F NY - Fordham, The Bronx

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Sun Jun 10 2018, 1:00 pm

FORGOTTEN NY TOURSFORDHAM / BELMONT, THE BRONX

SUNDAY JUNE 10, 2017, 12 NOON

MEET UP: NE corner of Grand Concourse & Kingsbridge R.

Get off the ‘D’ Train at ‘KIngsbridge Road’ subway station.

POINTS OF INTEREST:

We will head west to take a look at the magnificent Kingsbridge Armory and St. Mary’s Church along the el,

then back to Poe Cottage and Poe Park, where the great author resided briefly,

visit the remnants of the Croton Aqueduct,

and then on to the fabulous Loew’s Paradise Theater

Finish with lunch at the Bronx’s best pizzeria, Pugsley’s on East 191st.

After the tour, you then have the option of strolling down Arthur Avenue to enjoy the sights and sounds and shopping at what many believe is NYC’s best Little Italy!

All tours: $15 for Greater Astoria Historical Society members, $20 for non-members.

RSVP at info@astorialic.org or kevinjudewalsh@gmail.com

For more information visit www.astorialic.org or www.forgotten-ny.com

Check back for details on these tours later in the season !!

This program is supported by the membership of the Greater Astoria Historical Society and the surrounding communities of Long Island City.

Photo: Curbed NY