16th-Century Warship Visits NOVA

by Dulles Moms | May 17, 2017 12:00 pm

Calendar[1] > May Events[2]

Visitors are invited to visit and climb aboard a full-sized replica of a 16th-century warship May 25-29, 2017, when the Alexandria Marina becomes the temporary home to El Galeón! This colonial Spanish sailing vessel will be stopping along its East Coast journey to invite guests aboard for informative tours on five of its six decks. Learn about early European sailing techniques and technology from the all-Spanish crew that lives and breathes the history of the ship and her travels from port to port and in the open sea!

Open daily from 10 am to 7 pm, guests may purchase tickets online[3], at the Visitor Center[4], or at the Alexandria Marina. Ticket prices are $10/adults, $5/children age 6-12, and free for children under age 5. For more information on the ship and its visit to Alexandria, please click here[5]. The Alexandria Marina is located at 0 Cameron St., Alexandria, VA 22314. Connect with El Galeón: Facebook[6] | Twitter[7] | Instagram[8].

Image courtesy of ElGaleon.org.

Disclaimer/Terms[9]: This opportunity is subject to last minute cancellations and changes that might not be reflected in this DullesMoms.com post. Please, always confirm by calling/clicking.

  1. Calendar: http://dullesmoms.com/main-calendar/
  2. May Events: http://dullesmoms.com/category/517/
  3. online: https://www.visitalexandriava.com/el-galeon/
  4. Visitor Center: https://www.visitalexandriava.com/plan/visitors-center/
  5. here: https://www.visitalexandriava.com/el-galeon/
  6. Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/elgaleonandalucia/
  7. Twitter: https://twitter.com/ElGaleon2017
  8. Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/el_galeon/
  9. Terms: http://dullesmoms.com/terms-conditions/

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