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.