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South Street Seaport Museum celebrates 50th Anniversary

April 29, 2017 @ 11:00 am

Free

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The South Street Seaport Museum, situated in the original port that built New York into the city it is today, will celebrate fifty years this year! The Seaport Museum invites the city to join in the celebration of this important milestone, which will be recognized over an entire year (April 2017-April 2018) of special programming and exhibitions.
 
The Museum will kick off this year of celebration with a special event on Saturday, April 29, 2017 from 11am to 5pm. This family-friendly event will include free admission to all of the Museum’s offerings within the historic seaport district, including tours of its current exhibitions Street of Ships: The Port and Its People, The Original Gus Wagner. The Maritime Roots of Modern Tattoo, and The Architecture of Trade: Schermerhorn Row and the Seaport; tours of the historic ships Ambrose and Wavertree; printing demonstrations at the Bowne print shops at 209-211 Water Street; and fun family activities and music on Pier 16. The 50th anniversary year will be inaugurated with a special bell-ringing ceremony aboard the lightship Ambrose with special guest New York City Council Majority Leader Jimmy Van Bramer ringing Ambrose’s 110 year old bronze bell at 1:00pm. Honored guests will also include Council Member Margaret Chin, Manhattan Borough President Gale Brewer, Commissioner of Cultural Affairs Tom Finkelpearl, and the trustees, members, friends, and volunteers of the South Street Seaport Museum.

Details

Date:
April 29, 2017
Time:
11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Event Category:
Website:
https://southstreetseaportmuseum.org/

Venue

South Street Seaport Museum
12 Fulton Street
New York, NY 10038 United States
Phone:
212-748-8600
Website:
https://southstreetseaportmuseum.org

Organizer

Michelle Tabnick Communications
Phone:
6467654773
Email:
lilli@michelletabnickcommunications.com