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Future Saturdays Family Program: Modern Maritime

Future Saturdays Family Program- Modern Maritime

Aug 13, 2019 @ 8:00 am5:00 pm

Brooklyn Navy Yard Center
63 Flushing Avenue at Carlton Avenue
Brookyln, NY

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FREE

Suggested Ages: 4-5 to 11-14

Learn about modern maritime businesses in the Brooklyn Navy Yard. Choose from two tours. At 12:30 pm, explore the Yard’s waterfront with stops at FDNY, Harbor School’s Billion Oyster Project, and a historical dry dock operated by GMD Shipyard. At 1:45 pm, take a ferry ride and learn about what it’s like to operate and work for NYC Ferry. Between tours, fun games and activities will be available for kids to explore, and BNY staff will be on hand to answer questions about the Yard.

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Also ice skate on the roof and explore interactive exhibits.

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