Open Doors To The Past At Green-Wood Cemetery – Historical Tour

    When:
    October 1, 2017 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
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    2017-10-01T16:00:00-04:00
    Where:
    500 25th St
    Brooklyn, NY 11232
    USA

    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.