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AIA New York and Classic Harbor Line have teamed up to offer select architecture cruises that tour New York City.

Choose from several distinct cruises, all hosted by members of AIA New York. Expert guides provide lively narration covering architecture and engineering landmarks from all eras of the city’s history, as well as current urban planning and environmental issues impacting urban waterfronts.

Cruises leave from Chelsea Piers (Pier 62) at West 22nd Street and the Hudson River. Exact meeting location details are provided immediately upon purchase of tickets.

Some AIA New York cruises can also be booked as private charters for business and entertainment needs, or for student groups! For private charters, learn more and contact us here .

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AIANY: Around Manhattan Boat Tour

This 2-hour-and-45-minute cruise, AIANY’s signature tour experience, circumnavigates the island of Manhattan via the Hudson, East, and Harlem rivers. Enjoy expert narration by an AIANY guide as you explore the architecture, infrastructure, and urban planning of New York City. Tour highlights are thematically linked to illustrate the recent transformation of an industrial waterfront to one of booming real estate development, ecologically driven landscape design, and resilient infrastructure.

The tour will feature the city’s iconic Art Deco spires, historic engineering marvels, adaptive reuse, progressive waterfront parks, and recent buildings by local, national, and international award-winning architects.

Includes one complimentary beer, wine, or champagne. Food available for purchase.

AIANY Climate Change, Architecture, and the Future of NYC Tour

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This 2-hour-and-45-minute cruise focuses on key developments and pertinent sites related to climate change and environmental justice in New York City. Led by an expert AIANY guide, participants will learn how interdisciplinary teams of urban planners, architects, landscape architects, developers, and community groups are addressing storm surges, intense rains, and hotter temperatures. Learn how climate change is affecting our city and people, as well as the actions NYC is taking to reduce its carbon footprint and mitigate threats.

Interwoven throughout the tour will be illustrations of the adverse environmental impacts of climate change and pollution on moderate-income neighborhoods and communities of color. The tour will also highlight many green buildings and sustainable designs that reduce energy consumption, water usage and pollution while creating healthy living environments.

AIANY Industrial Waterfront Tour into Freshkills Park

07.26.18 Freshkills

This extended 3.25-hour AIA New York tour travels to Staten Island and offers a limited "backstage pass" to experience the transformation of the region's former largest garbage landfill into today's Freshkills Park. The cruise will enter a network of tidal kills (or streams) to explore the unprecedented land reclamation project, nearly three times the size of Central Park. NYC Parks and AIANY guides will provide insightful narration about cutting-edge landscape architecture and engineering, urban planning, and the industrial architecture and infrastructure of Staten Island's northwest shore.

Paseo en Barco por la Arquitectura de Nueva York (en Español)

Classic Harbor Line's Kingston Yacht on the water

(Private Charter Only.) Este recorrido de 2,5 horas narrado por uno de los guías del Instituto Estadounidense de Arquitectos - Nueva York (AIANY) se ofrece a bordo de Kingston, un mini yate de casco blanco con una cabina completamente cubierta con ventanas grandes y una sección de proa exterior. Los invitados experimentarán una visita guiada por los ríos Hudson, East y Harlem, mientras aprenden sobre las obras de arquitectos ganadores de premios nacionales e internacionales, incluidos muchos arquitectos españoles y latinoamericanos. Una bebida de cortesía incluida con cada boleto.

Please note that Classic Harbor Line boats are not ADA accessible. However, since each boat is different and accessibility requirements can vary person to person, please email Classic Harbor Line ([email protected]) directly prior to purchasing your tickets for more information.

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Join us on June 18, 2024 for an exclusive 2-hour and 45-minute cruise around Manhattan.

This signature tour offers a complete circumnavigation of the island via the Hudson, East, and Harlem Rivers, providing a panoramic view of New York City’s dynamic architecture and urban landscape.

Enjoy expert narration from an AIANY guide as we explore key developments in the city’s architecture, infrastructure, and urban planning. You will gain insights into the transformation of the industrial waterfront into a bustling area for real estate development characterized by sustainable landscape design and resilient infrastructure. The tour will also highlight iconic Art Deco spires, historic engineering marvels, adaptive reuse projects, progressive waterfront parks, and recent works by local, national, and international award-winning architects.

The tour also features a premium cocktail bar and Executive Hors D'oeuvres, enhancing your experience as you learn about the city’s architectural evolution.

