The Sea Is Calling

See the west coasts’ tall ships, Lady Washington and Hawaiian Chieftain, with your own eyes. Your next adventure can be a weekend sail, hands-on history for kids, or starting your maritime career. It all starts here. Learn. Sail. Discover.

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Lady Washington is in:

Half Moon Bay, CA


Hawaiian Chieftain is in:

Sacramento, CA

We’re Hiring: Sea School Director

Grays Harbor Historical Seaport is looking for a collaborative leader to join our team as the Director for our new program, Sea School. In this role, you will develop and implement the Sea School program, assess needs, and ensure that program objectives are met. Your...

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Announcing Sea School – A New Workforce Training Program

Grays Harbor Historical Seaport has been selected for a 3-year, $512,000 grant to implement Sea School. Sea School is a new kind of seamanship training program, open to the general public, designed to provide a solid foundation of job skills and support for those...

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Each year we engage more than 9,000 students in our “Voyage of Explorers: Nations Connecting Through Trade” program on Lady Washington and Hawaiian Chieftain. Our experiential program provides inquiry-based lessons on-board the ships as well as pre- post-visit activities available on the website. Voyage of Explorers curriculum meets common core state standards for grades 4-7 and can be tailored to the needs and interests of any age group, including adults.


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