Keeping Cool Inside the Aqueduct
A great way to beat the summertime heat is to take a tour of the Old Croton Aqueduct Weir in Ossining! Descend into the original 1842 brick water tunnel and learn its history in a tour led by the Friends of the Old Croton Aqueduct. No reservations are necessary -- and its free! You'll be amazed by this great feat of 19th century American engineering and ingenuity, designed to bring fresh drinking water to New York City.
Saturdays July 19, August 2, October 25 and November 15 at 10 am -- meet at the Joseph Caputo Community Center (95 Broadway in Ossining), where there is also an exhibit on how the Aqueduct was built.
Sunday, September 28 at 2 pm, Meet at the north end of the Double Arch Bridge, a short walk from the Community Center.