Tour cultural, historical and recreational attractions! Share special sites and memorable moments with friends and fellow “adventurers.” Tours leave from the Merrick Road Park Golf Course in Merrick, located one traffic light east of the Meadowbrook Parkway. For tour information contact at 292-9000, extension 7211 or 7258.
Registration: MAIL IN ONLY. First-come, first-served. Buses are filled in the order we receive payments. Sorry, we cannot reserve bus seats. Enclose a separate check or money order for each trip, payable to the Town of Hempstead and send along with self-addressed, stamped envelope to: Department of Parks and Recreation, 200 North Franklin Street, Hempstead, NY 11550, Attn: Adventure Tours. Please include phone number, address and name of each guest. No more than two reservations per request. Sorry, NO REFUNDS! Tours are held rain or shine, and listed return times are approximate. Please wear comfortable shoes on all trips, there will be a lot of walking. Bring a camera to capture those incredible sights. Trips are open to TOWN OF HEMPSTEAD residents only.
YANKEE STADIUM AND MORE
Wednesday, June 21, 2023
Depart 8:15 AM – Return 7:00 PM (approx.)
“Baseball is the greatest game in the world and deserves the best you can give it” – Babe Ruth
Join us with our LI tour guide as we head into The Bronx and visit “THE HOUSE THAT RUTH BUILT”. Our guided walking tour takes us to many highlighted areas at the stadium. Including Monument Park, where the Bronx Bomber’s greatest legends are enshrined. Discover the Yankees heroes, milestones and winning tradition inside the New York Yankees Museum.
After the guided tour, enjoy a leisurely lunch own your own at the famous HARD ROCK CAFE.
Then it’s off to a unique ART MUSEUM of the Bronx located in the historic Concourse. Wander through rooms filled with art from international countries. This museum was once described as a “white box with raw concrete floors”. See if you agree, as you stroll through this special building. Fee: $74 per person.