Crossing Borders: Displacement and Transcendence

Green-Wood Cemetery 500 25th Street, Brooklyn

Border Crossings: This and Other Worlds (November 2-4), a three-day series of programs, performances, and installations that takes inspiration from global practices of honoring those who are no longer with us-e.g., El Dia de Los Muertos (the Mexican "Day of the Dead"); the Buddhist and Taoist "Ghost Festival" of Zhong Yuan Jie; the Christian holiday of All Souls Day; and Qingming or "Tomb Sweeping Day," a traditional Chinese celebration.

Artist Talk

Green-Wood Cemetery 500 25th Street, Brooklyn

Border Crossings: This and Other Worlds (November 2-4), a three-day series of programs, performances, and installations that takes inspiration from global practices of honoring those who are no longer with us-e.g., El Dia de Los Muertos (the Mexican "Day of the Dead"); the Buddhist and Taoist "Ghost Festival" of Zhong Yuan Jie; the Christian holiday of All Souls Day; and Qingming or "Tomb Sweeping Day," a traditional Chinese celebration.

On Borders, Human Lives and Poetry

Green-Wood Cemetery 500 25th Street, Brooklyn

Border Crossings: This and Other Worlds (November 2-4), a three-day series of programs, performances, and installations that takes inspiration from global practices of honoring those who are no longer with us-e.g., El Dia de Los Muertos (the Mexican "Day of the Dead"); the Buddhist and Taoist "Ghost Festival" of Zhong Yuan Jie; the Christian holiday of All Souls Day; and Qingming or "Tomb Sweeping Day," a traditional Chinese celebration.

Make Your Own Nicho

Green-Wood Cemetery 500 25th Street, Brooklyn

Border Crossings: This and Other Worlds (November 2-4), a three-day series of programs, performances, and installations that takes inspiration from global practices of honoring those who are no longer with us-e.g., El Dia de Los Muertos (the Mexican "Day of the Dead"); the Buddhist and Taoist "Ghost Festival" of Zhong Yuan Jie; the Christian holiday of All Souls Day; and Qingming or "Tomb Sweeping Day," a traditional Chinese celebration.

Closing Celebration

Green-Wood Cemetery 500 25th Street, Brooklyn

Border Crossings: This and Other Worlds (November 2-4), a three-day series of programs, performances, and installations that takes inspiration from global practices of honoring those who are no longer with us-e.g., El Dia de Los Muertos (the Mexican "Day of the Dead"); the Buddhist and Taoist "Ghost Festival" of Zhong Yuan Jie; the Christian holiday of All Souls Day; and Qingming or "Tomb Sweeping Day," a traditional Chinese celebration.

Recurring

Historic Trolley Tours

Green-Wood Cemetery 500 25th Street, Brooklyn

Experience the most magnificent and historic 478 acres in New York City. Join our expert tour guides to hear fascinating stories of Green-Wood’s permanent residents, see breathtaking views of Manhattan, tread where George Washington and his troops fought the Battle of Brooklyn, and much more.

CANCELLED TODAY – Historic Trolley Tours

Green-Wood Cemetery 500 25th Street, Brooklyn

Experience the most magnificent and historic 478 acres in New York City. Join our expert tour guides to hear fascinating stories of Green-Wood’s permanent residents, see breathtaking views of Manhattan, tread where George Washington and his troops fought the Battle of Brooklyn, and much more.

(Canceled due to weather) Living Inside Sanctuary: Artist Talk

Green-Wood Cemetery 500 25th Street, Brooklyn

Documentary photographer Cinthya Santos-Briones will discuss her current project Living Inside Sanctuary. She will be joined in conversation with Sara Gonzalo, Supervising Coordinator of the New Sanctuary Coalition of New York City, and Vanesa Suarez, a community organizer with Unidad Latina en Acción in Connecticut.

Living Inside Sanctuary: Artist Talk

Green-Wood Cemetery 500 25th Street, Brooklyn

Documentary photographer Cinthya Santos-Briones will discuss her current project Living Inside Sanctuary. She will be joined in conversation with Sara Gonzalo, Supervising Coordinator of the New Sanctuary Coalition of New York City, and Vanesa Suarez, a community organizer with Unidad Latina en Acción in Connecticut.

Recurring

Historic Trolley Tours

Green-Wood Cemetery 500 25th Street, Brooklyn

Experience the most magnificent and historic 478 acres in New York City. Join our expert tour guides to hear fascinating stories of Green-Wood’s permanent residents, see breathtaking views of Manhattan, tread where George Washington and his troops fought the Battle of Brooklyn, and much more.