First Fridays @ The Mansion

Submitted by ub on Wed, 06/01/2011 - 22:32

Another Friday, June 3 5:30-to-8:30 p.m. Live Music Concert at 7 p.m.
Enjoy the magic of the mansion this summer evening with music by the Primavera Consort.
Tour the mansion, stroll the garden, enjoy refreshments, and hop on the free Bronx Seaside Trolley
for a delightful ride to from and back to City Island.

Primavera Consort, is an early music ensemble that will perform pieces by Vivaldi,
Handel, Telemann, Bach, and others in the mansion's elegant double parlors at 7P
Consort members include Lawrence Zukof, recorders; Drew Santini, baritone;
Rick Erickson, harpsichord; and Susan Iadone, viola da gamba.

The Mansion is a New York City and a National Landmark, Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum is home to one of the most beautifully situated historic houses in NYC. The museum welcomes thousands of visitors each year for guided and group tours, education programs for children, garden strolls and trail hikes, and a variety of events.

The free transportation is provided by a trolley that makes a continuous loop from the #6 Pelham Bay Park Subway Station to Bartow Pell Mansion to City Island starting at 5:30 p.m.
Cost for adults is $8; $5 seniors and students (6-17); Members are free
Registration requested 718.885.1461