Community Photos & Videos

Colombian Tall Ship Gloria Enters Boston Harbor

The Tall Ship Gloria from Colombia arrived in Boston Harbor on Wednesday night. She appears to be hanging out in a holding area near the airport before docking at Fan Pier in the Seaport. The tall ship will be open to the public on July 29, 30 and 31 from 9am-12 noon and 2pm-5pm (all times at Read More…

Featured Photos & Videos

Italian Navy Tall Ship “Amerigo Vespucci” Returns to Grace Boston Harbor [Photos & Video]

The Italian Navy’s Tall Ship Amerigo Vespucci was welcomed back to Boston Harbor this week. In the above video, Captain Angelo Patruno talks about the return of 86 year-old training vessel to Boston as part of its recent worldwide tour. Often referred to as the “most beautiful ship in the world,” the full-rigged, three hundred-thirty foot ship is Read More…

Event Notices

Amerigo Vespucci, Italian Tall Ship, Returns to Boston Harbor July 18-22

Just as the last sails disappear over the horizon from over fifty Tall Ships leaving Sail Boston’s successful maritime festival last month, Sail Boston, Inc. welcomes the Italian Navy’s Tall Ship Amerigo Vespucci back to Boston Harbor, on Tuesday, July 18, 2017. The beautiful full-rigged, three hundred-thirty foot ship is an official training ship of the Italian Navy. She was Read More…

Daily Briefs

Tuesday’s Briefing: Tall Ship Success, NEWRA ZLC, Waterfront Summer

Things to know for Tuesday! Events for Tuesday, June 27th: 1:00pm John Adams: The Colossus of Independence – Paul Revere House. Shows at 1:00 PM, 1:45 PM, and 2:30 PM Hear from John Adams himself as he discusses his earliest beginnings in Braintree through his days as delegate of the Continental Congress and foreign ambassador. Located at The Paul Revere Read More…

Daily Briefs

Thursday’s Guide: Goodbye Tall Ships, Nick Varano’s Story, Greenway Lighting, NEMPAC’s Beethoven’s Fidelio

Things to know for Thursday! Events for Thursday, June 22nd: Tall Ships in Boston leave today The tall ships will leave Boston Harbor around 8am on Thursday morning, although without sails and not in a parade formation. See our coverage of the five day visit and go to SAIL BOSTON for more information. 10:45am Mah Johgg at North End Library. Friends of the Read More…

Daily Briefs

Wednesday’s Brief: Ward 3 Candidates Night, Mobster’s Life, Parking Reputation, Fitness Bootcamp!

Things to know for Wednesday Events for Wednesday, June 21st Tall Ships in Boston through June 22nd. This event is comprised of over 50 majestic ships from around the world. The parade kicked off five days of nautical festivities including re-enactments, musical performances, ceremonies and daily free public boarding of the ships. Visit SAIL BOSTON for more information. 5:00pm Tea & Read More…

Daily Briefs

Tuesday’s Briefing: Summer Nights, Rising Sea Levels, Eliot Groundbreaking, Parking Shortfall

Things to know for Tuesday! Tall Ships in Boston through June 22nd. This event is comprised of over 50 majestic ships from around the world. The parade kicked off five days of nautical festivities including re-enactments, musical performances, ceremonies and daily free public boarding of the ships. Visit SAIL BOSTON for more information. 11:00 a.m. Eliot School Renovation Groundbreaking at 585 Read More…

Arts & Culture Featured Photos & Videos

Tall Ships Docked in Boston Harbor, From Day Into the Night [Photo Gallery]

The Tall Ships are docked around Boston Harbor, in Charlestown, Rowes Wharf and the Seaport District. After arriving on Saturday in the Grand Parade of Sail, most are open for public boarding before departing on Thursday morning. Thanks to our friend Joe and the Boston Sailing Center, we had a front row seat on Sunday Read More…