Museum of Early Trades and Crafts
Through exhibitions and demonstrations, visitors will gain a deep understanding of the culture and lives of 18th and 19th century settlers.
Museum of Early Trades, 9 Main St., Madison, New Jersey 07940.(973-377-2982)
William Paterson University
William Paterson's 370-acre wooded and landscaped campus is dotted with more than 38 buildings, many sculptures and even a waterfall. Educating and providing cultural events for the people of the region since 1855.
William Paterson University, 00 Pompton Road
Wayne, New Jersey 07470 (973-720-2000)
Gallery Talks & Workshops @ The Cloisters
Lectures and programs for adults are presented at 12:00 & 2:00pm. on Saturdays and the 1st Sunday of each month. Free with Museum admission. No advance reservations are necessary.
* Gallery workshops for children aged 4 to 12 and their families are held at 1:00pm. on the first Saturday of the month.
The Cloisters, Fort Tryon Park in Upper Manhattan, NYC. (212-650-2280)
Garden Walks and Birding @ Wave Hill
A 28-acre public garden and cultural center in the Bronx overlooking the Hudson River and Palisades. Celebrating the artistry and legacy of its gardens and landscapes, to preserve its magnificent views, and to explore human connections to the natural world through programs in horticulture, education and the arts.
Wave Hill, West 249th Street and Independence Avenue (main entrance) NYC ( 718-549-3200)
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Juggling in Bryant Park
Test your coordination and dexterity with free juggling lessons in the park. All skill levels are welcome to join in the fun. Equipment is provided.
Bryant Park, between 5th and 6th Avenues and between 40th and 42nd Streets behind the NY Public Library, NYC.
This grand colonial mansion, built around 1765 as a summer retreat for British Colonel Roger Morris and his wife, Mary Philipse, is Manhattan's oldest remaining residential structure. Morris-Jumel Mansion,located at Roger Morris Park,
65 Jumel Terrace, 160th St & Edgecombe Ave. NYC. (212-923-8008).
Queens Museum of Art
The New York City Building was built to house the New York City Pavilion at the 1939 World’s Fair, where it housed displays about municipal agencies. In 1994, Rafael Viñoly significantly redesigned the existing space, creating some of the most dramatic exhibition galleries in New York.
Queens Museum of Art, Flushing Meadows, Corona Park, NYC. (718-592-9700).
The New-York Historical Society
The heart of the New-York Historical Society public programs is the Bernard and Irene Schwartz Distinguished Speakers Series. And on select Friday evenings New-York Historical presents the Bernard and Irene Schwartz Classic Film Series.
The New-York Historical Society, 450 West 37th Street, NYC (212-594-6100)