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Monday, July 24, 2017
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Brooklyn Historical Society

Screening and Discussion: Olmsted and America's Urban Parks

Monday, July 24 , 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

In celebration of Prospect Park's 150th anniversary, join filmmaker Rebecca Messner at Brooklyn Historical Society for a screening and discussion of her documentary tribute to the visionary landscape architect Frederick Law Olmsted who, with Calvert Vaux, designed both Central and Prospect Parks.

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Free, Advanced Registration Required
Prospect Park

Monday Eastside Revival

Monday, July 24 , 10 am – 2 pm

Join the Prospect Park Alliance to help beautify two of the Park’s most elegant locations: the Vale of Cashmere and the Rose Garden. Tasks may include raking, sweeping, path edging, and litter removal.

Please note: Eastside Revival is canceled on September 4 + October 9

Register online or call (718) 287-3400 for more information

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Free, Reservation Required

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The Means of a Ready Escape: Brooklyn’s Prospect Park

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On view July 13 through September 2018

In celebration of the 150th anniversary of Prospect Park, Brooklyn Historical Society and Prospect Park Alliance present an exhibition that celebrates the founding vision of the Park, traces its social and historical trajectories, and examines the important role that Prospect Park has played as “Brooklyn’s Backyard” for 150 years. 

The Brooklyn Historical Society is closed on major holidays. 

Visit the Brooklyn Historical Society website for hours of operation.