Brooklyn Bridge: Path Through History

Sat. Oct. 6 & Sun. Oct. 7

Museum Hours: 11 am – 4 pm

Visitors can watch a presentation of Ken Burns’ Oscar-nominated documentary Brooklyn Bridge, a landmark which inspired Walt Whitman’s poem “Crossing Brooklyn Ferry”

Kids are welcome to play with Whitman-era games and toys, and listen to historical tunes

Historic children’s books available for viewing & for sale

Free and open to all ages

Path Through History Weekends are a showcase of New York State’s rich and fascinating history and feature hundreds of events happening at historic and cultural destinations throughout the state.