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Review of Schooner Sultana

Schooner Sultana
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Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Owner description: The schooner SULTANA is a replica of a 1768 British revenue cutter that enforced the hated Tea Taxes in the years leading up to the American Revolution. Today, SULTANA sails as a schoolship providing programs in American History and Environmental Science for more than 5,000 students each year. SULTANA also offers regular weekend sails for the general public.
Woodbridge, Virginia
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45 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
“Wonderful ship and organization”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 3, 2013

I have never had a bad experience with Sultana Projects. The first time I visited was when my Sea Scout Ship sailed to Chestertown on our summer long cruise, and they were kind enough to accommodate a special private tour of Sultana just for us. I visited again in 2008 for Downrigging Weekend, as well as Downrigging in 2013. Sultana is a beautiful little ship, and such a great resource for hands-on education. It is definitely worth a walk to the water to see her, and if you happen to have a chance for a tour, don't miss out!

Visited November 2013
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Shelburne, Vermont
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“Discovery/learning experience aboard a British schooner replica”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 20, 2013

A great way to spend a few hours sailing on a beautiful schooner on the scenic Chester River. The friendly crew is eager to teach you about the boat's history and the environs. You will be offered a chance to take the tiller in your hand and sail the vessel on the river. This adventure is great for people of all ages. At the end of the sail, the crew will fire one of the ship's guns. Take a tour down below and see how the crew lives on an ocean worthy vessel.

Visited September 2013
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SchoonerSultana, Manager at Schooner Sultana, responded to this review, October 28, 2013
Thank you for your very kind review - please come an join us for a sail again the next time you are in Chestertown!

Drew McMullen
President - Sultana Projects
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