Welcome Aboard Tall Ship Windy

Sailing Tours Aboard Chicago's Official Tall Ship!

The Tall Ship Windy, located on Chicago’s Navy Pier, brings you exciting boat tours that are educational, creative and inspiring. From our daily story telling adventures, up to seven sails per day, to field trips for our students, to our underway concert sails, there is something for everyone!

Famous Sites

Lakeside Architecture Sail

Explore Chicago's architectural majesty while sailing across our beautiful lakefront skyline. Learn about the people, plans, and persistence that shaped Chicago's most famous sights. From our historical maritime roots to modern science and technology, you will be delighted with interesting facts, unique stories, and a healthy dose of whimsy.

Saturday Night Fireworks Cruise and Spirit Ships

A SPECIAL EVENT SAIL! Treat yourself to Navy Pier’s spectacular fireworks display from the best seat in town! Grab a cool drink from our bar, relax, and enjoy a leisurely evening sail past the brilliant and beautiful Chicago skyline. Then, join our storytellers on the main deck, if you dare. As night falls and the seas grow dim, journey through the misty curtains of time to uncover the mystery, history, legend, and lore of our Spirit Ships and Haunted Harbors.
Great for Families

Real Pirates of the Inland Seas

TRUE STORIES OF PIRACY on the Great Lakes! From epic battles to trickery and treasure, experience the incredible tales of real pirate adventure that happened right here on these magnificent inland seas.

Welcome Aboard Tall Ship Windy!

Chicago's Official Tall Ship

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