Five Historic Buffalo River Tours are scheduled this summer by the Industrial Heritage Committee, the group which originated boat tours of the city’s grain elevator district in the 1980s.
The two-hour tours will be held July 4, July 20, Aug. 4, Aug. 18 and Labor Day, Sept. 2. Boats depart at 12:30 p.m. from the Miss Buffalo dock in Erie Basin Marina.
Tickets are $17 for adults, $12 for children 4 to 11. For reservations, call 856-6696.
The Industrial Heritage Committee also has arranged its annual tour of Buffalo’s Col. Ward Pumping Station at the foot of Porter Avenue for 1 p.m. on Sept. 28. No reservations are required.