Field Trip Program

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As Featured in the February 2011 Issue of Chesapeake Bay Magazine.

The American Rover offers 1.5 and 2 hour educational cruises departing from Norfolk’s Waterside. Hands-on activities enable students to become active participants in the learning adventure.

The Program is aligned with Virginia Standards of Learning and the on board activities enable students to become active participants in the learning adventure.

Students will:

  • Set the sails
  • Steer the ship
  • Learn how the Captain navigates
  • Hear stories of Mariner History and Life
  • Tie Sailor Knots
  • Interact in Group Activities
  • Learn the History of Ships and Sailing

$9.00 per student for 1 1/2 Hours
$12.00 per student for 2 Hours
Program can be performed Dock Side or Under Way.
One comp per each 25 students
60 passengers minimum/120 passenger maximum
Available April – November

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