


Meet: Inside the Park at 85th Street and Central Park West. Map of start location
Terrain: Moderate inclines, and a few stairs

The tour route involves moderate inclines and a few stairs. Tour starts and ends inside the park at 85th Street and Central Park West.

Space is limited; advance ticket purchase recommended. Tickets available on-site only with a credit card. Please arrive at the meeting location 15 minutes before the start of the tour to allow time for check in. Out of consideration for other guests we cannot accommodate those arriving after the start time.

Tickets $15

Event Organizer
Central Park Conservancy

Contact
212-772-0288
[email protected]

Tour Times

Seneca Village Tour
Seneca Village Tour
Seneca Village Tour
Seneca Village Tour
Seneca Village Tour
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When: Mon., Jan. 21, 2019 at 11:00 am - 12:15 pm

Seneca_Village-Central_Park-NycSeneca Village was an important community of predominantly African-American property owners living in an area that now makes up part of Central Park.

Join Central Park Conservancy guides on this 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.

Details


Meet: Inside the Park at 85th Street and Central Park West. Map of start location
Terrain: Moderate inclines, and a few stairs

The tour route involves moderate inclines and a few stairs. Tour starts and ends inside the park at 85th Street and Central Park West.

Space is limited; advance ticket purchase recommended. Tickets available on-site only with a credit card. Please arrive at the meeting location 15 minutes before the start of the tour to allow time for check in. Out of consideration for other guests we cannot accommodate those arriving after the start time.

Tickets $15

Event Organizer
Central Park Conservancy

Contact
212-772-0288
[email protected]

Tour Times

Seneca Village Tour
Seneca Village Tour
Seneca Village Tour
Seneca Village Tour
Seneca Village Tour
Seneca Village Tour
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