Upcoming Events
Tours of the Conference House
When: Fri Oct 9, 2015 1pm to 4pm  EDT

Where: Conference House, 298 Satterlee Street, Staten Island, NY

Event Description: In 1776, Benjamin Franklin, John Adams, and Edward Rutledge met with the British in an attempt to end the Revolutionary War. The site of this failed peace treaty attempt is now known as the Conference House. Enjoy a free tour of this historic site! There is a charge for group tours which are booked separately. Please visit www.conferencehouse.org or call 718-984-6046 for more information.

Remembering the Lenape
When: Sat Oct 10, 2015 12pm to 1:30pm  EDT

Where: Clay Pit Ponds State Park Preserve, 83 Nielsen Avenue, Staten Island, NY 10309, United States

Event Description: Remembering the Lenape: Take a hike to identify natural resources commonly used by the native Lenape Indians in celebration of Indigenous Peoples’ Day on October 12. We will be joined by Naturalist and Lenape Enthusiast Seth Wollney. (Saturday Oct 10, 12:00 – 1:30 pm; Free) https://www.facebook.com/events/951665334893958/

Rome Through Richmond Town
When: Sat Oct 10, 2015 12pm to 5pm  EDT

Where: Historic Richmond Town, 441 Clarke Avenue, Staten Island, NY 10306, United States

Event Description: Free festival celebrating Italian heritage and culture. Louis Prima Jr. and the Witnesses will headline the festival.
Columbus Day (regional holiday)
When: Mon Oct 12, 2015

Who: Holidays in United States

Event Description: Public holiday in: Alabama, American Samoa, Arizona, Colorado, Connecticut, District of Columbia, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, Northern Mariana Islands, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Tennessee, Utah, Virgin Islands, Virginia, West Virginia, Wake Island

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NYC Tourism Campaign Highlights Staten Island Neighborhoods

Friday, May 22, 2015
By Anthony Pascale / NY1

Marty Markowitz of NYC and Company sits down with NY1's Anthony Pascale to discuss the organization's latest tourism initiative which highlights two Staten Island neighborhoods.                                                                             

Watch the full story on NY1.

Noble Maritime Museum featured on NYC-ARTS

NYC ARTS recently profiled the Noble Maritime Collection for a segment called “Curator’s Choice.” Be sure to check it out here, or in the video player below.

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