Take a FREE tour of downtown Jamaica with Adrienne Onofri, author of Walking Queens: 30 Tours for Discovering the Diverse Communities, Historic Places, and Natural Treasures of New York City's Largest Borough. Adrienne is a longtime Queens resident, travel journalist, editor and licensed NYC tour guide. Prior to the tour, there will be a brief Q&A with Adrienne about her book, which contains unique walking routes for exploring neighborhoods all over Queens. She will then lead a walk heading east from King Manor and visiting historic and architectural landmarks, including the King family's church and burial place. The tour will last approximately 90 minutes and begin and end at King Manor. You will have the opportunity to purchase a signed copy of Walking Queens before or after the tour.
We will begin gathering at 2:30pm at King Manor Museum. Tour leaves at 3:00pm.