New York’s Civic Center: History, Urban Development & Architecture
Aug 04, 2018
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2018-08-04 10:30:002018-08-04 12:30:00America/New_YorkNew York’s Civic Center: History, Urban Development & ArchitectureMeet at the north side of the fountain in City Hall Park.
North side of the fountain at City Hall Park 43 Park Row New York NY 10038
Aug 04, 2018
Saturday, 8/4, 10:30am - 12:30pm
North side of the fountain at City Hall Park
2.0 LU / 2.0 HSW
Meet at the north side of the fountain in City Hall Park.
Explore the rich history of New York’s Civic Center area, with a focus on urban planning, development, and architecture. From City Hall Park to Foley Square, to Police Plaza and Chatham Green, this tour includes exterior visits and expert interpretation of City Hall, Tweed Courthouse, Surrogate Court, Municipal Building, Court of International Trade, Javits Federal Building, the Department of Health, Criminal Courts, Lefkowitz State Office Building, New York State Supreme Court and Annex, US Federal Courthouse, Manhattan Correctional Center, Police HQ, Murry Bergtraum High School, Chatham Green, Chatham Towers, and more.
Tours will run rain or shine. Please arrive 15 minutes prior to tour start time. Registration is limited to 15; walk-ups are not guaranteed a spot on the tour. Some tours utilize VOX amplification systems; attendees are welcome to bring their personal earbuds.
Guide: Gail Cornell
AIANY and the AIANY Architecture Tour Committee and its tour guides will not be held liable and assume no responsibility for any injury or loss incurred by participants in these programs. Walking tours endorse the initiatives of FitCity – promoting physical activity through design.
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