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Sat. Tour of the Flatiron District

Date

Saturday, October 7, 2017 - 10:00am - 2:00pm

Description

Saturday October 7, 2017 

 

Join us for the IFDA Walk of the Flatiron area 
of Manhattan and Madison Square Park
 
Saturday October 7, 2017
meet at 10 am
at Madison Square Park Southwest corner
Broadway and 23st by the Stewart statue
 
Madison Square Park is a true urban park in the heart of Flatiron and NoMad. With its distinctive horticulture and stunning gardens. Named for James Madison in 1814, the park has a rich history including being the birthplace of baseball.

 

Our tour will be guided by Miriam Berman. Ms Berman is the author of the highly acclaimed history of the Flatiron neighborhood, Madison Square-The Park and its Celebrated Landmarks. She has done extensive research for The City Parks Foundation, Manhattan User's Guide and Campaign for the New Madison Square Park. Her book is available on Amazon and she will be happy to sign your copy.

 

The approx 2 hour tour is rain or shine.
Optional lunch at a local restaurant
 
Members  $45
Guests  $55
Student members  $10
Student guests   $20
 
Tickets are non-refundable
Register early since there is a limit to the group.
 
Deadline: Monday Oct. 2nd or until openings are filled.
 
The proceeds from the tour will benefit the  
IFDA Educational Foundation Valerie Moran Memorial Grant.