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Guided by an Association of Architects New York member, the New York City architecture tour circumnavigates Manhattan. This is something I've always wanted to do, sail around all of Manhattan. There are many tours that do this, but I so glad I chose this one. The guide focused on all the wonderful NYC buildings, their architects and history. It was a great tour.

Hello, We are happy to hear that you chose us for a boat trip around Manhattan. If you found the AIANY Around Manhattan Architecture Tour interesting, you may also enjoy our AIANY Bridge Infrastructure Tour or our AIANY Industrial Waterway Tour to Freshkills Park. We hope to have you out with us again in the future and thank you for sharing your experience. Classic Harbor Line

We took the America2.0 schooner on a day cruise around Governor's Island and it was fantastic. Compared to many tours offered in NYC, this is a fantastic value. It was very well organized and comfortable (three rounds of free drinks) and accommodating. In fact, we even had two different couples propose and get engaged onboard. The crew did a great job of making sure we could get some great photos because we went right near Battery Park, the Brooklyn Bridge, and Liberty Island.

Hello, We love hearing about your experience aboard the Schooner America 2.0! Thank you for sharing and we hope to have you out with us again in the future if not here in NYC then in one of our other locations. Classic Harbor Line

Excellent trip with great service and a wonderful captain. The peacefulness of sailing in the NY harbor is great.

Hello, Sailing in NY Harbor is truly magical and we are happy to hear that you had that experience with us. We hope to have you out with us again in the future. Classic Harbor Line

Went on the sunset cruise down the Hudson River on the Manhatten. We were suppose to take a sailboat however the weather did not permit us to do so. We were disappointed at first but it turned out to be AMAZING!! We all had an amazing time and the staff was excellent!!! The weather turned out to be almost perfect and we have some BEAUTIFUL pictures of the skyline and sunset. (a few raindrops but otherwise fantastic) my husband was so surprised and the staff made him feel "like the birthday boy" 😉 I would recommend this cruise to anyone

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Hello, We are sorry to hear that the trip on the Schooner Adirondack was canceled due to weather but we are very happy to hear that you joined us on the Yacht Manhattan! Please make sure to post your photos! We would love to see them and hope to have you out with us again in the future. Classic Harbor Line

We nearly cancelled this as the planned trip aboard 'The Adirondack' was moved from this impressive sailing yacht to 'The Manhatten' motor launch/cruiser due to the high winds & threat of thunderstorm!! So glad we didn't!! - it was an amazing experience, the boat was superb with a spacious interior, very friendly & knowledgable crew and if anything, the weather just added to the whole experience, not to mention the sunset! The perspective & views you get from out on the water will live long in the memory (& in the stunning photos we took too!). If you take only one tourist type sightseeing trip whilst in NYC - take this one, you will not be disappointed. I simply can't recommend it enough....

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Hello, We are sorry to hear that your trip on Adirondack was canceled due to weather but are very happy to hear that you joined us on the Yacht Manhattan! It is an excellent way to see the city and we want to thank you for sharing your experience. We hope to have you out with us again if not here in NYC then in one of our other locations. Classic Harbor Line

My sisters and I really enjoyed our 2 hour afternoon sail on the Adirondack with Captain Kat and her crew (Danny and Caleb). We had great winds that day and the raising of the sails was exciting! The two hours was pleasantly spent sipping Sparkling Wine and chatting with the Captain and the crew. We learned a lot and saw lower Manhattan in all its glory, as well as the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island. The brisk winds meant we topped out at 10 knots, which is close to the 13 knot fastest record. Exhilarating! We felt well taken care of the whole time. I can't wait to return to try another sail! (by the way they do have free beer and soda and a bathroom on board)

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Hello, Thank you for joining us on a Day sail aboard Schooner Adirondack and sharing your experience! it sounds like you had the perfect weather for sailing in NY Harbor. We hope to have you out with us again in the future. Classic Harbor Line

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The best way to see this amazing city is by the water aboard an NYC Architecture Boat Tour. We are happy to be in collaboration with AIA New York again this year.  Furthermore, we are proud to be announcing the AIANY Around Manhattan Boat Tour’s 10th Season!

On one of these cruises you will enjoy:

– Viewing Art Deco spires such as the Chrysler Building, harbor monuments and infrastructure like the Statue of Liberty and the Brooklyn Bridge. 

– Another exciting aspect of this cruise is you will learn about recent buildings by Frank Gehry, FAIA, & Renzo Piano, and Hon. FAIA.

– Similarly, there are other world-renowned architects that are seen from NYC’s historic waterways. 

We aim to tell the story of:

– The vast transformation of NYC’s waterfront. 

– The topics of viewing are industry, to booming residential development are deeply discussed.

– We will learn about ecologically driven park design. 

– Finally our guide will speak about the resilient urban planning to accommodate storm surge and rising sea levels.  

These boat tours will be filled with fascinating information and are sure to leave you and your team wanting more. Above all, our yachts are both elegant and comfortable.   

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The Yachts Manhattan and Manhattan II host up to 46-65/80-100 guests and are available year-round. The Yacht Kingston hosts up to 35 guests and is available April - November.

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AIANY Around Manhattan Architecture Tour

This tour (offered since 2010 by Classic Harbor Line) is one of the most sought after narrated programs we have to offer. Hosted, curated and revised annually by the award winning AIA New York Tour Committee, you and your guests will be treated to one of the most elegantly delivered tours New York City has to offer. The New York Times says "the cruise is a fisheye lens that takes in just about everything". Continuing education credits available »

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AIANY Lower Manhattan Architecture Tour

This tour is normally 90 minutes, but it can be a fantastic addition to a 2 to 3 hour private cruise. It is a great tour during the day and it is the only tour recommended for evening Architecture charters. You will cover all the major sites of Lower Manhattan (below 42nd Street) and pass beneath the Brooklyn, Manhattan and Williamsburg Bridges while taking in monuments, architecture, parks and infrastructure. Continuing education credits available »

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AIANY Around Manhattan Bridge & Infrastructure Tour

Urban planners, engineers or anyone with a curiosity on 'how the city works' are quite likely to enjoy this special themed AIANY Tour. This tour is best enjoyed during the day with a full circumnavigation of Manhattan. It takes an in-depth look at the engineering marvels of all of New York City's fantastic infrastructure in terms of transportation, power, sanitation, water supply, housing and much more. Expect some architectural highlights as well! It is hosted by John Kriskiewicz, professor of Architecture and City Planning at Parsons and FIT. Continuing education credits available »

Boat Tour of Freshkills NY with AIANY Architecture and Park Guide aboard yacht Manhattan

AIANY Industrial Waterfront Tour into Freshkills Park

Cruise the active, vibrant waterway of the Kill Van Kull and into the heart of Freshkills Park of Staten Island on one of our luxury yachts. The AIANY & planners of the Freshkills Park host this special Classic Harbor Line tour. This is the only water tour available to the public into the Freshkills waterway. Officially closed in 2001, Freshkills has embarked on a 30-year project to be transformed into the largest city park in NYC!

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Paseo en Barco por la Arquitectura de NYC con narración en Español (AIANY Architecture Tour in Spanish!)

Book your Architecture tour spoken fully in Espanol! Cruise with your own private AIANY guide around the Island of Manhattan and enjoy Insightful coverage of Manhattan's classic spires, including the Chrysler and Woolworth Buildings, as well as a sharp focus on the new World Trade Center buildings and recent local, national, and international award-winning architects; including buildings by Frank Gehry and other noted international and local architects! And much much more!

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Boat Tour: AIANY Around Manhattan Architecture Cruise

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Key Points about this Tour:

·       2.75 hours

·       Private elegant tables assigned to each booking. Each features cushioned section, a large openable exterior window and clear partitions.

·       $112 Adults and $82 Student (12 yrs and older)

·       Offered aboard  Manhattan  or  Manhattan II  (1920s inspired yachts)

·       Fully circumnavigates the Island of Manhattan.

·       Hosted & narrated by a member of the American Institute of Architects

·       Indoor climate-controlled seating and outdoor seating available

·       One complimentary beer, wine, champagne or soda is offered. Additional beverages and light fare are available for purchase.

·       AIACES 1.5 to 2.5 LU HSW Continuing Education Credits offered.

Join us aboard the teak decks of our elegant 1920s style yachts, the Manhattan and Manhattan II, and enjoy NYC's architectural landmarks - as best seen from the water.

The "Around Manhattan" tour narration, provided by members of the American Institute of Architects’ (AIA) NYC chapter, is general enough for visitors yet detailed enough for the locals.

Aboard the yachts, experience a comfortable and unique tour through the Hudson, East, and Harlem Rivers from the climate-controlled and enclosed back-deck observatory or wander to the outer decks for fresh air and sunlight with a complimentary beverage in hand.

On this  2.75-hour cruise , you will circumnavigate the island of Manhattan (passing under all 18 bridges) while taking in monuments, architecture, parks and infrastructure.

Highlights, topics and themes of the AIANY tour include:

·       Exploration of planning visions for both reclaiming the post-industrial waterfront, as the "6th Borough", and addressing rising sea levels

·       Insightful coverage of Manhattan's classic spires, including the Chrysler and Woolworth Buildings, as well as a sharp focus on the new World Trade Center buildings and recent local, national, and international award-winning architects; including buildings by Frank Gehry and other noted international and local architects

·       The greater waterfront access allowed by new parks and recreation piers including the ecologically driven features designed by leading landscape architects

·       The Statue of Liberty, Ellis Island, and the newest waterfront monument: Roosevelt Island's FDR Four Freedoms Park

·       NYC's engineering masterpieces: the Brooklyn and George Washington Bridges as well as lesser known "swing bridges" along the Harlem River

·       The adaptation of the Highline as an elevated, linear park and its role in the development of West Chelsea and Hudson Yards.

·       The story of post WWII urban renewal and public housing along the waterfronts of the Lower East Side and East Harlem.

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The New York Chapter of the American Institute of Architects (AIA), in collaboration with Classic Harbor Line, offers an AIANY Around Manhattan Boat Tour. Cruise with them around NYC while learning about the architecture of this famous city.

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Boat tours around New York City are the perfect way to explore the enigmatic architecture nestled in the heart of the Big Apple.

An NYC architectural boat tour will guide you through the compact Manhattan borough. Take a boat trip along the Hudson, East, and Harlem Rivers and marvel at the feats of architectural genius along the shores. Steeped in history and urban culture, the classic architectural wonders of Manhattan draw in academics and architecture enthusiasts on the regular. Prepare for an informative, thrilling experience in one of the most famous cities in the world.

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Highlights:

  • Learn all about the Architecture of Manhattan
  • See the sights from the deck of a cruiseliner
  • Cruise along the Hudson, East and Harlem Rivers

Know before you book:

  • Not recommended for children
  • Can be crowded during peak season
  • Being a luxury, informative experience it can get quite pricey

The American Institute of Architects NYC is a state organization and the voice of the architectural profession in America. AIA New York is the oldest chapter of this established organization, forming the first group back in 1857.

Dedicated to the preservation of architecture and always welcoming to newcomers, the AIA offers a number of informative tours, programs, and exhibitions around this great city to inspire future architects and curious tourists alike.

The city of New York is filled to the brim with interesting architecture. From the lavish hotels and terraces forming the set of the hit series Gossip Girl to the urban wonderland of downtown Manhattan, this goliath of a city has something for everyone. Touring New York City is a must and an architectural boat tour is a perfect way to begin.

AIA BOAT TOURS PRICES 2021

The cost of the tickets/tours starts at about $20 USD (R280) to around $108,43 (R1,617.53) depending on the number of passengers.

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Manhattan Architecture Yacht Cruise

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Architectural boat tour times.

These architectural cruises around New York City run seven days a week throughout the year.

Monday – Friday: 9am – 2pm

Saturday – Sunday: 9am – 1pm

BEST TIME TO GO ON AN NYC ARCHITECTURAL BOAT TOUR

While anytime is a good time for an informative boat cruise, the best time to go is in the dryer months between August and March. Clear, sunny days are best for inspecting spectacular skylines and architecture. Visiting in October can be especially exciting as this is when ‘Arctober’ – a city-wide conglomeration of architectural and design-based events.

AIA BOAT TOURS | NYC, MANHATTAN

An AIANY boat tour is a staple excursion for architecture enthusiasts in NYC. Cruise along the Hudson aboard a 1920’s style yacht and admire the towering superstructures of Manhattan as you glide by.

Every AIA New York boat tour is hosted by an expert guide and dedicated member of the institute. Expect an informative narration of the architectural history of Manhattan during your trip.

Enjoy views of the city from the large windows of the Manhattan or the Manhattan II . Head out to the deck to snap some close-up pictures of the Brooklyn Bridge and more. With some of the best architecture tours New York City has to offer, this is not an endeavor to be missed.

