Adventure Awaits

Tall Ship Providence Foundation is dedicated to preserving Alexandria’s rich maritime history through educational programs and entertainment. Explore Northern Virginia’s only tall ship, set sail on a cruise, or rent Providence for your private event.

Set Sail

Adventure on the Potomac awaits on our daily cruises or specialty themed cruises open to the public.

Celebrate Alexandria’s Birthday With Us! 

Join us Saturday July 10 to celebrate the birthday of the City of Alexandria with fireworks on the Potomac River from the deck of Tall Ship Providence.   For more information and to buy tickets, click here to see our calendar of events. 

Visit Tall Ship Providence

Visit Providence, located on the waterfront in historic Old Town Alexandria, Virginia.

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Set Sail

Adventure on the Potomac awaits on our daily and specialty themed cruises.

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Go Below Deck

Virtual classes and content, homeschool curriculum, and scout programs designed to enrich explorers of all ages.

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Rent Providence

Rent Providence for your wedding, dinner, reception, or birthday party for an event your guests will never forget.

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From The Blog

Come see the ship, meet our captain, and hear about life in the Continental Navy.
Cruise the Potomac aboard Providence. During this 75-minute public cruise, one of our Historical Interpreters will give you some history of the ship and be there to answer your questions.  Enjoy a complimentary non-alcoholic beverage and salty snack while you sit on our deck boxes looking out over the river.
Reserve the ship for your very own Private Cruise aboard Providence for up to 15 guests! During this 75-minute cruise, one of our Historical Interpreters will give you some history of the ship and be there to answer your questions.  Your package includes individually packaged portions of freshly prepared chips, salsa, and…

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