The Hudson-Athens Lighthouse Preservation Society (HALPS) is hosting the last of its tours of the 2020 season, at the lighthouse this Saturday. Masks will be required to enter, and visitors are required to take proper social distancing precautions while on the boat and inside the lighthouse. Visitors will be required to take a covid symptom survey as well. Staff will regularly clean and disinfect high-touch surfaces throughout the day.
Come walk through this historic gem of the Hudson River, and view videos and artifacts displayed , detailing how life was like for a lighthouse keeper and his family. A glimpse in time when the lighthouse was occupied and operated by people , including the family actually living in the lighthouse.
Come learn the history of the lighthouse and the role it played and remains playing , to the community and river vessel traffic.
DATE/TIME: Saturday, October 10, 2020 / 11am – 2:30pm
Depart Henry Hudson Riverfront Park in Hudson at 11, 12, 1 and 2.
Depart Athens Village Riverfront Park at 11:30, 12:30, 1:30, and 2:30.
Arrive at least 15 minutes prior to tour time, with confirmation of your ticket purchase.
Tours are approximately an hour , with the option of staying longer, when transportation permits.
Henry Hudson Riverfront Park
Hudson, NY (Behind the Amtrak station)
Village of Athens Waterfront Park
4 Water Street
ADMISSION: Adults – $25. 12 & under – $15
Discount Rates for Society members.
Advanced ticket purchase recommended:
By phone- 888-764-1844
Online at https://hudsoncruises.com/lighthouse-tour/
Cash at the launch sites.