The ship MARY A. WHALEN is closed while PortSide hosts a workshop for Fulbright scholars on the ship, followed by a Red Hook WaterStories walking tour and lunch provided by a local restaurant.
The main deck of our oil tanker ship is open for TankerTime M-F, 10am to 6pm; Second Sundays of May through September from 5pm to midnight often during the day on weekends. Amenities include: ArtTable with free art supplies, maritime books, TankerTots play area with toys and kiddie pool, hammocks, lounge chairs, tables and chairs. If you want to schedule a school or group visit to tour the inside of the ship, please see our Contact page. Our e-museum Red Hook WaterStories is always open as your guide to Red Hook past and present.