Tag Archives: Inwood Hill Park

Inwood Hill Park: Astronomy – The Winter Sky

Saturday, February 24, 2024
6:00 p.m.7:30 p.m.

Winter is a prime season for stargazing. The cold air clears the night sky of clouds and creates ideal conditions for seeing the stars, planets, and other celestial highlights.

Location

Seaman Avenue and Isham Street in Inwood Hill Park
Manhattan

Directions to this location

Cost

Free

Photo by Klemen Vrankar on Unsplash

Inwood Hill Park: Kids Week – Bald Eagle Watch

Friday, February 23, 2024
1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.

Even when school’s out, our parks are still the city’s natural classroom! Bring your kids to parks throughout the city for Kids Week during mid-winter recess. With programs led by our Urban Park Rangers, kids will get to experience nature in a hands-on and fun way. Rangers will lead you to the best spots to view bald eagles.

Location

Payson Park House in Inwood Hill Park
Dyckman Street and Payson Avenue
Manhattan

Directions to this location

Cost

Free

Inwood Hill Park – Kids Week: Manhattan Rocks! Geology Hike

Wednesday, February 21, 2024
1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.

Even when school’s out, our parks are still the city’s natural classroom! Bring your kids to parks throughout the city for Kids Week during mid-Winter Recess. With programs led by our Urban Park Rangers, kids will get to experience nature in a hands-on and fun way. Learn all about the geological landscape of Manhattan.

Location

Seaman Avenue and Isham Street in Inwood Hill Park
Manhattan

Directions to this location

Cost

Free

 

Inwood Hill Park – Kids Week: Wigwam Gathering and Campfire

Monday, February 19, 2024
1:00 p.m.2:30 p.m.

Even when school’s out, our parks are still the city’s natural classroom! Bring your kids to parks throughout the city for Kids Week during mid-Winter Recess. With programs led by our Urban Park Rangers, kids will get to experience nature in a hands-on and fun way. Explore and enter our recently restored Lenape wigwam and enjoy an afternoon by a warm campfire. Learn how to use a bow drill and other methods to start a fire.

Location

218th Street and Indian Road in Inwood Hill Park
Manhattan

Directions to this location

Cost

Free

Inwood Hill Park: Bird Photography for All with the Feminist Bird Club

Sunday, February 11, 2024
9:00 a.m.10:30 a.m.

Join the Feminist Bird Club of NYC for a beginner-friendly bird photography walk in Inwood Hill Park. Learn tips and tricks to enhance your birding and express your creativity. This walk will be slower paced and focused on photography, mainly of waterfowl, sparrows, and raptors. The starting and ending point will be the Seaman/Isham entrance to Inwood Hill Park. Dress warmly and wear comfortable shoes! Any kind of camera is welcome.

Access notes: there

Access notes: there is a restroom located at the Seaman/Isham entrance. Inwood Hill Park has paved paths and steep slopes. Reach out to ollie.demeio@parks.nyc.gov for questions about accessibility.

Location

Seaman Avenue and Isham Street Entrance in Inwood Hill Park
Manhattan

Directions to this location

Cost

Free