Jul 13 all-day
12:00 am
A guided walking tour will be available for participants to learn about all the great jazz history from the “home of jazz”. The 1.5 hour van tour will lay it all out for you—from the Great Migration out of the South after World War I and the spread of jazz from New Orleans; to how
Pick up and drop off @ Jamaica Arts Center
12:30 pm
Hunters Point Parks Conservancy will celebrate the Waterfront Alliance’s City of Water Day at Hunter’s Point South Park by conducting a tour of one of the newest and most resilient waterfront parks in the country with park designers from SWA/Balsey and community leaders from the Hunters Point Parks Conservancy! Participants will gather at LIC Landing
LIC Landing
Sep 14 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm
3:00 pm
“A Steinway Street Art Walk!” The Steinway Astoria Partnership proudly announced that it will host its Steinway Street Art Walk on Saturday, September 14th, 2019 from 3:00-7:00 pm along the BID corridor. The event kicks off at Long Island City Kleaners located at 30-53 Steinway Street, where art lovers can pick up their guidebook for
Steinway Street between 28th & 34th Avenue
Sep 29 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
7:00 pm
Boroughs of the Dead Tour Guide Marie Carter takes you on a tour of the “pleasant” and bustling neighborhood of Astoria. But Astoria also has a dark and lurid history with its fair share of ghosts. Its shadowy past is filled with tragic Hollywood film stars, voodoo, potter’s fields, grisly murders, poltergeists, hidden treasure, and
37-11 35th Avenue
12:00 pm
After the success of our historic walking tour event in May, Bayside Historical Society welcomes local historian Jason Antos back for an all-new “Fall Crawl” event! We will meet at noon on Bell Boulevard and 42 Avenue in front of the Chase Bank to begin our crawl through the history of Bayside. Jason will beguile
Bayside Historical Society: Outside Meetup Location
Oct 13 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
3:00 pm
This tour ventures into Flushing, Queens, home to some of the oldest, best-preserved, and most historically significant buildings in the United States. This tour will examine the fascinating history of the neighborhood, as well as its abundant ghoulish and ghostly stories. This two-hour walk will take you to the places where the bodies are buried,
Flushing Quaker Meeting House
Oct 19 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
7:30 pm
This tour ventures into Flushing, Queens, home to some of the oldest, best-preserved, and most historically significant buildings in the United States. This tour will examine the fascinating history of the neighborhood, as well as its abundant ghoulish and ghostly stories. This two-hour walk will take you to the places where the bodies are buried,
Friends Quaker Meeting House
12:00 pm
Bayside Historical Society is proud to be participating in the Open House New York weekend, a five-borough-wide event that celebrates architecture and design. Since 1984, BHS has been located at the Castle in Fort Totten Park. Built in 1887, the building was originally used by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers as their Officers’ Mess
Bayside Historical Society