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Discover Green-Wood: Battle Hill to Basquiat

Mar 04 Through May 30 | Wed |


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Join our expert tour guides to explore The Green-Wood Cemetery’s historic landscape and most popular permanent residents every Wednesday and Saturday this spring. Discover its 478 acres of art, history, and nature. You will tread where George Washington and his troops fought in the Battle of Brooklyn, hear the heartbreaking tale of the Roosevelt family, visit the grave of one of America’s greatest artists, and much more. Please note: This trolley tour will involve briefly walking on uneven terrain and climbing steps. Comfortable footwear is suggested.

Wednesdays and Saturdays (times differ, so please see below)

Wednesday, March 4, 2020; 1:00pm–3:00pm • Saturday, March 7, 2:00pm-4:00pm • Wednesday, March 11, 1:00pm-3:00pm • Saturday, March 14, 2:00pm-4:00pm • Wednesday, March 18, 1:00pm-3:00pm • Saturday, March 21, 2:00pm-4:00pm • Wednesday, March 25, 1:00pm-3:00pm • Saturday, March 28, 2:00pm-4:00pm • Wednesday, April 1, 1:00pm-3:00pm • Saturday, April 4, 2:00pm-4:00pm • Wednesday, April 8, 1:00pm-3:00pm • Saturday, April 11, 2:00pm-4:00pm • Wednesday, April 15, 1:00pm-3:00pm • Saturday, April 18, 2:00pm-4:00pm • Wednesday, April 22, 1:00pm-3:00pm • Saturday, April 25, 2:00pm-4:00pm • Wednesday, April 29, 1:00pm-3:00pm • Saturday, May 2, 2:00pm-4:00pm • Wednesday, May 6, 1:00pm-3:00pm • Saturday, May 9, 2:00pm-4:00pm • Wednesday, May 13, 1:00pm-3:00pm • Saturday, May 16, 2:00pm-4:00pm • Wednesday, May 20, 1:00pm-3:00pm • Saturday, May 23, 2:00pm-4:00pm • Wednesday, May 27, 1:00pm-3:00pm • Saturday, May 30, 2:00pm-4:00pm

$25; $20 for Green-Wood Historic Fund and Brooklyn Historical Society members.

Trolley tours routinely sell out. Reservations are recommended. If the trolley tour is not sold out, walk-ups will be accommodated on a first-come, first-served basis.

To make an online reservation or to find out more information, visit www.green-wood.com/toursevents or call 718-210-3080.

Venue: Green-Wood

25th Street at 5th Avenue Map
718-210-3080