The Magnificent Grand Concourse

The Champs Elysees of the Bronx

With Sam Goodman

Learn more about one of New York City’s most celebrated boulevards, the Grand Concourse of Bronx County. We will visit numerous buildings as we come to understand the neighborhood’s dynamic history. We’ll examine why this community was built, why it thrived and why it still remains a place where hope and aspiration sustains those who reside here today. While good weather is never a certainty, what is certain is that your perceptions of the Grand Concourse and its people will be forever changed after this neighborhood tour.

Saturday, November 23
11:00 AM — 1:00 PM

Member: $20
Non-member: $30

Exterior of the Andrew Freedman Home on the Grand Concourse
The Andrew Freedman Home on the Grand Concourse. Photo: Wikimedia Commons, Jim Henderson. Modifications: photo cropped.