Tall Ship WINDY

A $30.00 value, FREE with your Go Chicago Card!

Tall Ship Windy is Chicago's renowned 150-foot four-masted schooner. This is a unique chance to sail the waters of Lake Michigan aboard one of these historic vessels. Sails depart from Navy Pier, making trips on the Tall Ship Windy convenient additions to a day spent exploring the attractions and sites of the Pier.



Sail Times
May–October: Daily, weather permiting: 10:45am, 12:30pm, 2:15pm, and 4:00pm.


Closed during the Winter,November-April. May be closed on major U.S. holidays.

Redemption Instructions

Present your Pass at the ticket office window.

Please note: Pass redemption is limited to one daytime cruise per day: the Classic Lake Tour, the Architectural River Cruise, or the Tall Ship Windy. Evening cruises not included with your pass.


Please arrive 30 minutes prior to sail time. All cruises are weather permitting and availability is based on Coast Guard capacity. Fireworks cruises are not included with your Pass.

Seating is based on arrival time. Be sure to arrive 30-45 minutes early to get your favorite seat.


Navy Pier
600 East Grand Ave
Chicago, IL 60611
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Driving Directions

Paid parking is available on and near Navy Pier. Please allow extra time for parking.

Public Transportation

Take CTA: Buses #29 (State Street), #65 (Grand Avenue), #56 (Milwaukee Avenue), #66 (Chicago Avenue), #120 (Northwestern/Wacker Express), and #121 (Union/Wacker Express) serve the Navy Pier. #124 Navy Pier Express runs from Union Station and Ogilvie Transportation Center on weekends. Call the CTA at 312-836-7000 for more information.

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