The Sea Is Calling

See the West Coast’s 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 and Hawaiian Chieftain are in:

 Ventura, CA

Something Fishy is Going on in Eureka!

This April Lady Washington and Hawaiian Chieftain will be returning to one of our favorite Victorian seaports after a 3 year absence. No, we're not talking about San Francisco, Astoria, or Port Townsend (though we love them too!), we are sending the tall ships back to...

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Citizen Science, Hawaiian Chieftain Style

Hawaiian Chieftain is a living classroom for learning about our seafaring heritage, but for one day in Redwood City this Spring the tall ship will operate as a marine research laboratory! Historical Seaport if partnering with Marine Science Institute for the second...

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Each year we engage thousands of students in our one-of-a-kind educational field trip, Voyage of Explorers. Our hands-on maritime heritage program provides inquiry-based lessons that begin in the classroom and conclude with unforgettable activities aboard the tall ships. Voyage of Explorers is aligned with the Common Core Curriculum Standards for grades 4-6 and can be booked year round at any port we visit.


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