Lake Erie Seaway Trail Center to Host Great Shipwrecks Traveling Exhibit: Guest Speaker October 29

Sports and Recreation

October 19, 2015

Hamburg, NY. The Lake Erie Seaway Trail Center, 4968 Lake Shore Road Route 5, Hamburg, NY, will host the Great Shipwrecks of NY's Great Lakes Traveling Exhibit. The exhibit will be open from 10am to 4pm on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays starting October 30, 2015 and will run through January 2016.

In a special program on Thursday, October 29 at 7pm at the Center, New York Sea Grant Recreation and Tourism Specialist and Great Lakes Research Consortium Associate Director Dave White will open the exhibit with a presentation on The Future of NY's Maritime History: Dive the Great Lakes Seaway Trail, the New York State Blueway Trail, and the National Marine Sanctuary Program.

The Great Shipwreck sexhibit, originally developed as the 2014 Great New York State Fair Signature Exhibit, includes 10 interpretive panels highlighting more than 200 years of shipwrecks in Lake Erie, Lake Ontario, Lake Champlain, the Finger Lakes, Lake George and the St. Lawrence River. 

Admission and parking at the Lake Erie Seaway Trail Center are free.