Celebrate Earth Day With A Trip To A National Park In Harlem

harlem meerToday is Earth Day, the United Nations signed the Paris Agreement, a pledge to protecting our planet for future generations. America has continued our commitment to preserving nature by creating the National Park Service (NPS). Continue Reading →

Landforms: A History of Central Park’s Fort Landscape Exhibit

dana-center-lCalling all history buffs! Did you know that the large rock outcrops along the shore of Central Park’s Harlem Meer at 110th Street served as military fortifications in the American Revolution and the War of 1812?
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A Harlem Winter Wonder Land (Photography)

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Against my better judgement perhaps I went into the parks after the blizzard and took these shots at 110th Street at Harlem Meer in Central Park, New York. Continue Reading →

4 Iconic Film Locations Shot In Harlem, New York

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We love Bob Egans site PopSpotsNYC, the site finds the exact locations of album cover photos and other visuals of pop history and how a Pop Culture Detective tracks them down. We’ve posted 4 Iconic Film Locations Shot In Harlem, New York. Continue Reading →

Most Expensive Luxe Home For Sale In Harlem

most expensive in the worldThis home is the embodiment of both comfort and luxury in Harlem style. Situated at the top of Central Park, 111 Central Park North is Harlem’s premiere luxury building.
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Best Places To Go For Labor Day In Harlem

east-harlem1Before you say good bye to summer, go out with a bang on Labor Day. Whether you want ideas for a cool spot in south Harlem or you just want a staycation further uptown or around Harlem villages, we’ve listed the best places and other things to do, including ways to have the best ever Labor Day weekend. Continue Reading →

Local Northern Forts Tour At The Harlem Meer

ft lookoutHistory buffs will love this exploration of the Fort Landscape in the northern part of Central Park. Visit the site of a string of military fortifications built atop the steep bluffs of the Harlem Meer. Continue Reading →

Harlem Meer, Central Park, NY (Photos)

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The photographs at the Harlem Meer in Central Park were taken by Sharon Cuff on Saturday, July 18th, 2015. Continue Reading →

2015 Harlem Meer Performance Festival Schedule

harlem meer 1800sEnjoy the best local talent on the best outdoor stage! Featuring established and emerging local artists in jazz, Latin, world, and gospel music and dance. Continue Reading →

Harlem Family Friendly Hang Outs For July 4th

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Join us for a 3rd year in taking part in a fun event, the July 4th Harlem Children’s Parade, at Morningside Drive and 115th Street (upper level of Morningside Park).  There will be a free yoga demo for kids by Land Yoga at 10:00 am.  The parade line-up starts at 10:45 am.   Continue Reading →