Secrets of the Schuylkill, Fall Riverboat Tour

  • 15 Oct 2016
  • 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
  • Walnut Street Dock (below Walnut Street Bridge)
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Registration is closed
Join us for a one-hour guided tour aboard The Patriot to discover the Secrets of the Schuylkill!

The tour will highlight historic sites and the history of our waterways, as well as recent and future development, along the Schuylkill. We will take in a range of interesting sights along the river, including The Woodlands, Bartram's Gardens and the Fairmount Water Works. So, come learn about the history of the river and see the City in a way you've never experienced it--from the water!

The Patriot, a reproduction of a classic 1920s mini commuter yacht, is a U.S. Coast Guard-approved vessel. Featuring wraparound seating, a fully equipped bar, restroom, and a sheltered yet open stern, the Patriot allows guests to take in all of the interesting sights along the tidal Schuylkill in comfort and style. 

Boat departs promptly at 7:00 PM from the Walnut Street Dock, east side of the Schuylkill River beneath the Walnut Street Bridge (for directions and information on parking, see

Registration required and limited to 35 people.

APT DVC Members: $12, Non-Members: $20