Lost country houses of New York

Date

Nov 18, 2022 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Location

skylight gallery

Sponsor

Salmagundi Program Committee

Admission

Open to the public
RSVP required
Up to 50 people
$10 | General admission
FREE | Salmagundi members with promo code
The member-only promo code is sent in an email to all members, and can also be requested by contacting info@salmagundi.org
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About the Event

The dense urban landscape of Manhattan was once an expanse of bucolic rolling hills dotted with small farms and country estates. 18th and 19th century New Yorkers built grand country residences in the former countryside of Manhattan that within a few short generations would be consumed by urban development.

Architectural Conservator TR Hamilton explores the once rural past of the great country houses that once stretched across the lost country setting of New York City.

Join us after for dinner, by making a reservation via our Reservations page with the message “Lost Country Houses”.

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