Hamilton Bridge. Photo by ©Mitch Waxman


Hidden Harbor Tour® of Gowanus Bay
including: Erie Basin, Red Hook and Sunset Park!

Thursday, 16 June from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Pier 11 in lower Manhattan

Special Guest Speakers: Captain Margaret Flanagan, Maritime Operations, Waterfront Alliance and Joseph Alexiou, tour guide and author of “Gowanus Brooklyn’s Curious Canal.”


Recycling Facility on the Sunset Park waterfront. 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.

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.


MV Loujaine and Red Hook Grain Terminal . 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.

Our 2-hour, fully narrated boat tour departs at 6PM sharp. Boarding begins at 5:45 PM from Pier 11 Wall Street in Manhattan located on South St. between Wall St. & Gouverneur Lane. Snack bar on board.

Tickets are selling fast so book today!