The Castle Exhibit - Bayside Historical Society

Date: 12/01/11 through 01/01/12
Hours: Thursday and Friday, 10am-3pm; Sunday 12pm-4pm
Ages: TW,TE,AD
Price: $3 suggested donation
208 Totten Avenue - 718-352-1548
Fort Totten Park
Bayside, NY 11359

Description: Helping your kids understand history starts at home. Help foster their interests by taking them to this event at the Bayside Historical Society. "The Castle" explores the origins of the Officers' Club at Fort Totten from its design in the mid-19th century by the Army Corps of Engineers to its use as the original School of Application in 1887. Before and after photos detail the enormous task of restoring this Victorian era jewel.