NYC’s Oldest Standing Bridge: Lecture On The History Of The High Bridge

Join the Fort Tryon Park Trust, Yeshiva University, NYC Parks and the Friends of the Old Croton Aqueduct and learn what went into the making of the historic High Bridge, NYC’s oldest standing bridge, and how it transformed New York City. Continue Reading →

Harlem Knights In Washington Heights? No, Its The Medieval Festival In Fort Tryon Park

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Join Harlem’s Marjorie Eliot At The 8th Annual Stan Michels Memorial Jazz Concert

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Join the Fort Tryon Park Trust, NYC Parks and the Michels family in honoring the late Council Member Stan Michels at this eighth annual memorial jazz concert. Continue Reading →

Call For Artists Sculpture At Fort Tryon Park

fort tryon park trustThe Northern Manhattan Arts Alliance(NoMAA), Fort Tryon Park Trust and NYC Parks present “Sculpture at Fort Tryon Park,” a series of temporary art installations on display July–November 2016. Continue Reading →

“Dis/Location (Fort Tryon)” Located In Washington Heights

fort tryon location dance3The Fort Tryon Park Trust and Drastic Action present “Dis/Location (Fort Tryon),” a 35-minute, sitespecific dance exploring the experience of immigration, performed on the rugged slope of the Billings Lawn. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: Heather Garden Tour With Garden Designer Ronda M. Brands

public garden designer Ronda M BrandsJoin public garden designer Ronda M. Brands for a free behind-the-scenes look at the design and planting scheme of the three-acre Heather Garden with its 550 varieties of plants, trees, and shrubs. Continue Reading →

Javits Playground Renovation Discussion At CB 12’s Park Committee Meeting

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NYC Parks will present their initial design approaches to the Javits Playground renovation at the Community Board Parks Committee Hearing on Tuesday, March 1st, 2016.  Continue Reading →

HW Pick: Fort Tryon Park Trust, Living Landmarks Panel Discussion

0e39c7d0-7b93-49c9-be40-2c6735f49288Fort Tryon Park Trust presents the Living Landmarks which celebrates the nine individually landmarked New York City public parks in honor of the 50th anniversary of the City’s landmarks law. Continue Reading →