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Saw Mill River Heritage Tour
Philipse Manor Hall and Downtown Yonkers
29 Warburton Ave
Yonkers, NY 10701
Region: Lower Hudson
- September 7, 2019, 10:00AM
DetailsEvent Type Walk/Hike Description Philipse Manor Hall and downtown Yonkers have both shaped and been shaped by the Saw Mill River. This walking tour follows the Saw Mill, or Nepperhan, River from its mouth at the Hudson. Patrons will learn about the growth and development of Yonkers from 1682 to present and discuss how these changes in Yonkers are connected to larger trends in New York and United States history. Sponsoring Organization NYS Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation: Philipse Manor Hall State Historic Site
(914) 965-4027 x102
RegistrationCash or check only. $5 per adult $3 per senior or student. Free for members of the Friends of Philipse Manor Hall and children under 12 years old. Group discounts available.
Additional InformationWalking tour along city street with gradual hills. The tour begins at Philipse Manor Hall State Historic Site and ends in nearby Van der Donck Park, across the street from the Manor Hall.
Event Duration (hours): 1.5 hours
Not suitable for children under age 5.
Length (miles): 1 mile
Path: Returns to start
Boots Needed: No
Walking Distance to Amtrak or Metro North Station
Barrier Free or Wheelchar accessible? No