Bronx in Bronx County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Adoption of the Constitution
The Adoption of the Constitution
of the United States of America
Sept. 17th, 1787
The tree was planted on the
The National Society of
in the State of New York
Van Cortlandt Park – 1937
Erected 1937 by National Society of Colonial Dames in the State of New York.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Government & Politics.
Location. 40° 53.466′ N, 73° 53.685′ W. Marker is in Bronx, New York, in Bronx County. Marker can be reached from Broadway (U.S. 9), on the right when traveling north. Marker is in Van Cortlandt Park, next to the Van Cortlandt House. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Bronx NY 10471, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Prison Window (here, next to this marker); Cortlandt House (a few steps from this marker); Van Cortlandt Mansion (a few steps from this marker); Van Cortlandt House (a few steps from this marker); Major General PorterVan Cortlandt House Museum (within shouting distance of this marker); Memorial Grove (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Sgt. John Basilone (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Bronx.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on March 23, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 571 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on March 23, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.