Washington Heights Churches

Posted by in Children, Community, Family, History, Local Services, Locals, Other, Places of Worship

These Washington Heights churches are not just places of worship. They’re architectural masterpieces that offer an awe-inspiring look into the past. The interior of many of them reflecting changes that have taken place in over a century. The religious institutions of Washington Heights reflect the rich history of the neighborhood. Take a moment to visit one of the churches listed below and read our guide to learn more about them. A spiritual journey is awaiting!

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Photos from the 2016 Medieval Festival at Fort Tryon Park

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Each year, many New Yorkers and tourists alike travel north to Fort Tryon Park to celebrate the Medieval Festival. I took some photos this year to give you a taste of what’s in store for years to come! To learn more about this event, check out this link from the Met Museum.

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The Morris-Jumel Mansion

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The Morris-Jumel Mansion – located in the heart of Washington Heights – is the perfect escape for those looking to get away from the hustle and bustle of the city. The Mansion’s elegant Georgian style and well-preserved exterior gives visitors an opportunity to travel back in time to the eighteenth century. Get yourself a taste of Upper Manhattan and visit one of the city’s best kept secrets!

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Cultural Institutions of Washington Heights

Posted by in Art, Community, Education, Family, History, Museums, Other

Each Washington Heights institution below offers the opportunity for visitors to explore a world beyond their own, whether it is through art, film, or storytelling. Every neighborhood in NYC is jam-packed with cultural attractions and Washington Heights is no exception. The diversity and rich history of the area is reflected in each one of the locations below.

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