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Waterfront Museum and Showboat Barge

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Lehigh Valley Barge No. 79 at the Waterfront Museum and Showboat Barge
Visit the Waterfront Museum and Showboat Barge in Brooklyn

Time Out says

Ahoy! Aboard the red 1914 Lehigh Valley Barge No. 79, one of the last surviving railroad barges in the country, is this floating museum in Red Hook, Brooklyn. Come for a free tour of the historic vessel, where you can see the captain’s quarters, or visit during one of the special themed showboat performances for family-friendly entertainment including pirate shows and river songs.


290 Conover St
Cross street:
at Pier 44
Subway: F, G to Smith–9th Sts; R to Court St; 2, 3, 4, 5 to Borough Hall
Suggested donation $5
Opening hours:
Thu 4–8pm, Sat 1–5pm
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