Obscura Day 2016: Coney Island Creek Excursion - Atlas Obscura

Brooklyn, New York

Obscura Day 2016: Coney Island Creek Excursion

Join Underwater NYC for an exploration of the shipwrecks and hidden nature of Coney Island Creek.

This Obscura Day, join Underwater New York for a rare and spectacular tour of the ship graveyard that is the Coney Island Creek! Described as a one time "rumrunner’s haven and a dumping ground for everything from bodies to old cars" the creek continues to hold the wreckage and memories of New York's shipping history, including a half submerged home-made submarine, and the timbers of ancient whalers. Come prepared to explore!

Bring sturdy shoes and clothes that you don't mind getting dirty
Meet in the Home Depot parking lot at 2970 Cropsey Avenue

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