Riverside Park Monuments Tour

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When:
May 4, 2019 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
2019-05-04T10:30:00-04:00
2019-05-04T12:00:00-04:00
Where:
72nd St. and Riverside Drive
Cost:
Free
Contact:
212-870-3070

The New York Historical Society and Summer on the Hudson partner for a monuments tour of Riverside Park, an Olmstead gem and one of New York City’s Scenic Landmarks. Join us for a guided walk along Riverside Drive that highlights the park’s development as well as its historic and commemorative monuments.

Tour A begins at the 72nd Street park entrance and proceeds north. Tour B begins at the 122nd Street General Grant National Memorial and proceeds south. Each tour is approximately 1.5 miles and will involve some hills. Wear comfortable shoes. Space is limited and registration is required.

NOTE: All tours are currently full. To join the waiting list, please e-mail your preferred date(s) to soh@riversideparknyc.org.

Weather looking iffy? Want to know if the event is still on?
Check the SOH Twitter feed or visit nyc.gov/parks/soh 2 hours before the event.

To donate to Riverside Park Programming, or to volunteer please call 212.870.3070.

Summer on the Hudson programming is free to the public. Seating is limited, unreserved, and available on a first-come, first-served basis beginning 1-2 hours before the event. If there is heavy rain at the time of the event, the event will be cancelled. No rain dates are scheduled. If attendance reaches maximum capacity management reserves the right to close participation.