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August 20, 2016 Destination North America No Comments Print Print Email Email

The schooner America is coming to Plymouth, Massachusetts, as part of the America’s Cup Tour to bring you a day filled with fun and excitement, not to mention history and tradition. http://indusatryclub.com.au/Hosted by Plymouth 400, the organization planning the 400th anniversary of the 1620 Mayflower voyage and founding of Plymouth Colony, America will offer educational programming and opportunities for sailing, and will be an impressive addition to historic Plymouth harbor from August 15-20.

The yacht is a painstaking replica of the original America, which in 1851 stunned the world by winning the legendary sailing race around the Isle of Wight and taking home the trophy that now bears her name, the America’s Cup. America’s upcoming stay in Plymouth Harbor will give visitors and locals the opportunity to see this historic vessel up close; an opportunity that the ship’s Captain, Troy Sears, says likely will not come around again for many years, as America will return to the West Coast later this year.

Don’t Miss This Once-in-a-lifetime
Opportunity To See A Piece Of
Worldwide Maritime History!

Tickets for dockside tours will be available at the Mayflower II ticket booth on the State Pier and cost $15 for adults and $11 for children (ages 5-12). Plimoth Plantation is offering a special 20% discount for Mayflower II admission when purchased with an America dockside tour ticket ($22
combo ticket for adults, $13.75 for children).

Tickets for each public sail are on sale now and can be purchased online at https://fareharbor.com/yachtamerica/?mc_cid=99f24ca86c&mc_eid=[UNIQID]. Adult tickets cost $85 and youth tickets (children under 17) cost $42.50.

Public Programming on America is as follows:

Wednesday, August 17:
Midday sail from
10:30am – 1:00pm
Dockside tours from
1:30pm – 5:00pm

Thursday, August 18:
Midday sail from
11:00am – 1:30pm
Dockside tours from
2:00pm – 5:00pm

Friday, August 19:
Midday sail from
11:30am – 2:00pm
Dockside tours from
2:30pm – 5:00pm

Saturday, August 20:
Midday sail from
12:00pm – 2:30pm
Dockside tours from
3:00pm – 5:00pm

https://fareharbor.com/yachtamerica/?mc_cid=99f24ca86c&mc_eid=[UNIQID]

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