Host your next meeting or special event aboard Tall Ship Providence, a venue unlike any other in the Washington area. Our ship’s historically accurate detailing, soaring mast, and hardwoods set against the back-drop of the Potomac river and Washington DC skyline will inspire and excite your guests. When you book a charter on Tall Ship Providence, our Events Manager will coordinate all your event details to create a unique and memorable experience.
The tall ship Providence provides a living link to our rich maritime, naval, and Revolutionary history. Our Providence is a replica of the first ship authorized to serve in the Continental Navy and John Paul Jones' first American command. Providence hosts tours, education programs, cruises, and special events. Book now through Visit Alexandria’s meeting specialist and get access to ALX Insider Perks for 15% off your venue rental fee.
Charter the Ship
The ship is available to rent for up to three-hour charter sails on the Potomac for parties of up to 30 people. For catering aboard the ship, we have partnered with select restaurants and caterers in Old Town Alexandria, giving you a variety of menu options to choose from to create the perfect event. Rental fee determined by length of charter. Food and beverage charges are additional.
Rent the Captain’s Cabin
For smaller gatherings of 8 people or fewer, the Captain’s Cabin is perfect for hosting a catered sit-down dinner. This intimate setting is just the place for a memorable celebration or corporate dinner, with chef crafted, seasonally-driven menus and wine pairings. Package pricing is available upon request.