Tall Ship Lynx in Pensacola

900 South Palafox Street Pensacola, FL

The Tall Ship LYNX has arrived in Pensacola and will be offering a variety of programs and opportunities. LYNX, America’s Privateer, hails from Nantucket, Massachusetts and is on an educational mission. The Lynx Educational Foundation, owners and operator of the ship, built at Rockport Marine in Rockport Maine, launched in 2001 was purposely built as a platform for Maritime Education. LYNX, a National Treasure, is the finest example of a War of 1812 Privateer in America. The education programs are designed and accepted to Florida Best Researched Practices to State Standards and are free to participating schools. Operations will run through March 11, 2019. Free deck tours will be offered Tuesday through Friday 12 to 2 p.m. and Saturday and Sunday 10:00 a.m. to 2 p.m. Ticketed Public sailings are available Wednesday through Sunday 2:30 to 4:30 p.m., but reservations are required. For additional information of special sailings, weddings, charters or receptions please contact Captain Donald Peacock (978) 479-2197 or [email protected] Learn more at www.tallshiplynx.org