Upcoming Events

Restoration work on Eleanor takes place on Thursday evenings beginning at 5:30 p.m at the restoration site located at 99 South 3rd Street.  We’re pouring on the steam now!  New volunteers and members, please email eleanorrestorationproject@gmail to insure access to the building.

To arrange to visit Eleanor, please email eleanorrestorationproject@gmail.com.


6/23/2018 — National Boat Building Challenge
Hudson River Maritime Museum, Kingston — 11 am to 5pm
Teams build boats that are seaworthy in four hours.  It would be fun and interesting to see just how that is accomplished.  Good restaurants near by and a trolley to the river to ride in. Check it out here.

6/23 – 6/24 /2018 — Mystic Wooden Boat Show
All the details here.

Throughout the Summer
Reuben Smith’s Tumblehome Boat Shop
Read about this classic boat restoration and new construction shop in Warrensburg, New York and be sure to check their News & Events page.


We are raffling off this lovely wood framed painting of Eleanor by Columbia County artist Audrey Wyman. Please contact us at eleanorrestorationproject@gmail.com for information and to buy tickets.  You may be the lucky winner of this painting of Eleanor sailing out to the Hudson Athens Lighthouse.



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Hudson’s Future Waterfront  —  Richard Wambach