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Fireworks next to the Queen Mary 2

Visiting Ship: Queen Mary 2

By Visiting Ship

The Queen Mary 2 arrived in Boston on July 12, 2015. Her voyage was to commemorate the 175th anniversary of the RMS Britannia, Cunard Line’s first steamship, which was first launched in 1840. A spectacular fireworks show over the harbor marked the occasion.

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Hermione

Visiting Ship: Hermione

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The beautiful recreation of the ship that brought the Marquis de Lafayette to Boston in 1780 arrived at Rowes Wharf on July 11, 2015. Her arrival was celebrated in a ceremony with Boston Mayor Marty Walsh and numerous dignitaries from France. The Hermione arrives at Rowes Wharf in Boston Harbor, Saturday,…

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Mayor Martin J. Walsh at the podium

Sail Boston 2017 Announcement Press Conference

By Sail Boston

Thank you to everyone who attended and participated in yesterday’s announcement for Sail Boston 2017. It was a very special moment for us and we look forward to working with our many partners to make this event the best yet. Mark those calendars for June 17–22, 2017! Boston Mayor Martin J. Walsh…

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Sail Boston, June 17 – 22, 2017

Official Announcement of Sail Boston 2017

By Sail Boston

Tall Ships Return to Boston Harbor | June 17–22, 2017 Today, at a press conference on Boston’s Long Wharf, Boston Mayor Martin J. Walsh, along with the Sail Boston Board of Directors and representatives from Massport and the Greater Boston Convention & Visitors Bureau, announced the return of the Tall…

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