Tour Grand Central Station with the NYC Alumni Club
Saturday, January 28, 2017
11:30 a.m. – 12:45 p.m.
Grand Central Station (89 E 42nd Street, New York, NY 10017)
Sorry, this event is now sold out.
Cost: $30, cash bar at lunch
Public Transportation: Grand Central is accessible via the S/4/5/6/7/Metro-North to Grand Central - 42 Street
History buff? Lover of New York culture? Trying to do something different on a Saturday? If any of these apply to you, or if you just want to enjoy a good time with fellow Blue Hens, come join us!
The tour will include information about Commodore Cornelius Vanderbilt and New York Central Railroad, builder of Grand Central, as well as statistics of the building itself. You will learn about the architects, and about the Beaux Art style of architecture, as well as the importance of the railroads in New York City at the time GCT was built. All this and much more!
Following the tour, we'll head nearby to Stout to enjoy light food and appetizers. Cash bar.
Refund deadline is January 20, 2017.