Star of India Companion Sail
1863 STAR OF INDIA SETS SAIL FOR FIRST TIME IN FIVE YEARS
CELEBRATE 155 YEARS WHEN MARITIME MUSEUM OF SAN DIEGO HOSTS COMMEMORATIVE COMPANION SAIL
You can be a part of the celebration!
Five years have elapsed since the last time Star of India sailed, so the opportunity to join her under sail this November makes this an a more unique experience!
The Saturday, November 17 and Sunday, November 18 Star of India sailing celebration includes the once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to sail aboard three legendary sailing vessels surrounding Star on this historic occasion she sails through San Diego Bay and heads out off Point Loma.
Guests can reserve tickets aboard the vessels visitors find at the Maritime Museum including:
• Californian, the official tall ship of the state
• San Salvador, the 1542 Spanish galleon replica built in San Diego by staff and volunteers
• America, a replica of the historic yacht that won the America’s Cup in 1851
Tickets are $249 per person (all ages) and includes catered breakfast, lunch, drinks, and celebratory champagne. Each ship will include an on-board historian to deepen guests’ understanding of Star of India, the history behind all vessels and the Museum.
Check-in is from 7:30am to 8:30am and ships are expected to return to the Museum at 5:00pm
Space is limited and include admission to the Maritime Museum of San Diego.
Reservations can be made online or by calling 619.234.9153 ext 111
Check in ends at 8:30am and ships are expected to return to the Museum at 5:00 p.m.
CHECK IN AND BOARDING: Sailing Check-in ends at 8:30am, and starts at 7:30am. Please allow time for parking, check-in and boarding. Parking at the front of the Museum is metered and the maximum is 3 hours. Please plan ahead and consider alternative parking options including the parking area across the street at the San Diego Public Administration building or ACE Parking lots areas. The boats will not wait for late arrivals under any circumstances. WILL CALL ONLY
NOTE: We do not mail tickets. Please print and bring your email confirmation and present it at the Museum Information Booth.
WHAT TO BRING: If you are prone to sea-sickness please take medication prior to departure. It is a good idea to bring a hat, jacket and sweater, sunscreen, and ear protection. Breakfast and lunch are included. Guests will receive two drink tickets and complimentary champagne for guests 21 and over. Accommodations also include on-board cash bar.
SECURITY. All bags brought on board are subject to search. You may not bring the following items on board: alcoholic beverages, chairs or strollers or weapons.
Schedule is subject to change. Sail may be postponed or cancelled due to adverse weather conditions, mechanical problems, safety concerns or for any reason determined by Maritime Museum of San Diego staff to be sufficient cause to cancel or postpone the cruise. Postponement or cancellations may occur anytime right up to departure.
No coupons, passes, or discounts accepted for this limited special event. No exceptions.
WEATHER: Scheduling may vary depending on weather. Should sails be cancelled, guests will receive a complete refund.