Maritime Heritage Charters

23 Harbor Loop, Gloucester, MA 01930


Join us for a sail on an authentic, indigenous traditionally built, Cape Ann vessel out of Gloucester‰’s historic waterfront. Our passengers agree that the schooner Ardelle is a delight, fast and sleek, comfortable and stable. She was Designed and built, and is owned and captained by National Heritage fellow Harold Burnham. During our trips, we often share our knowledge about our region‰’s fishing, shipbuilding, and cultural heritage. The Ardelle is available for public sails, private charters and educational programs. For more information please call us at 978-290-7168 or email us at

Group Rates:

If you are traveling with a group of 20 or more, we offer our group rate. Group rates are ideal for those traveling on a bus. Group sails are different than private charters in that we may sell additional tickets to other people for that sail so you may be among other passengers as well as your group.

Groups are considered more than 20 people. Call ahead of time for pricing.

Groups charters also require a 50 percent deposit to reserve your date and time.

Call 1-978-290-7168 for more information and reservations.

Group Contact

Mary Kay Taylor



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