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August Daytrip: Tappan Zee Bridge Experience

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River Rose Paddlewheeler
08/30/16

THIS TRIP IS SOLD OUT! THANK YOU FOR YOUR INTEREST!

The Historical Society of Rockland County Invites You to Join Us on a Daytrip


The Tappan Zee Bridge Experience: Past, Present and Future


When:
Tuesday, August 30, 2016, rain or shine!

Where: 
Boa
rding at Haverstraw Marina (9:30-9:45 am); trip ends at the marina between 1:30 and 3 pm (departure and return times may vary depending on tides)

Price: $88 per person (HSRC Members); $93 per person (Non-members). Includes boat transportation, guided tour, and box luncheon.

The Tappan Zee Bridge is the largest infrastructure project under way in the United States. The HSRC is pleased to offer an exclusive opportunity to observe this important undertaking from a unique vantage point. Join us on the River Rose, a Mississippi-style paddle-wheeler, as we cruise along the Rockland shore of the Hudson River to the Tappan Zee Bridge.

Participan
ts will view the current bridge construction from vantage points that are as near to the bridge as LEGALLY & SAFELY possible.

Narration and commentary will be provided by historians from the HSRC, as well as by leaders of the current bridge project. These guides will also be available to answer questions you have about the past, present and future of the Tappan Zee Bridge.

On our return trip, we will enjoy a cruise along the Westchester shoreline.

TO PURCHASE TICKETS ONLINE, CLICK ON THE BROWN PAPER TICKETS LOGO BELOW:

 
Tickets can also be purchased using a credit card by calling the Historical Society of Rockland County at (845) 634-9629.

No tickets will be sold prior to 10 am on July 19, 2016. These trips fill very quickly, and all tickets are first come, first served. 

Please note that the boat will leave from the Haverstraw Marina, 600 Beach Road, West Haverstraw, New York

Directions to Haverstraw Marina: Via Palisades Parkway to exit 15, direction, Stony Point. Go 3 miles to Route 9W (T junction). Go left, or north, 1/4 mile to traffic light. Go right on East Main Street. 1 1/2 miles. From North: Take Route 9W South to traffic light at Stony Point. Go left on East Main Street, 1 1/2 miles. From South: Take Route 9W North to West Haverstraw. Go right after Samsondale Plaza on Railroad Avenue for 1 3/4 miles. Follow signage for parking and dock.

Cancellation policy: Due to the overwhelming popularity of these trips, refunds will be given only within seven days of purchasing your ticket. A waiting list will be compiled, and available spaces will be filled on a first come, first served basis. Only those who have made full payment can be accommodated.


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