Replica of Tall Ship Hermione Arrives in Maine


A new full-size, 216’ replica of the Hermione, the ship that carried the Marquis de Lafayette to America in 1780 to help the American revolutionaries fight the British, sailed into Castine, Maine on Tuesday afternoon (July 14, 2015), according to an article on

It is expected to depart Thursday morning. The town has scheduled a variety of events around the ship’s visit, including much music.

Read about the tall ship Hermione visiting Castine, Maine.