Hamilton Avenue Bridge spans the Gowanus Canal. Photo by Mitch Waxman

 

Go behind the scenes on our Hidden Harbor Tour® of Gowanus Bay,
including Erie Basin, Red Hook and Sunset Park!

With Special Guest Speakers: Joseph Alexiou, NY writer and tour guide &
Capt. Margaret Flanagan, Maritime Operations, Waterfront Alliance

Sunday, October 25 from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.
leaving from Pier 11 in lower Manhattan. Get Tickets Here

 

MV Loujaine. Photo by Mitch Waxman

 

Come explore the changing face along the South Brooklyn’s waterfront! Learn about the history of Red Hook, Gowanus Bay, Erie Basin & Sunset Park with the Working Harbor Committee.

 

Erie Basin in Red Hook, Brooklyn. Photo by Mitch Waxman

 

Our expert narrators will enthrall you with tales of how the shore along the harbor’s Upper Bay were once filled with manufacturing, shipping, and commerce.

 

Recycling facility in Gowanus Bay. Photo by Mitch Waxman

 

See the new waterfront recycling facility at Gowanus Bay with its wind-turbine, the slag ship MV Loujaine and the Big Grain Elevator close-up. We’ll open up the the Hamilton Avenue Bridge and tip into the Gowanus Canal, and on to Bush Terminals Piers Park in Sunset Park.

 

Brooklyn’s wind turbine. Photo by Mitch Waxman

 

The 2-hour, fully narrated boat tour departs at 2PM sharp. Boarding begins at 1:30PM from Pier 11 Wall Street in Manhattan located on South St. between Wall St. & Gouverneur Lane. Snack bar on board.

Tickets: $30; $25 seniors
Click Here To Purchase Tickets

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