Hands-on History: All Aboard!

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November 17, 2012

12-3pm.

King Manor Museum

Jamaica

Pre-school & younger, Young elementary, Tween

FREE

Event description: Rufus Kings? son John was the President of the Railroad. Children will learn about trains and how they helped change this Jamaica area neighborhood from farmland to the Queens borough we know today. Enjoy train related stories, crafts, and more.

Address: 150-03 Jamaica Ave.
Jamaica, NY 11432
Phone: 718-206-0545
Website: kingmanor.org

About King Manor Museum

Standard hours: Weekdays: 12-2; Weekends: 1-5
Wheelchair accessible: Partially
Stroller parking: Yes
Stroller check: No
Bring food: No
Buy food: No
Where is food allowed: Food not allowed at all
Changing tables in the women's room(s): No
Changing tables in the men's room(s): No
Family bathroom: Yes

Founded in 1900, King Manor Association of L.I., Inc. operates King Manor as a historic house museum to preserve and interpret the home and legacy of Rufus King.  Our goal is to make history relevant and immediate, and to foster an awareness of the roots of the present and a deeper appreciation of history as an on-going process. Come enjoy a tour of our period rooms, listen to a concert, attend a lecture, or bring the family for free crafts, and much more!
Parking: Street Parking
Nearest public transportation stop: Jamaica Center: E, J,Z; Parsons: F
Play area: Outdoor
Party room: No

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