Date(s) - 10/15/2016 - 10/16/2016
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum
Open House New York Weekend at Bartow-Pell
Saturday, October 15, and
Sunday, October 16, 12–4 p.m.
Guided tours by costumed docents at 12:15, 1:15, 2:15, and 3:15 p.m.
Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum is excited to be participating again in this annual city-wide event. Open House New York (OHNY) Weekend unlocks the doors of New York’s most important buildings, offering an extraordinary opportunity to experience the rich architectural heritage in all five boroughs. On both days BPMM Educators will take visitors through the mansion and circa 1850 carriage house to highlight the splendid Greek Revival interiors; impressive collection of furniture, paintings, and decorative arts in period rooms; as well as the recently restored circa 1916 formal walled garden designed by Delano & Aldrich. Discover Bartow-Pell Day on Saturday, October 15, 12-4 p.m. (rain date: Sunday, October 16) will also feature family activities including garden walks, wigwam explorations, trail hikes, and children’s crafts.
Cost: Free during OHNY Weekend
Location: Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum (Pelham Bay Park), 895 Shore Road, The Bronx, 10464
Public Transportation: Take the #6 train to Pelham Bay Park Subway Station, then take the Westchester Bee-line #45 bus.