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Sail from England to the Virginia Colony
August 16, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pmFree
Explore 18th Century sailing and navigation, and discover what it was like to experience the long journey from England to Richmond. Get hands-on experience in using a knot log, depth finder, and traverse board. Enjoy singing a sea chanty while hauling in the bowline, trying out seamanship skills at knot tying and using a ships bell for the time. A family-friendly event for ages 6 and over.