Hop Aboard Kalmar Nyckel, the Tall Ship of Delaware, for Day Sails and Free Deck Tours June 13-17
Kalmar Nyckel, The Tall Ship of Delaware, returns to the shores of the York River Thursday, June 13 through Saturday, June 17 – offering 2.5-hour day sails and deck tours in Historic Yorktown.
Discover the remarkable story behind this full-scale replica of the 1638 Swedish merchant ship that started the Colony of New Sweden in present-day Delaware.
Free deck tours are being offered Tuesday, June 13 from 2–5 p.m. and Thursday, June 15 from 9 a.m.–12 p.m.
During the day sails on June 15 to 17, patrons will be able to haul lines, set sails, and hear tales from the crew, or simply relax and enjoy the ship. Kids will enjoy a scavenger hunt and pirate story (costumes welcome). Tickets are $65 per adult and $40 per child 12 & younger and are available for purchase online or by calling 302.429.7447. Advance reservations are highly recommended. Sails depart from Riverwalk Landing Piers.