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Discovery Tank

Interactive games & environmental classroom at Pier 57

The Park’s Discovery Tank invites visitors of all ages to explore the Hudson River environment virtually.

River Project Educators interact with guests at Discovery TankThe Discovery Tank is an interactive technology-powered gallery and classroom at Pier 57 that is free for the public to enjoy. Explore beneath the surface of the Hudson River to learn about the fascinating critters that call our local waterways home!

Guided Gallery Hours

Budding scientists of all ages can dive into this unique learning space during our scheduled Guided Gallery hours. Join us to explore local ecology through immersive tech games while learning about the environment from our knowledgeable River Project team.

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Field Trip Programs

Schools, summer camps and after school programs can visit the Discovery Tank for engaging field trips that include a wide range of STEM programs hosted by the Park’s River Project. Students K – college can explore local marine science through interactive tech games and STEM activities by participating in lessons focused on plankton, pollution and local ecology.

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