Denis Sullivan

It took a village to build her

Denis Sullivan

Denis Sullivan was built through the help of professional shipwrights and over 1,000 volunteers. Though she is a replica of a 19th century great lakes schooner, Denis Sullivan is a modern tall ship. On top of modern navigation equipment, diesel engines and showers for her crew, she also houses a scientific laboratory and two computer workstations. Denis Sullivan offers multi-day and daily educational sails, where visitors learn about sailing, maritime history and the Great Lakes ecosystem. The schooner spends her winters down south, anchoring in Florida and the Bahamas.

Vessel Type: Great Lakes Schooner
Flag: USA
Home Port: Milwaukee, WI
Rig: Topsail Schooner 3
Draft: 8’ 9”
Beam: 24’
Sail area: 4,597 square feet
Sparred length: 137’
Power: 2 x 180 HP
Hull:
Wood

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Boarding Passes
Boarding passes go on sale in early 2019. A boarding pass gets you on board all of the visiting ships for one day. Prices increase after June 1st, 2019.

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