"A Bridge to Bayside,
"Ft Totten Officer Club" by Jim.henderson - Own work. Licensed under Public domain via Wikimedia Commons.
BHS is located in the Castle within Fort Totten Park. Built in 1887, the building was originally used by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers as their Officers' Club. The Gothic Revival style Castle is a NYC designated landmark, and is also listed on the National Register of Historic Places. BHS at the Castle serves as a learning destination, a resource for researchers and the community, and a venue for the visual and performing arts. Each year it offers exhibits, education programs for schools, public programs including lectures, workshops, classes; and access to an archival collection of more than 10,000 items documenting the development of this locale over the past 300 years.
Saturday (10/11) and Sunday (10/5) 12pm-4pm
Bayside Historical Society
The Castle at 208 Totten Avenue
Fort Totten Park, New York, NY
FREE! NO RSVP REQUIRED.