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John Jay’s Not-So-Big City: A Walk Through the History of Old New York
Lower Manhattan- Bowling Green
Broadway & Morris St.
New York, NY 10004
Region: Lower Hudson
DetailsEvent Type Walk/Hike Description Founding Father John Jay was a native son of New York City, but the city he knew was not the metropolis we know today. This tour takes us along many of the same streets John Jay walked as we visit locations where he lived, worked, played, and prayed. Plan to walk approximately 2 miles during this 3-hour tour. Water bottles are recommended. Sponsoring Organization John Jay Homestead State Historic Site
RegistrationAdvance registration required.
Register by 9/15 Register at johnjayhomestead.org/events
Advance registration required. $20; $15 members Friends of John Jay Homestead
Additional InformationSome uneven paved surfaces.
Additional Equipment Required: No
Event Duration (hours): 3
Not suitable for children under age 12.
Length (miles): 2.25
Boots Needed: No
Walking Distance to Amtrak or Metro North Station
Barrier Free or Wheelchar accessible? No