LEGO Shipbuilding Day - Sat. March 2nd, 10am - 3pm
All ages & skill levels welcome to our 4th annual LEGO shipbuilding contest. Build a ship replica or design your own in the free-play room full of LEGOS at this fun, family friendly event sponsored by Discover. FREE admission. Volunteers welcome.
BBC Tavern's MARDI GRAS Guest Bartending Night for Kalmar Nyckel!
Tuesday, 3/5 from 6-9 pm - Celebrate with us at BBC Guest Bartender Night for happy hour or supper to benefit the Kalmar Nyckel Foundation! Support your favorite bartender (friend, Captain or crew) with a tip or write "KNF" at the top of your dinner check. Party with us or donate online (link above)! BBC Tavern & Grill, 4019 Kennett Pike, Greenville, DE
Tour the Copeland Maritime Center! Deck Tours on Saturdays
Visit our Maritime Cnnter year round to see our Watercraft of the World exhibit of 73 model ships, a 3/4-scale mode of the KALMAR NYCKEL ship deck, Finnish log cabin and learn about the science of sailing, Kalmar, Sweden and Wilmington's train and ship-building history. Special Saturday (only) tours of our ship are offered from 10 am - 4 pm. Maritime Center winter hours: Monday-Friday: 1:30 pm - 4:30 pm, Saturdays 10 am - 4 pm. Closed on Sundays.
KALMAR NYCKEL's Documentary Premieres in Sweden on STV2!
The Kalmar Nyckel Foundation celebrated the international premiere of our Emmy-nominated documentary on Swedish Television with a private party and screening co-hosted by the Vasa Museum on January 10 in Stockholm. Captains Lauren Morgens and Sharon Dounce, KNF's Executive Producer Sam Heed and staff plus KNF Board of Trustees greeted guests from the U.S. and Sweden. The film aired on SVT2 and is available on SVT Play through 2/6/19. View our Flickr album!
Volunteer & Start a New Chapter with KALMAR NYCKEL
Looking for new challenges, adventures and a community of amazing volunteers? Learn to sail our Tall Ship or volunteer on land - helping in our woodworking and maintenance shops, teaching school children, greeting or assisting in our museum and maritime center, managing our outdoor campus, and more! No experience necessary! Contact us! 302-429-7447