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Kalmar Nyckel

The Kalmar Nyckel, the Tall Ship of Delaware, was scheduled to return yesterday to Historic Yorktown and will remain here through Saturday, offering 2.5-hour day sails and deck tours on the York River. Visitors are invited to board this square-rigged full scale replica of the Swedish war ship that brought settlers to North America in 1638 and explore life as a 17th-century sailor. The ship will dock at the Riverwalk Landing Piers, 425 Water Street, Yorktown. Tickets for day sails are available online ( or by calling 302-429-7447 for $75 per adult and $40 per child 12 and younger (recommended for ages 8 and above). Advanced reservations are recommended. For more information, visit

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