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1-Day Tall Ship Quests

Join our crew for the day, learn the ropes and earn your Deckhand Certificate.

Overnight Summer Camps

Exciting 4-10 day Island Adventure Camps for youth aboard the Black Jack.

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Amazing 5-21 day voyages aboard the Fair Jeanne for Adults and youth.

Come experience a unique and exciting tall ship adventure! You can step aboard a traditional tall ship for a day, a week or a month – you just need to be ready to learn.

We offer summer camps for kids ages 12-14, tall ship voyages for teens ages 13-18, week-long trips for adults, and day sail experiences for ages 12 and up.  Join us on the Ottawa River, the Great Lakes, the St. Lawrence Seaway or other exciting destinations for an experience you can’t get anywhere else!

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Welcome to the world of Tall Ship Sailing Adventures!

Have you ever wondered what it must have been like to sail aboard a square-rigged tall ship? This is your chance to experience the most exhilarating adventure of your life.

Youth Camps Adult Courses1-Day Experiences

Latest tall News

Spaces still available for Summer 2015 Camps!

We have open berths for some of our August sailings aboard the Fair Jeanne and the Black Jack.  Returning 2015 trainees receive a 20% discount.   If you are new the program, feel free to give us a call to learn more.  Give us a call to learn more.   We don’t like to leave a child behind for lack of funds; ask us about the Thomas G. Fuller bursary program.

Friends & Family Afternoon Sails Added

Interested in what your sail trainee learned during their voyage?   Join your sail trainee on Fridays and get them to show you the ropes!  Advance registration is required please.   Register online or via phone (613) 596-6258.

Looking Aloft Newsletter Resurrected

The Bytown Brigantine newsletter “Looking Aloft” has been resurrected.   Since we haven’t had a newsletter in such a long time, we’ve tried to include sailing information from 2013 and 2014.   Download and share your copy of the BBI Spring 2015 Newsletter.



The Aquatarium is a 2500 m2, interactive, learning and discovery center. Located at Tall Ships Landing on the waterfront in downtown Brockville, Ontario, its mission is to inspire curiosity through enriching and entertaining experiences in the 1000 Island’s Region of the St. Lawrence River.


RiverQuest is an initiative created and launched by the Aquatarium. Its partners represent the best visitor experiences from Cornwall, Ontario, and Massena, New York, in the east, to Sackets Harbor, New York, and Kingston, Ontario, in the west. Plan your visit to the 1000 Islands Region by taking a Quest with us!