ConEd Family Day: Design Your Own Hand-Held Fan Activity Kit (pick up) Stay cool this summer like they did in the past by designing your own hand-held fan! Before air-conditioning was invented, people kept themselves cool by using hand-held fans. These fans could be simple or elaborate, and people could even send messages to one another by holding their fans in different positions. Learn more about the FamilyOutdoor
Intro to Photography Workshop for Kids with Josephine Herrick Project Curious to learn more about creating art using a camera? Join teaching artists from Josephine Herrick Project to explore the basics of photography, using the surrounding park, Morris-Jumel Mansion, and your imagination as your inspiration!Each session begins at 10 AM and finishes at 12 PM. Young photographers will be creating a final project, so kids FamilyOutdoor
Á La Mode: Revolutionary Rum and Rye Support Morris-Jumel Mansion while immersing yourself in an interactive fundraiser! This year’s annual summer fundraiser will feature a DIY ice cream making workshop, rum tasting with Hercules Mulligan, a brief talk on rum’s ties to George Washington and the American Revolution, plus a guided tour of our latest exhibition, At Ease: Photographs by Military Veterans AdultOutdoor
ConEd Family Day: Make Your Own 18th Century Ice Cream! Take a break from the summer heat and make your own colonial-inspired ice cream! Learn about the history of Early American ice cream, the sometimes unusual flavors they used, and how ice cream was made. Then, choose your flavors and make your own delicious ice cream to enjoy. Free with pre-registration. Limit of four places FamilyOutdoor
NoMAA Arts Stroll Concert: HSA All-Stars Enjoy the sounds of jazz in the Park with the Harlem School of the Arts All Stars! This free concert will take place on the stone patio in front of the Mansion and is presented in partnership with the Northern Manhattan Arts Alliance as part of the June 2022 Arts Stroll. Seating on the patio FamilyOutdoor
Mansion and Grounds Guided Tour Learn more about the Mansion’s architecture and grounds on a guided tour outside before stepping inside the Mansion for your self-guided tour. Trained guides will provide an overview to the site focusing on the home and inhabitant’s history and legacy. AdultOutdoor