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Designs to Die For: Nineteenth-Century Trends and Fads

April 13, 2019, 11:00am1:00pm

This trolley tour explores the design trends of Green-Wood’s distinctive architecture, including styles ranging from Neo-Classical to Egyptian Revival and from Art Deco to Art Nouveau. Learn how, through thoughtful conservation, these designs will endure through generations. This tour will be led by tour guide LJ Lindhurst and Green-Wood’s Manager of Restoration and Preservation, Neela Wickremesinghe.


$20 for members of Green-Wood and BHS / $25 for non-members


This program is made possible by the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew M. Cuomo and the New York State Legislature.


Green-Wood trolley tours are fully accessible and ADA compliant. In order to accommodate a wheelchair or other mobility aids on the trolley, arrangements must be made in advance. Please call (718) 210-3080, ext. 1. Please note that portions of the tour take place outside the trolley, however attendees may stay seated in the trolley if they wish. Please contact the Historic Fund for more information.


For this program you will check in at the Gothic Arches, right at the main entrance. Trolley tours are run rain or shine, with the exception of dangerous conditions as determined by Green-Wood. Click here for our inclement weather policy.

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Already a Member?

Click the “Enter promotional code here (members, use your ID#)” link in the bottom right corner of the ticket box and enter your ID number to apply your ticket discount. Please note that the Senior, Individual and Student membership levels are limited to only one Member Ticket per event (for additional tickets, please purchase at the regular price).


Don’t know your Member ID number? Not sure which ticket or membership type to order? Call 718-210-3080 or email contactus@green-wood.com with any questions.


April 13, 2019
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