Riverside Drive, Mansions and Monuments, from Joan of Arc to Ulysses S. Grant
Led By Ed Strauss, MAS member, GANYC member, 45+year Manhattan resident
A stroll along Riverside Drive, noting Beaux-Arts, Art Déco, and Neo-Gothic, and wildly eclectic architecture, and sculptural tributes to political, military, cultural winners and losers, warfighters and peacemakers. with glimpses into Riverside Park and across the Hudson. Meet Franz Sigel, Samuel Tilden, Lajos Kossuth, Dan Butterfield, Martin Luther King, and more. Easy access to subway and bus connections throughout, restrooms at walk’s end.