Tuesday, September 16, 2014
SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 20:
Saw Mill River Heritage Trail - Walking Tour along the route of the River in Downtown Yonkers
Part of the Hudson River Valley Ramble
Philipse Manor Hall State Historic Site
29 Warburton Avenue
Yonkers , NY , 10701
9/20/2014 10:00 AM
Philipse Manor Hall and downtown Yonkers have both shaped and been shaped by the Saw Mill River. This walking tour will follow the Saw Mill, or Nepperhan, River from its mouth at the Hudson to Chicken Island while discussing and exploring the history, growth, development, and changing landscapes of downtown Yonkers.
(914)965-4027 ext. 105
Event Duration (Hours): 1.5
Fee Information: $5 for members of Friends of Philipse Manor Hall and $10 for non-members
Advanced Registration Information: Reservations are required and will be accepted until Friday, September 19. Please call (914) 965-4027 ext. 105 to reserve your spot.
Trip Length (Miles): 1
Difficulty Level: Easy
Trip Characteristics: The walk will take place on city sidewalks in a fairly crowded area.
Portion Wheelchair Accessible: The tour goes along sidewalks in varying conditions.
Additional Activities: Philipse Manor Hall will be open for self-guided house tours from 12-5 PM. Museum admission is $5 for adults, $3 for seniors and students, and free for children 12 and under.
You can reach the Friends of Philipse Manor Hall Here
The newly day-lighted Saw Mill River runs through Van Der Donck Park...Part of the Saw Mill River Heritage Ramble.
Tuesday, September 2, 2014
SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 6, 12 - 4 pm
Join us at Philipse Manor Hall for lots of fun activities!
FREE events on the lawn:
Colonel James DeLancey on his horse True Briton
Community Adventure Play Experience
Brought to you by Sarah Lawrence College
Crafts, Games, Butter Churning, Quill-writing
($3 admission/Free for Friends of PMH and children under 12)
Story-time (12:30-2:30 pm)
**RIVERFEST SPECIAL - $10 FAMILY MEMBERSHIP**
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