The water taxi is closed for the season. See you in May 2021.  

The water taxi is closed for the season. See you in May 2021.  

News archive

The Day

10/18/16: Heritage park, water taxi mark end of first season
08/24/16: Water taxi to start offering special river tours
08/19/16: Heritage Park sites take a ride on the river to cross-promote
07/09/16: Best summer deal: Thames River Water Taxi season pass
06/09/16: Viola: A new state park
05/11/16: Charter members sought to support park as water taxi prepares to start running June 10
04/21/16: Local lawmakers join fledgling tourism caucus
04/01/16: Thames park organizers recount progress, entreat support for project
03/31/16: Operator chosen for water taxi service
02/16/16: Thames River Heritage Park group to evaluate water taxi proposals
01/27/16: Thames River Heritage Park group moves forward with organization, plans forum
01/14/16: Water taxi meeting attracts 7 potential operators
12/18/15: Operators being sought for Thames River water taxi
11/30/15: Water taxi vessels arrive in New London
11/25/15: Two surplus Navy vessels to be used for Thames River water taxis to arrive Monday
11/10/15: Two surplus Navy vessels secured for Thames River water taxi service
10/22/15: Thames Heritage Park steering committee hands off to transition team
09/10/15: Water taxi idea takes a vacation till next year
08/27/15: Surplus Navy vessel being sought for water taxi
07/30/15: Heritage Park transition team elects former seaport vice president as chairman
07/20/15: Thames River Heritage Park names transition team members
07/02/15: Thames River Heritage Park advances with signed document
04/01/15: Thames River Heritage Park plan aired
03/04/15: Water taxi funds still afloat in Hartford
02/18/15: Editorial: Heritage Park water taxi worth state investment
02/15/15: Water taxi service provider sought for river park
02/12/15: Thames River Heritage Park proposal coming together
02/06/15: Where’s the transportation governor?
01/23/15: Report provides process to create Thames River Heritage Park
01/16/15: Groton representatives push for Thames River water taxi funding
12/11/14: Operators to be sought for New London-Groton water taxi
11/12/14: Four more groups join push for Thames River Heritage Park
10/05/14: Summer successes point to a bright future for tourism (Opinion)
09/27/14: Water taxi surveys tally up support
09/20/14: Gov. Malloy jumps on board with water taxi
09/19/14: Water taxi survey available through midnight Sunday
09/18/14: Committee takes next steps toward making Thames River Heritage Park a reality
09/13/14: Regional heritage park plan backers hope success translates to support
09/10/14: Bring on the permanent water taxi
09/07/14: Water taxi makes a splash in New London, Groton
09/06/14: Heritage Park test
09/05/14: Dry run for water taxi planned this weekend on Thames River
09/05/14: Voila: A new state park
08/30/14: Community comes together revive water taxi idea
08/22/14: New London-Groton water taxi to run on trial basis next month
06/19/14: COG to assist with water taxi service planned between Groton and New London
03/12/14: Dormant idea for heritage park gets new look from lawmakers

Mystic River Press
04/06/15: Thames River park plans come into focus

Other
11/10/15: Navy boats ferry visitors to historic sites
12/01/15: Old US Navy boats to be refurbished as water taxis in New London