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Albany, N.Y. - The USS SLATER will be open for tours from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. this Independence Day, Wednesday, July 4th. Take this opportunity to visit Albany's World War II destroyer escort-the only DE afloat in America! USS SLATER is located on the Hudson River in Downtown Albany just south of the Dunn Memorial Bridge. Regular public hours for the ship are Wednesday through Sunday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Admission is $7 for adults and $5 for children. Call 518-431-1943 for more information or visit the website at http://www.ussslater.org/.