These programs are supported by public funds from the NYC Department of Cultural Affairs; additional support is provided by the membership of the Greater Astoria Historical Society.
Locations subject to change. All tours run approximately 2.5 to 3.5 hours unless noted. Note: MTA train schedules on weekends, as well as tour dates, are subject to change.
ForgottenTour #87: Flushing Meadows-Corona Park. Saturday, March 28, 12 Noon. Meet on boardwalk just south of Mets-Willets Point #7 train station.
ForgottenTour #88: Coney Island, Brooklyn. Sunday, April 12, 12 Noon. Meet in front of Coney Island subway terminal, Surf and Stillwell Avenues; D, F, N, Q trains.
ForgottenTour #89: College Point, Queens.† Sunday, April 26, 12 Noon. Meet at Poppenhusen Institute, 14th Road and 114th Street (#7 train to Main Street, northbound Q65 bus)
ForgottenTour #90: St. George, Staten Island.† Saturday, May 9, 10:30 AM. Meet in front of Staten Island Ferry terminal, Manhattan (#1 or R train). We will catch the 11AM boat. Staten Islanders, meet us in front of Staten Island Borough Hall, Bay Street and Richmond Terrace, about 11:35.
ForgottenTour #91: Norwood, Bronx.† Sunday, May 31, 12 Noon. Meet at Bainbridge Avenue and East 205th, last stop of the D train.
ForgottenTour #92: Woodhaven, Queens.† Sunday, June 14, 12 Noon. Meet northeast corner Woodhaven Boulevard and Rockaway Boulevard, Woodhaven Boulevard stop A train.
ForgottenTour #93: Hunters Point, Queens.† Sunday, June 28, 12 Noon. Meet on Vernon Boulevard traffic island at 50th Avenue (#7 Vernon Boulevard stop)
Rest of schedule to come!
†New tour given for first time
All tours cost $15 for Greater Astoria Historical Society members, $20 for non-members.
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