This blog post, about Green-Wood's acquisition of the landmarked Weir Greenhouse at 25th and 5th, was written, and originally posted, early in February. I have chosen it as my first post on Patch because of its relevance to neighboring communities.
This past Thursday, The Green-Wood Cemetery, after several years of negotiations, closed on its purchase of the Weir Greenhouse, a New York City landmark. It is the only surviving Victorian greenhouse in all of New York City.
We are all very excited!
Here’s the Weir Greenhouse, in an early 20th century post card... click here to see the rest of this post, with images, on the Green-Wood website.