Historic Manhasset Bay Walking Tours


Join a knowledgeable tour guide walking the shoreline while you see and hear the fascinating history of early Port Washington. Topics will include the livelihoods that helped Port develop into the town you know today, including shell fishing, sand mining, aviation, plus the tidal mills, the restaurants, the many hotels and much, much more.

2018 Walking Tours
First Saturday and Sunday of every month!
May through October
11am sharp at the Town Dock’s red tugboat 

Last tours of the season
October 6: Chris Bain
October 7: Lucy Davidson

No reservations necessary. Please bring exact amount: 

$8 adults / $5 seniors 65+ / $1 kids > 12. 

2018 Current Members: 1 free entry per membership

Your 1-mile walk will start at the Town Dock and end at the Port North Dock, opposite Stop & Shop.  Walkers may then walk the 1-mile back to the Town Dock, or arrange for someone to meet them in the parkng lot across from Stop & Shop. [Map & directions here] [Weather cancellation policy found here]

The Cow Neck Peninsula Historical Society is a not-for-profit organization 
recognized as tax-exempt under Internal Revenue Code section 501(c)(3).


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The Cow Neck Peninsula Historical Society
336 Port Washington Blvd., Port Washington, NY 11050-4530
(516) 365-9074  .  www.cowneck.org