Indigenous Twilight Folklore

Date/Time
Date(s) - 07/22/2021
8:30 pm-9:45 pm

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Hudson River Maritime Museum

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Twilight Cruise Aboard a 100% Solar Powered Boat with special guest Justin Wexler!
In the Hudson River native thought-world, twilight is a time of transition and magic. We will explore the evening environment around the Rondout/Hudson River through an indigenous lens. Depending on season, tide and weather, visitors will learn about everything from Munsee firefly and star lore to nocturnal sturgeon fishing techniques.
Tours are guided by ethnoecologist Justin Wexler of Wild Hudson Valley, who has studied Hudson Valley indigenous culture, language, and history for twenty years.
Don’t miss this rare opportunity to get out on the water at night and learn about pre-colonial history!
Rates:
All tickets include boat ride and general admission to the Hudson River Maritime Museum.
Adult (13-61): $32
Senior (62+): $28
Child (6-12): $25
Please note, for safety reasons, each child must be accompanied by an adult (e.g. 2 children, 2 adults, 3 children, 3 adults, etc.).
About Solaris:
Built and operated by the Hudson River Maritime Museum right here in Kingston, NY Solaris is the only solar-powered boat in operation on the Hudson River. This quiet vessel has no exhaust and does not require any fossil fuels to operate. It is 100% solar powered.
What to Bring:
Sense of adventure
Curiosity
Drink and/or snack
What Not to Bring:
Coolers
Luggage
Strollers
Very large bags
What to Wear:
Please dress for the weather. It can often be up to 10 degrees cooler out on the water, especially at night! We recommend an extra jacket or sweater just in case.

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