May 24 - Sunset Cruise on Kingston's Onrust Yacht, Fundraiser

May 24, 2017

Replica Dutch Yacht Onrust

Proceeds of Sunset Sail Benefit Museum Education Programs Kingston, NY – The Hudson River Maritime Museum announces a fundraising sail on board the replica Dutch yacht Onrust on Wednesday, May 24, 2017 starting at 5:00 PM and leaving from the Museum’s docks.  Come to the Museum at 5:00 pm for wine and light refreshments while you peruse our new exhibits, then board the Onrust at 5:30 pm for a beautiful sunset cruise. Learn about the history of Adriaen Block, 17th century Dutch explorer of New York, and the disaster of the Tyger while you enjoy the beautiful Hudson River.  The Onrust is a historically accurate replica of Adriaen Block’s 1614 ship, the Onrust, which he used to explore the northeast coast of the Atlantic, including New York Harbor. Cruise includes delicious Dutch waffles.

Tickets are $75 for individuals, $140 for couples. Limited to 30 people. All proceeds benefit the

Hudson River Maritime Museum education programs.

To register, click "HERE"  or call 845-338- 0071 ext. 16.

More about the museum: Located along the historic Rondout Creek waterfront in downtown Kingston, NY, the Hudson River Maritime Museum is a 501 (c)3 non-profit organization dedicated to the preservation and interpretation of the maritime history of the Hudson River, its tributaries, and related industries. In 2016, HRMM opened the Riverport Wooden Boat School.