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Arrival Time of Columbus Ships Pinta & Nina

On Friday June 11th, the ‘Pinta and the ‘Nina’ will open in Rochester. The ships will be docked at 1000 River St. ( formerly 4658 Lake Ave.) adjacent to Ontario Beach Park, until their departure early Monday morning June 14th. The media are invited to a private viewing of the ships on Thursday after docking. The ships open to the general public on Friday June 11th. The Nina was built by hand and without the use of power tools and considered to be the most historically correct Columbus Replica ever built. The Pinta was recently built in Brazil and is a larger version of the archetypal caravel. The Pinta is also available for private parties. While in port, the general public are invited to visit the ships for a walk-aboard, self-guided tour. Admission charges are $7.00 for adults, $6.00 for seniors, and $5.00 for students 5 – 16. Children 4 and under are Free. The ships are open every day from 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. No reservations necessary. Teachers or organizations wishing to schedule a 30 minute guided tour with a crew member should call 1 787 672 2152. And leave a message. Minimum of 15. $4.00 per person. No Maximum. Visit our website at www.thenina.com OR EMAIL columfnd@surfbvi.com.

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