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Washington Heights on Foot

Sunday, May 17, 2020, 11 a.m.–1 p.m.
Washington Heights (map)
3940 Broadway
New York, NY 10032
LBI/CJH/Partner Members, Students, Seniors: $15
General: $25
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Rob Snyder, author of the book Crossing Broadway, Washington Heights and the Promise of New York City, and Professor of Journalism and American Studies at Rutgers University-Newark, leads a walking tour and panel discussion in the northern Manhattan neighborhood once known as “Frankfurt on the Hudson” for its large population of German-Jewish refugees. Eight decades later, the neighborhood is still a vibrant home for new immigrant communities.

This tour will begin near the site of the former Audubon Ballroom and progress north approximately 2 miles to Fort Tryon Park, where the tour will end.

Please note that tickets for this event will go on sale on April 1st.