Wayzgoose Printing Celebration at Bowne & Co.

Thursday, November 21 , 2019 | 6pm-9pm | Free (RSVP Required)

Wayzgoose is a 500-year-old printers’ tradition celebrating the changing of the seasons. It is an opportunity for printers to share their labor with colleagues and friends, and to toast to a year of hard work.

The South Street Seaport Museum invites you to join us for our 7th annual Wayzgoose at Bowne & Co. to…

Eat, drink, and be merry
Print your own holiday cards
Shop small for festive gifts
See our working printing collection

This event is free but space is limited, so RSVP is required. Click below to reserve your tickets.


By subway:

  • Take the A, C, 2, 3, J, Z, 4, or 5 train to Fulton Street.
  • Upon exiting, walk east on Fulton Street until you reach the museum. Depending on where you exit, the walk takes between 8 and 15 minutes.

By bus:

  • Take the M-15 SBS or M-15 to Fulton Street. Note: On the M-15 SBS, you must pay at the bus stop before boarding.
  • Walk one block east.

By ferry:

  • The East River Ferry, Water Taxi, and New York Waterway provide service to Pier 11 from Brooklyn, Queens, and New Jersey.
  • From Pier 11, walk north on South Street for about 5 minutes.
  • Once at Fulton Street, turn left. The Visitor Center (12 Fulton Street) is about a half block west.
  • From the Staten Island Ferry, the museum is about a mile walk Northeast on Water or South Street.


  • Parking in the area is limited. There is a parking lot located at Front and John Streets, just one block from the museum. Another lot is available at 294 Pearl Street.
    *As we are located in an historic district please contact the museum regarding accessibility needs prior to your visit