HW Pick: Open House New York Fort Tryon Park Cottage Tour

Fort Tryon Park CottageHere’s your chance to see inside of the Fort Tryon Park Cottage! The early 1900’s cottage flanking the Heather Garden was originally the gatehouse of the C.K.G. Billings Estate and has retained its charm over its many uses in the last 104 years. Continue Reading →

Urban Park Ranger Hiking Guide In Harlem

rangers-mainOur Urban Park Ranger hiking guides will introduce you to the hidden gems of New York City. On our hikes, you may explore nature, discover our city’s urban forests, or just unplug from the world to clear your head. Continue Reading →

Heather Garden And Billings Estate Free Walking Tour In Inwood

gardenlisty-top-masterLearn firsthand why today’s NY Times featured the Heather Garden. Take a no cost walking tour of the Heather Garden and discover the recently restored area of the former Billings estate just North of Harlem. Continue Reading →

Free Walking Tour: (Still) Lost and Found Murals of East Harlem

6608c521-506d-49b8-adec-0e711c159807East Harlem Preservation in partnership with the Historic Districts Council is pleased to invite you to another walking tour through the e. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Mount Morris Park House Tour 2015

Mount Morris  parkContinuing a tradition that began more than 25 years ago as a vehicle for showcasing the resurgence of an iconic Harlem neighborhood, the Mount Morris Park Community Improvement Association (MMPCIA) will again play host to hundreds of friends, neighbors, tourists and travelers for its annual neighborhood house tour. Continue Reading →

MoMA Launches Walking Tour Of Jacob Lawrence’s Harlem

joacob lawrence migration seriesThe current Museum of Modern Art exhibition One-Way Ticket: Jacob Lawrence’s Migration Series and Other Visions of the Great Movement North expands uptown, beyond the Museum’s galleries, with the launch of a self-guided walking tour that explores the Harlem that nurtured Lawrence as a young artist in the 1930s. Continue Reading →