Hell Gate Bridge Centennial
Thu Sep 1 2016
The official Astoria Celebration of the Hell Gate and the Bridge that spans it!
A monthly series of lectures, tours, and exhibits!
Tentative – subject to change.
September – Walking Tour: Astoria Park focusing on the Hell Gate Bridge
October – Lecture: Dave ‘the Bridge Man’ Frieder and Alan Renz, Hell Gate bridge builder Lindenthal’s grandson.
Exhibit: Building the Hell Gate Bridge
Lyceum on Broadway: Panel discussion with the Electric Railroaders Association.
Lecture: The H.M.S Hussar
Lecture: From Adrian Block to Hell Gate Red – The Hell Gate at 400 +
Lyceum on Broadway: Working the Hell Gate – honoring those who work the bridge
Instagram Meet: Steve Vasquez and Queenscapes does the Hell Gate
Exhibit: Where Eagles Nest — Forbidden Hell Gate
Walking Tour (Jane’s Walk) – Crossing the Hell Gate (Harlem to Bohemian Hall)
The General Slocum