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Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum and Carriage House, a New York historic estate located in the Bronx
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Public Hours

Guided Mansion and Carriage House Tours

Wednesday, Saturday, Sunday, 12 noon - 4 p.m.

For groups of ten or more, tours must be scheduled in advance outside of public hours.

The museum is closed on the following national holidays: New Year's Day, Independence Day, Thanksgiving, and Christmas. 

To register for programs, call 718.885.1461 or email info@bpmm.org

FEBRUARY

Morning Yoga in the Parlors
Wednesdays, February 15, 22, 9 a.m.–10 a.m.
Join Carolyn Frost of Balance Yoga & Wellness every Wednesday morning in February for restorative yoga in BPMM’s double parlors. Bring a yoga mat and leave invigorated to start your day. Space is limited. Register here. Cost BPMM Members: $10; Not-Yet BPMM Members: $15

MARCH

Morning Yoga in the Parlors
Wednesdays, March 1, 8, 15, 22, 29, 9 a.m.–10 a.m.
Join Carolyn Frost of Balance Yoga & Wellness every Wednesday morning in February for vinyasa yoga in BPMM’s double parlors. Bring a yoga mat and leave invigorated to start your day. Space is limited. Registration requested. Cost BPMM Members: $10; Not-Yet BPMM Members: $15

Pysanky Workshop
Saturday, March 12, 11:30 a.m.–3:30 p.m.
Learn the time-honored art of creating intricately patterned Ukrainian Easter eggs, and make your own using a wax-resist technique at this hands-on workshop. Instructor Alesia Kozicky has been making pysanky all her life and has taught for over 25 years. Her work has been widely displayed, including at the Library of Congress and libraries throughout Westchester. Hot wax and permanent dyes are used; please dress accordingly. Ages 12 and older. Please bring a bag lunch. Registration required. Cost BPMM Members: $15; Not-Yet BPMM Member: $20 (includes admission to the museum and materials fee)

Bartow’s Literary Elevenses
Saturday, March 18, 10 – 11:30 a.m.
Museum Guides Laura DeRiggi and Caitlyn Sellar will lead a historical fiction book club where literature and tea blend for a savory adventure. We ask that you please read the first book charted for exploration, Edith Wharton’s first novella about old New York, False Dawn. Tea and light refreshments will be served, ; please bring a sweet or savory snack for the group to enjoy! Come be a part of the fun. Registration requested. Cost Free

Author’s Spotlight
Sunday, March 19, 2–3 p.m.
Paul Hicks, author of John E. Parsons: An Eminent New Yorker in the Gilded Age, will discuss his captivating biography of a man who was widely admired during his long life (1829-–1915) as a distinguished attorney, prominent philanthropist, and dedicated reformer. While the book highlights Parsons’s life as a successful New Yorker, it also describes the country life he enjoyed with his family on their estate in Lenox, Massachusetts, and at his boyhood home in Rye, New York. Registration requested. Cost BPMM Members: Free; Not-Yet BPMM Members: $10 (includes admission to the museum); BPMM Members: Free

APRIL

Easter Egg Hunt
Saturday, April 1, 10:30 a.m.–1 p.m.
This is the one day when it’s okay to put all your eggs in one basket! Children 2–12 hunt for eggs, enjoy arts and crafts, and have photos taken with the Easter Bunny. Light refreshments offered. Please bring your own basket. Tickets online at bpmm.org or at the door. Registration required. Rain date Sunday, April 2, 1–3:30 p.m. Free parking across the street in Pelham Bay/ Split Rock Golf Course parking lot. Cost BPMM Member Children: $10; Not-Yet BPMM Members: $15

Author’s Spotlight
Saturday, April 2, 2 – 3 p.m.
In this presentation, author Sergey Kadinsky will discuss his book Hidden Waters of New York City, a guide to the forgotten waterways throughout the five boroughs. The remnants of these once-pristine waterways are all over the Big Apple, hidden in plain sight. Hidden Waters of New York City offers a glimpse ofat the forgotten past and the ever-changing present. Sergey Kadinsky is an analyst at the New York City Department of Parks & Recreation and an adjunct professor of history at Touro College. He Kadinsky is a contributor to Forgotten New York, a local history website. His articles on the city’s history appeared in New York Post, New York Daily News, and Queens Chronicle, among other publications. Registration requested. Cost BPMM Members: Free; Not-Yet BPMM Members: $10 (includes admission to the museum);

Morning Yoga in the Parlors
Wednesdays, April 5, 12, 19, 26,  9–10 a.m.
Join Carolyn Frost of Balance Yoga & Wellness every Wednesday morning in March for vinyasa yoga in BPMM’s double parlors. Bring a yoga mat and leave invigorated to start your day. Space is limited. Registration requested. Cost BPMM Members: $10; Not-Yet BPMM Members: $15

First Friday! Music & Trolley
Friday, April 7, 5:30–8:30 p.m.
Back by popular demand, the Kenn Morr Band performs from 6 to –8 p.m. Enjoy the music, explore the museum, and stroll the garden; light refreshments available. The trolley makes an hourly loop starting at 5:25 p.m. from the #6 Pelham Bay Park subway station to BPMM to City Island. Registration requested. Cost BPMM Members: Free; Not-Yet BPMM Members $12 adults, $10 seniors and students

Spring Break Kid’s Workshop - Terrarium Building
Thursday, April 13, 10 a.m. –1 p.m.
Sign your children up for a time slot and have them spend an hour making a terrarium filled with ferns, moss, and Angel’s Tears that they can bring home. Recommended for students 8 to 12 years old. Registration required. Cost BPMM Member Children: $25; Not-Yet BPMM Members: $30 (includes admission to the museum and materials fee)

New York Cares Volunteer Garden-Clean Up Day
Saturday, April 22, 10 a.m.–2 p.m.
Come get your hands dirty and help make the grounds of BPMM beautiful! Registration required. Cost Free

Events at Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum
Events at Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum
Events at Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum
Events at Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum
Events at Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum
Events at Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum
Events at Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum
Events at Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum
Events at Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum
Events at Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum
Events at Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum
Events at Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum
Events at Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum
Events at Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum
Events at Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum