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New York is a city that was built on – and because of – a deep natural harbour connected through the Erie Canal to the inner states and territories of the new nation. That story is told at the South Street Seaport Museum, a combination of galleries, historic ships and 19th-century buildings along the East River.
How to get to South Street Seaport: Subway 2,3,4,5 to Fulton Street
The South Street Seaport Museum:
November-March: Friday-Sunday 10am-5pm
April 2007-October 2007: Tuesday-Sunday 10am-6pm, Monday closed
The South Street Seaport Mall: