The Draken Experience : New York, NY, October 19 – 23

The Draken Village pops-up in New York during Expedition America: East Coast Tour 2018. Discover the world’s largest operating Viking ship during its stopover in New York, promising visitors an engaging look at the modern-day Viking spirit. Tour the ship, interact with the crew and more. Details below.

 

Program


 
 

ARRIVAL

Welcome the Draken ship as it sails into port with a display of Viking valor and excitement. Captain Björn Ahlander and his crew will step ashore to greet the crowd and introduce the Draken.

Date and time: 
TENTATIVE: October 19, 2:00PM


Draken Exhibition

Visit the Draken Village and enjoy the immersive photo and video exhibition illustrating Viking history, modern explorers, and the adventures of the Draken. The exhibition and Village are free and open to the public.

Exhibition hours: 
October 20-21    11:00 am – 7:00 pm
 


DECK TOURS

Let our crew members take you on a deck tour of Draken and learn about the ship and the adventure of sailing her.

Opening hours for deck tours: 
October 20-21    11:00 am – 7:00 pm

Last tour starts 30 min before closing time.
Tickets (also available on site at the Draken Village):
Adults (ages 16 and over)        $14
Child (ages 5 – 15)                     $7
Family Pack (includes 2 adults & up to 3 children)    $35
*Children ages 4 and under: free


Screening

Be among the first audiences to enjoy an outdoor screening of the newly released Draken documentary: Expedition America - a Modern Viking Adventure. Following the film, members of the crew will be on hand for a Q&A session.

Date and time:
TBD

Venue:
TBD

Tickets:
Tickets can be bought online here, or on site by the ship. 


Departure

After the days in port Draken and it´s crew are ready to set sail for the next port of call.

Date and time:
October 23 at 10:30am


Location

North Cove Marina by Brookfield Place
250 Vesey Street
New York, NY 10281

 

Stopovers - East Coast Tour 2018