The Fort Tryon Park Trust supports over 300 free, public programs each year! The park hosts monthly, yearly, and special programs, as well as fundraising events. Please join us for beautification days, fitness programs, garden tours, and many cultural and educational programs for all ages. We offer nature and wildlife programs, art exhibitions, birding tours, concerts, dance and performance festivals, outdoor film screenings, the Battle of Fort Washington reenactment, and the Medieval Festival.
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Stewardship Days along the Broadway side of the park take place on the 2nd & 4th Saturdays of each month from April through November. Meet at the Broadway Greeting Garden at Fort Tryon Park’s Arden Street/Broadway entrance. Wear long pants, sturdy shoes, and your face mask and join the Fort Tryon Park Trust and NYC […]Find out more »
Take a tour of historic Fort Tryon Park to look for fall aviary migrants with urban naturalist Ken Chaya. This nature tour will search for songbirds throughout the Heather Garden grounds and along the Hudson River as they move south during their annual autumn pilgrimage. We will also observe the local flora of the garden […]Find out more »
Join the Fort Tryon Park Trust and experts from the Alley Pond Environmental Center for this free nature program! Through an interactive forest community activity, students will learn about the layers of deciduous forest and the animals that inhabit each layer. The program includes a visit from live forest animals! Ages 4 and up. Space […]Find out more »
Drawing Onsite in Fort Tryon Park with Shelley Haven – FREE to attend! Experience nature anew with artist’s eyes. Tour the Dongan Lawn site with Shelley and gain insights into selecting and framing your subject, create an artwork with her guidance and encouragement during the working session, then share a viewing of participants’ artworks. For […]Find out more »