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New York Virtual Volcano Observatory

June 01, 2019 through October 27, 2019

Saturday-Sunday, 11am-5pm .

Governors Island

New York Harbor

All Ages

FREE

Event description:

New York Virtual Volcano Observatory brings the experience of exploring a volcano to Governors Island. Join volcanologists from CUNY and other NYC institutions to discover the complex life of magmas and volcanos – and the rich volcanic history of the New York region – through virtual reality experiences, a volcano sound gallery, guest speakers, and kid-friendly activities.

Address: Ferries leave from Brooklyn Bridge Park Pier 6
New York Harbor , NY 11231
Phone: 212-440-2200
Website: govisland.com

About Governors Island

Standard hours: Monday-Thursday 10am-6pm; Friday and Saturday, 10am-10pm; Sunday, 10am-7pm

OUR MISSION:

THE FRIENDS OF GOVERNORS ISLAND IS THE INDEPENDENT NONPROFIT THAT SUPPORTS GOVERNORS ISLAND WITH VOLUNTEERS, FINANCIAL RESOURCES AND ADVOCACY.

WHAT WE DO:

  • Work in partnership with the Trust for Governors Island and the National Park Service
  • Run the Island’s volunteer and membership programs
  • Raise money to supplement public funding for the Island
  • Act as the Island’s champion at City Hall and the nation’s capital


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