Apr 18 @ 10:00 am – 5:30 pm
10:00 am
(The Mets are playing at home so the #7 is not affected for the weekend!) Since 1999, when the Metrocard matured, I have led a tour called The World of the Number 7 Train. This series of six walks and connecting rides along North Queens transportation corridor became my signature tour, focusing on what the
Stops along the #7 train
May 22 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
5:30 pm
Jackson Heights, Queens is the birthplace of Scrabble and Garden Apartments and currently the most populous location of NYC’s contemporary South Asian and South American communities. Alfred Butts, the inventor of Scrabble was an inventor living in one of Jackson Heights’ garden apartments in the 1930’s. He designed the community house for the Methodist church
Begins At Diversity Plaza