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Maritime Industry Museum at Fort Schuyler

6 Pennyfield Ave, New York City, NY 10465-4127
+1 718-409-7218
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This museum was so interesting, not only because of the contents, but because it's located in a... read more

Reviewed 13 November 2017
MEEEK
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Suffern, New York
If you love ships and New York it's a great museum.

The other reviews are dead on. Off the beaten path - the BX40 bus via the 6 or D lines will get... read more

Reviewed 6 December 2016
Tim B
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New York City, New York
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Reviewed 13 November 2017

This museum was so interesting, not only because of the contents, but because it's located in a fort, inside SUNY Maritime College; so we learned about the fort (or got to see it, anyway), the college (Active classrooms are inside the Museum.), and of course...More

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Reviewed 6 December 2016

The other reviews are dead on. Off the beaten path - the BX40 bus via the 6 or D lines will get you to the college gate, and then a half mile walk. Poor signs - entry is in the inner courtyard of the fort,...More

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Reviewed 20 November 2016

Had a great time at the Maritime Museum. Living in the Bronx for 6 years now I have always wanted to check this place out, but just never got around to it. This place is opened from Monday through Saturday, 9 AM to 4 PM,...More

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Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

Fort Schuyler and SUNY Maritime College have an important history interwoven with seafaring tradition. The strategic location on Throg's Point made Fort Schuyler very important to defense of New York harbor since its inception following the War of 1812. In 1874, the location became the...More

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Reviewed 10 August 2016

I visited the museum on a weekend and it was a lovely break from the hustle and bustle of the city. I took an express bus from Manhattan which left me off a short walk from the museum and the neighborhood through which I walked...More

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Reviewed 8 March 2016

My boyfriend and I took a spur of the moment visit to this museum today, and it was fantastic. We were surprised that it was so empty. This museum is a unique, interesting and beautiful place that more people should take advantage of seeing. It...More

2  Thank Shih-TzuGal
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