A Day in the Life of a Sailor

Maritime trade and travel were vital to the success of the young Carolina colony. Board Charleston's only reproduction 17th century sailing ketch, Adventure, docked in Old Towne Creek. Discover some of the many aspects of maritime trade and travel during the 17th century. See some of the tools used by sailors and some of the products they shipped.


  • July 4, 2017 - December 23, 2017, 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
    Every Day
  • Event Hours

    The Adventure is open from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm daily

    Meeting Place

    The "Adventure" and wharf area The "Adventure" ship and wharf area

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