Jacques Marchais Coblentz was born in Cincinnati, Ohio in 1887. According to Marchais, her father John Coblentz chose the male name, ‘Jacques Marchais’ – a family name of importance to…

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Rediscover Snug Harbor with brand new summer tours! Think you know everything about Snug Harbor? Think again! With two 90-minute tours every Saturday from June through September, you and your friends can learn…

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“Parliamo Italiano” Language Program Spring 2018 Adult Weekend Immersion Classes Friday to Sunday, April 27-29 or May 25-27 Adult Weekend Italian Language Immersion Class This weekend immersion class offers 16…

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Black History Month This February, take some time to come out to Parks to learn about the trials and triumphs of the black experience in the United States. Black History…

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 Tavern Concerts at Historic Richmond Town Winter 2018  The circa 1819 Tavern is filled with candles and heated by a wood-burning potbelly stove, The scene comes to life as period-authentic…

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WALK BACK INTO HISTORY: FOUR CENTURIES OF ARCHITECTURAL STYLES ON STATEN ISLAND (All photos by Virginia Sherry) This “virtual walking tour” — presenting over 200 color photographs shot in 2017…

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