Open Doors To The Past At Green-Wood
Sunday, October 1, 2017
12:00 – 4:00 pm
Explore Some of the Cemetery’s Most Impressive & Elaborate 19th-Century Mausoleums at This Popular Green-Wood Event
It’s back! One of Green-Wood’s most popular events returns with an afternoon of exploring a curated selection of the cemetery’s impressive and elaborate 19th-century mausoleums. Venture inside the elaborate gates of these “permanent residences” to explore stunning examples of the distinct architecture of Green-Wood.
At each location, docents will offer a glimpse into the lives of the personalities who now rest in these opulent edifices.
Comfortable footwear is recommended. Special maps with a recommended route are provided at check-in at Green-Wood’s main entrance.
Green-Wood – 25th Street at 5th Avenue, Brooklyn – Meet at the Gothic Arches
Take the “R” train to 25th Street in Brooklyn and walk up the hill one block and into the Cemetery.
Free parking is available.
COST: $25; $20 for members of the Green-Wood Historic Fund and members of the Brooklyn Historical Society. Reservations are recommended. To make an online reservation or to find out more information, visit www.green-wood.com/toursevents or call 718-210-3080.