With that in mind, here are a few safety tips and suggestions to ensure your boarding goes smoothly:

  • While simple snacks are allowed onboard, light food options will be available to you on certain tours. Passengers can also expect one complimentary beverage per person.
  • Bookings of 1-9 guests have the option of rescheduling up to 24 hours prior to departure. Bookings of 10 and up are expected to reschedule at least a week in advance.
  • A minimum of two ticket purchases during the reservation will score you a private table inside the stylish yacht.
  • While gratuity is not included in the price of your cruise, it is highly recommended to leave a tip.

Lastly, this is a heavily narrated educational tour, so be sure to keep your conversations on the quiet side. For this same reason, only children over the age of 14 will be permitted access to this tour.

AIANY AROUND MANHATTAN ARCHITECTURAL TOUR

This Manhattan Architecture Yacht Cruise provides a comfortable, detailed tour circumventing the island of Manhattan. Board at Chelsea Piers (Pier 62) and partake in a sublime tour of the classic spires of Manhattan, the Statue of Liberty, and several other NYC architectural attractions. Passengers can also expect a complimentary beverage on this tour.

  • Guided narration by a member of the American Institute of Architects New York Chapter
  • Private table with a two ticket minimum purchase
  • One complimentary beverage
  • Food selections for purchase
  • Not wheelchair accessible

Learn all there is to know about the lavish buildings of Manhattan’s Financial District as you pass by the One World Observatory. Snap some shots from the water of the iconic Empire State Building and the Chrysler Building. This tour will then take you cruising along the Upper East Side and further north past the George Washington Bridge .

After up-close views of both Roosevelt Island and Four Freedoms Park, your lengthy educational tour will come to an exhilarating end.

  • Short distance from public transportation
  • Educational experience
  • Service animals allowed
  • Meals not included
  • Not suitable for younger children
  • Full circumnavigation of Manhattan is not guaranteed

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The narrator did a great job sharing the history of NYC and how it connected with the building architecture choices over the years

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Step aboard the teak decks of our elegant 1920s style yachts, the Manhattan and Manhattan II, and enjoy NYC's architectural landmarks from the water. This top-rated tour is hosted and narrated by members of the American Institute of Architects’ (AIA) NYC chapter, is general enough for visitors yet detailed enough for the locals. The Manhattan and Manhattan II offer spectacular glassed-in observatories on the back decks are equipped with cushioned seating around conversation-friendly tables. Heated in the winter and air-conditioned in the summer, they provide stunning, panoramic views, all within climate-controlled comfort.

Hosted & narrated by a member of the American Institute of Architects! 

Fully circumnavigate the island of Manhattan passing under all 18 bridges while taking in monuments, architecture, parks and infrastructure. Offered aboard Manhattan or Manhattan II (1920s inspired yachts).

Includes a complimentary hors d'oeuvres, beer, wine or Champagne.

Seating available in climate controlled cabin or on the outer deck.

Reservations are required. This tour is popular and sells out in advance. Buy direct from Classic Harbor Line and Save! Available: Year-round

Departures: Friday, Saturday, Sunday 10:00 & 1:30 PM Wednesday 1:45 PM Check updated schedule at time of booking online. Duration: Pier to Pier 2.75 hours Vessels:  Offered aboard Manhattan or Manhattan II (1920s inspired yachts). Departure Point: Chelsea Piers (Pier 62) - W. 22nd and Hudson River, New York, NY. (Meeting location details will be provided immediately upon purchase of tickets.)

Private elegant tables assigned per booking,  each protected by Plexiglass dividers, cushioned seating and openable windows.

One complimentary beer, wine, champagne or soft drink included. Additional beverages available for purchase.

REGULAR PRICES:  SAVE UP TO 23% 2-3 Guests  $112.00 SAVE 10% ...  $100.80 4-16 Guests SAVE 23% ... $86.40 * Prices subject to tax, fees and change without notice.

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AIANY Around Manhattan: Architecture Boat Tour

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This 2-hour-and-45-minute cruise circumnavigates the island of Manhattan via the Hudson, East, and Harlem rivers, and is AIA New York’s signature tour experience. Enjoy the views from one of Classic Harbor Line’s heated yachts, warm drinks, and expert narration by an AIA New York guide as you explore the architecture, infrastructure, and urban planning of New York City. Tour highlights are thematically linked to illustrate the recent transformation of an industrial waterfront to one of booming real estate development, ecologically-driven landscape design, and resilient infrastructure.

Tour features include iconic Art Deco spires, historic engineering marvels, adaptive reuse, progressive waterfront parks, and recent buildings by local, national, and international award-winning architects.

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