Open House New York – Elmhurst, Queens Scavenger Hunt

Explore the historic and vibrantly diverse neighborhood of Elmhurst, Queens on this scavenger hunt organized by the Queens Memory Project and Urban Archive. The tour will offer insight into the history of the area and take you to landmarks honoring local leaders from the 1700s up to the 21st century. Download the scavenger hunt map and questionnaire here or pick up a printed copy from the Elmhurst Library.

All participants are invited to return to the Elmhurst Library once their hunt is complete to win an 11×17 hand-lettered map of Queens (pictured below).

Prizes are first come first serve, while supplies last. The Elmhurst Library closes at 5pm ET. Any hunt completed after that time will not be able to claim their prize. Please plan accordingly!



Oct 21 2023


10:00 am - 5:00 pm


Elmhurst Library
86-07 Broadway, Queens, NY 11373