SI Museum: Bikes & Bloomers

When:
July 8, 2017 @ 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM
2017-07-08T11:00:00-04:00
2017-07-08T12:30:00-04:00

Staten Island Museum at Snug Harbor (Building A)
Adults $10/$8 Members (under 16 free)

Join us for a guided bike tour along Staten Island’s North Shore waterfront celebrating the 100th anniversary of NY State Women’s Suffrage and the freedom bicycles and bloomers afforded women from the 19th century into present day. Start with a bike decorating party at the Museum, then ride 3 miles with Transportation Alternatives to the historic Alice Austen House. Enjoy a BYO picnic and a talk about how innovations in transportation and a controversial undergarment can be tools for social change. Period costumes welcome!