Black History Month: Brooklyn and the Underground Railroad

Sat Feb 20, 2021
11:00am to 12:00pm ET
6 and up

Lottery registration for this event has now closed. The Underground Railroad was a network of sanctuaries for women and men escaping enslavement in the South to seek freedom in the North. Join the Urban Park Rangers for a walk through Brooklyn Bridge Park highlighting the borough's link to freedom.

Participants are chosen by lottery. To enter into lottery, please visit the Urban Park Rangers registration page beginning Wednesday, February 10.

Mask wearing and social distancing are required.

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