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The Secrets of Governors Island Walking Tour

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Discover the island’s early history, from Henry Hudson to the Dutch settlement of New Amsterdam. Governors Island was actually the first true New Amsterdam!
Find out how the Dutch used the island in the 1600’s and the complications encountered with the natives.
Learn the military history of the Island’s 3 forts, military housing and administration buildings. Governors …

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Secrets of Prospect Park Walking Tour

Prospect Park, the pastoral oasis in the heart of Brooklyn, has been called a “masterpiece.” Created by Frederick Law Olmstead and Calvert Vaux (designers of Central Park), it is a sprawling haven of meadows, woods, and water. On this walking tour, we’ll explore the park’s highlights, learn about its design, hear stories of intriguing happenings …

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