Historian Patricia Salmon is set to lead a discussion on the history of Staten Island ferries, on November 8th, 2018 from 6:30 to 8:30 pm, at the National Lighthouse Museum, 200 The Promenade at Lighthouse Point, Staten Island.
Ferries have been running from Staten Island for more than 350 years. The ferry run we know today, ferryboats and classes, the Saint George and Whitehall terminals, ferry calamities, and those individuals who have molded the story of the Staten Island Ferry over the years will be featured.
Copies of Ms. Salmon’s book The Staten Island Ferry: A History will be available for $19.99 plus tax and they can be signed by the author.
Admission is $10 for guests and $5 for Museum members.
For more information, or to register, click here.
Photo of Staten Island Ferry provided by National Lighthouse Museum.