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Promoting our harbor's vitality, history, and importance today and in the future...

 
  

 

 

 

 

Working Harbor Committee
and the Newtown Creek Alliance

present

Two Low cost neighborhood
Newtown Creek educational cruises!


Photo: (c) Bernie Ente

Sunday, 23 October

Two Cruises - 10 am to noon and 1 pm to 3 pm
Both Depart from Pier 17 - South Street Seaport
Foot of Fulton Street - Downtown Manhattan
A C J Z 2 3 4 or 5 Train to Fulton Street & walk east to Pier 17

Ticket includes:
Souvenir Tour Brochure with historical information and vintage maps.
Tour will be narrated by experienced historical
and environmental guest speakers.

Come aboard for an intense Newtown Creek exploration! Our comfortable charter boat will travel the length of Newtown Creek. The tour will pause at many interesting locations for narration and discussion. Guest narrators will cover historical, environmental, and conservation issues. Large comfortable vessel with indoor & outdoor seating. Cruise runs rain or shine.

Low price made possible by funding from the
NYCEF Newtown Creek Fund of the Hudson River Foundation




Circumnavigation of Staten Island and Lighthouses


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Photos: Top (c) Mitch Waxman, Bottom, Right (c) Bernie Ente

Sunday, 16 October
10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
on board the NY Water Taxi

Departs from The Battery Slip 6
(Water Taxi Stop in front of Castle Clinton)

Subway: 1 to South Ferry, R/W to Whitehall St.
or 4/5 to Bowling Green

This tour will feature several lighthouses
as well as the following points of interest:

St George
Kill Van Kull
Arthur Kill
Graveyard of Ships
Tottenville
Stapleton - Fireboat Fighter II


Tickets: $60/$50 for WHC members and seniors

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Newtown Creek (c) Mitch Waxman

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Robbins Reef Light house(c) Bernie Ente

 


Foggy Morning in Kill Van Kull (c) Bernie Ente

 
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