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The Morris Jumel Mansion

2/6/2016: Black History Month Docent Tour @ Morris Jumel Mansion

Morris-Jumel Mansion (65 Jumel Terrace) Saturday, February 6, 2016 12:00 p.m.–2:00 p.m. Take a guided, in-depth tour of Manhattan’s oldest house, led by one of Morris Jumel Mansion’s expert docents, Gregory Washington. Today’s tour will highlight the history of…

Spread Love: Morris-Jumel Mansion’s Culture and Arts Festival 250 Edition

On October 31st, Halloween day, Morris-Jumel Mansion will host the fourth-annual Culture and Arts Festival. One of New York City’s most beloved community events, the Festival (called CAFé for short) gathers uptown Manhattan’s finest artists, musicians, artisans and restaurateurs…

indiegogo Spotlight: Help Restore the Morris-Jumel Mansion

Manhattan’s oldest house needs your help! Any home needs some TLC, but a 248-year-old house needs some extra care! Need: With your help we will raise $40,000 over the next 40 days to restore the exterior of the building.…

The Morris-Jumel Mansion Culture & Arts Festival Kicks Off Tomorrow

There’s always something new at Manhattan’s oldest house.  The first ever Morris-Jumel Mansion Culture and Arts Festival – MJM CAFé – kicks off on October 15, 2011.  The MJM CAFé will feature the vibrant music, artistry, crafts and cuisine…

Dig it! Voices: Our Young People Speak Tonight & Sunday

People’s Theatre Project and Seven Stories Institute in partnership with the YM&YWHA of Washington Heights and Inwood and the Morris-Jumel Mansion present A theatrical collage of music, words and movement created and performed by local teens. Inspired by Howard…

LOOKING AHEAD: THE UC'S LIST OF THINGS TO DO

Old School NYC Opens Friday, September 17th – El Museo Del Barrio 1230 5th Ave @104 St. For the most part, I thought Latinos were relative newcomers to NYC; the Nueva York (1613-1945) exhibit at El Museo Del Barrio…