Free Tours of Maiden This Weekend
The world-famous British yacht Maiden is heading into the harbor in Norfolk! She will arrive at Nauticus’ pier on Friday, May 27, 2022, as part of her world tour raising awareness for girls’ education in STEM fields. FREE Tours will be available on (reserve your spot here). The public is invited to welcome Maiden at 12 p.m. on Friday, May 27 when she docks and Friday/Saturday when she is available for tours.
Where: Nauticus pier, Downtown Norfolk VA
When: May 27 – 28, 2022. Saturday May 27, 12pm – 5pm and Sunday May 28, 10am – 5pm
About Maiden: Maiden’s crew was the first all-female team to participate in the Whitbread Round the World Race and today are global ambassadors for the empowerment of women and girls in education. On May 27 and 28, Nauticus will screen the Maiden documentary in the Living Sea Landing Theater at 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. The award-winning documentary follows the original crew as they competed in 1989, battling the elements and sexism.
Cost: Visiting the Maiden is free and advance registration will be required to board. Masks will be required by all visitors aboard the vessel. Spots can be reserved here.
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