The National Lighthouse Museum, Staten Island, NY Lecture/Educational series continues with
“The Lost Lighthouses of Staten Island.”
Thursday, April 4, 2019
6:30 – 8:30 pm
National Lighthouse Museum, 200 The Promenade at Lighthouse Point, (adjacent to the FREE Staten Island Ferry) St. George, Staten Island, NY 10301
Join Historian, librarian and sailor Andrew Wilson for an armchair cruise around the harbor visiting the vanished lighthouses and aids to navigation that made the old port of New York the greatest in the World. Stops on the tour will include underwater bells, the original Robbins Reef Light, lightships at Governor’s Island and Sandy Hook, the lights of Newark Bay, the world’s largest gun at Romer Shoals, the Bergen Point Light by the Bayonne Bridge, the time balls atop Manhattan skyscrapers (they gave birth to the New Year’s Eve ball drop tradition at Times Square), the pirates of the Corner Stake Light in the Arthur Kill and many more..
Members $5.00 Guests $10.00