Tall ship Pride of Baltimore II returns to Inner Harbor
Ship has been traveling the U.S. since May
The Pride of Baltimore returned to it's home port of Baltimore after a 5-month sail in the Great Lakes and Canada. (Baltimore Sun photo by Gene Sweeney Jr. / November 4, 2011)
The ship, which was built to look like a "1812-era topsail schooner privateer," will sail two more times — from 2 to 4:30 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday — before ending its 2011season.
Tickets are $45 for adults and $30 for children 12 and under. Free dockside tours of the deck will also be given between 10 a.m. and 1 p.m.
On Sunday, park rangers from Fort McHenry will be present on the ship and dressed in period uniforms to learn about the ship's operations from the crew. The rangers will also be teaching the crew about tall ships' role in the War of 1812.