Set sail aboard Windy, Chicago’s very own Tall Ship! This majestic 148-foot schooner is modeled after a traditional Great Lakes trading ship and boasts all the character and charm of the Golden Age of Sail.
Tall Ship Windy offers 60-75 minute sailing adventures, departing from Navy Pier. Enjoy spectacular views of the Chicago skyline, help raise sail and relay commands, and join today’s adventure! Each interactive journey features exciting Great Lakes history and tales of courage on the inland seas. Popular programs include Architecture Cruise, Real Pirates of the Inland Seas, Spirit Ships & Haunted Harbors, and more! Windy also hosts fireworks cruises, concert sails, and special events. Cruises depart daytime and evenings, April through October. Field trips, group discounts, and private charters available.