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Walking Tour with Bill: Green-Wood Cemetery
This is an in person Walking Tour: Not Zoom!!
If this event is full. Please check back closer to the tour date for
last minute cancellations and openings.
This 2 ½ hour walking tour looks at Brooklyn’s great Victorian legacy, Green–Wood Cemetery. We will learn the history behind many impressive memorials and visit the highest natural point in Brooklyn.
We START at the Gothic revival gates at the main entrance on 25th St. and 5th Avenue.
We will be following Tour # 8 from “The Big Onion Guide To Brooklyn” (Kamil and Wakin, 2005).
This walk includes some moderate hills.
There is one bathroom “opportunity” at the start of the tour.
We may go for a meal afterwards, so bring cash if interested.
In the event of RAIN, the trip will be canceled or postponed. Bill will send out an email at 9 PM the night before the tour to confirm (or to cancel/postpone) the tour. Please respond to that email so that Bill knows you have received it.
Tuesday, June 15, 2021, 11:00 AM until 1:30 PM
meet at front main entrance to Green-Wood on 25th St and 5th Ave
Be sure to respond to Bills em
Walking Tour/Day Trip
Wear comfortable shoes, and dress for the weather.
In the event of INCLEMENT WEATHER, the trip will be canceled or postponed. Bill will send out an email at 9 PM the night before the tour to confirm (or to cancel/postpone) the tour. Please respond to that email so that Bill knows you have received it and you still plan to join us.
Please respect your host, as well as the other GNPS members who have registered and on the wait list, by giving sufficient advance notice if your plans change and you cannot attend.