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Tour - Haunted Waters

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Sat Oct 31 2015, 12:00 pm

Tour – Haunted Waters

Meet under the Hell Gate Bridge, Shore Blvd. and Ditmars Blvd.

Ends at Socrates Sculpture Park, Broadway and Vernon Blvd.

Time: 2.5 hours.

Wear sturdy shoes, bring water. Some rough terrain.

Join us for a Halloween tour of murder, mayhem and mystery along the Long Island City waterfront. Our walk will take place along the treacherous East River as tales are told of those lost long ago among the churning whirlpools and electric eels.

Learn history and howl.

Richard Melnick, GAHS trustee, will be your guide.

Fee: $15.00 ($10.00 GAHS members,
$5.00 people in costume –

NOTE! please do not wear vision and walking obstructions like long costumes and some masks.)

This program is supported by public funds from the NYC Department of Cultural Affairs.

Additional support provided by the membership of the Greater Astoria Historical Society.