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Tall Ships Preparing for Another Visit to Ventura, Calif.

The tall ships Lady Washington and Hawaiian Chieftain are preparing for a return visit to Ventura Harbor Village in Ventura January 13 to February 4, 2015. Lady Washington is a wooden replica of one of the first U.S.-flagged vessels to explore the west coast of North America. Hawaiian Chieftain is a steel-hulled interpretation of a typical early 19th century coast … read more »

San Pedro Hosts Lady Washington, Hawaiian Chieftain Dec. 17-30

Lady Washington and Hawaiian Chieftain have scheduled a stop in San Pedro over the holiday season, and they’ll offer walk-on tours and popular cannon battles. The brig Lady Washington and the topsail ketch Hawaiian Chieftain are scheduled to arrive at Ports o’ Call Village, 1199 Nagoya Way, San Pedro on December 17. The ships are currently touring California ports delivering … read more »

Connie Allen Hired to Lead Update of Education Programs

Grays Harbor Historical Seaport Authority, which owns and operates the tall ships Lady Washington and Hawaiian Chieftain, is pleased to announce that Capt. Connie Allen has joined the GHHSA team as manager of Project SAIL. Allen, a former crew member on both vessels who holds a master’s license, will be responsible for the upgrade of Voyages of Discovery, a GHHSA … read more »

January to June 2015 Tall Ships Sailing Schedule Announced

Grays Harbor Historical Seaport Authority has announced Lady Washington and Hawaiian Chieftain’s January to June 2015 schedule. The vessels will visit 15 ports in California, Oregon, and Washington before returning to their home port of Seaport Landing in Aberdeen, Wash. At each stop, Lady Washington and Hawaiian Chieftain will offer public tours, public sailing excursions, and hands-on living history educational … read more »