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Bannerman Cruise & Walking Tour

Front Street, Newburgh, NY 12550
+1 845-220-2120
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"The American Soldiers" on Bannerman's Island

We attended this show last weekend. it was an excellent presentation. The entire afternoon was very... read more

Reviewed yesterday
West Point, New York
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The tour of Bannerman's Island was a highlight of our trip. It was our mini-vacation destination... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Pollepel Bannerman Island Cruise and WalkingTours. Explore the mystery and enjoy the history of Bannerman Island! Board the Pollepel for a 30 minute trip to the island, where you get a guided tour. May 1 - October 31. Saturdays, Sundays, and Selected Fridays. Call or visit web for full schedule.
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Front Street, Newburgh, NY 12550
+1 845-220-2120

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Reviewed yesterday

We attended this show last weekend. it was an excellent presentation. The entire afternoon was very well done, from the boarding of the ferry, the island tour and the show. Everyone was very knowledgeable and welcoming. the history of the island is very interesting. The...More

Thank maureenmchugh2017
Reviewed 1 week ago

The tour of Bannerman's Island was a highlight of our trip. It was our mini-vacation destination. We were not disappointed. The ferry ride was delightful as the tour guide pointed out various features along the way. The tours were well organized and the guides were...More

Thank Kathe M
Reviewed 1 week ago

We took the boat from Beacon, and the boat trip alone was a nice excursion. Our tour guide was wonderful - friendly and very knowledgeable - and we had an unexpected bonus of a short talk by a woman who lived on the island as...More

Thank SarahWolcheski
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Bannerman Castle Tour is a fantastic trip through the historic Pollepel Island. It's legacy goes further than just the Bannerman Family castle. The tour guides are incredibly knowledgeable and are excited to be there. Interestingly, even though the Bannerman Castle is an EPA site,...More

Thank Anthony S
Reviewed 1 week ago

We lucked out with a beautiful perfect day to take this tour. it was a great time. the boat was wonderful and the people who run it were very helpful. the tour guides on the island were superb and the walk itself was totally doable...More

Thank lacltg
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We enjoyed our outing. We lucked out with the weather and our tour guide, Wes was wonderful. Last year we didn't book early enough so we missed out. Need to plan in advance for this excursion. That is difficult for many.

Thank jimmy6132017
Reviewed 16 May 2017

Very cool, off the beaten path, easy day trip from New York city. Beautiful spot in the Hudson Valley, makes for great photos. lovely gardens

Thank Gabby M
Reviewed 16 May 2017

A magical and unconventional day. We had a great day escaping the city. The tour guides were great and the whole experience was like reading a novel. The boat ride into the island, with the clouds covering the mountains nearby was eerie but cool. With...More

Thank Michael S
Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

Wes was great! We went on a walking tour and it was very interesting to hear the story behind the island.

Thank Alyson F
Reviewed 18 November 2016

Very unique place especially if you are into "unknown" history. The Guides were great although ours could have been more prepared. The guides also probably should have tablets or something to share information rather than notebooks.

Thank cyndispill
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