As part of the TALL SHIPS ® 1812 Tour, presented by Redpath, Discovery Harbour is pleased to welcome the American TALL SHIPS ® Lynx and Friends Good Will, that will be joining Discovery Harbour’s own historic vessels H.M.S. Tecumseth and H.M.S. Bee stationed at the King’s Wharf. With site admission, all four vessels and their uniformed crews can be visited on-deck from 10 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. (last admission 4:30 p.m.) at Discovery Harbour on August 24 and 25.
Enhanced heritage activities are also planned on the historic site throughout the weekend, as well as musical entertainment featuring Canadian folk artists TAMARACK, and local groups ARIKA, Jill et les Boucherons, Vince Therrien, and Discovery Harbour’s own Salty Sailor Singers. Visitors can also tour the 124’ replica H.M.S. Tecumseth below-deck which has been now been furnished based on the ship’s 1815 log, as well as view the new H.M.S. Tecumseth Centre which will house the original 1815 hull remains of H.M.S. Tecumseth and a permanent exhibit on the history of the Penetanguishene Naval Establishment and its link to the War of 1812.