Picture Book Bohemia: A Children’s-Book Walking Tour led by Leonard Marcus

Sun Sep 24, 2023
10:00am to 12:00pm ET
Age: 8 and up
Price: Adults $10; Seniors & Students $5
Forbes Building

On this walking tour, kid lit fans can visit the sites where Where the Wild Things Are, The Very Hungry Caterpiller, and–yes–Make Way for Ducklings were all created; wander the park H.A. Rey sketched from his front window; and pass the school where Goodnight Moon author Margaret Wise Brown launched her career and the nearby Wonderland cottage that became her writing studio. 

Meet at the northeast corner of Fifth Avenue & 12th Street, opposite the Forbes building

NOTE: This event was originally scheduled for Saturday, September 23 but was postponed for weather concerns.

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