Instagram Live Walk: The Harlem River Speedway Then and Now

Janes Walk

Led By Duane Bailey-Castro

Join a live virtual walking tour of what was once Manhattan’s famous Harlem River Speedway. Built for New York City’s wealthy, the speedway became a magnet for carriage drivers, horse racing, and later, motorists. With the help of historical photographs and prints, find out what made this area of the Harlem River also become a popular destination for boat racing and walks atop the High Bridge and in the adjacent parks!

Rain Date: Sunday, May 9th at 3pm

Accessibility
People will need an Instagram account to participate in the virtual walk.

Saturday, May 8
3:00 PM
1-2 hours
On Social Media

Details
Borough: Manhattan
Theme: Art & Architecture, Environment, History & Culture
Language: English