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The S/V Denis Sullivan is the only re-creation of a 19th century Great Lakes Cargo Schooner and Wisconsin’s Flagship. Build you ownS/V Denis Sullivan Schooner with recyclable materials found in your home. 

Try this FUN Design Activity

Did you know that tall ships once served as the “semi-truck” of The Great Lakes? Learn all about the history of Discovery World’s S/V Denis Sullivan and the relationship between Tall Ships and The Great Lakes.

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Build Your Own Schooner was part of our Week 11 Theme: Great Lakes. What other projects from this theme did you participate in?

Share your creations with us at AtHome@discoveryworld.org

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Getting Here

We are located on Milwaukee’s lakefront with easy access on and off of the expressway.

500 N Harbor Dr
Milwaukee, WI 53202
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General Admission

Adults $20
Child (3-17) $16
Child 2 & Under $Free
Senior (60+) $16
College Student* $14
Military Active and Veterans* $14

*Valid ID Required.

Purchase tickets at Admissions. Prices are subject to change.

Hours

CLOSED
Tues-Fri CLOSED -
Sat & Sun CLOSED -

Getting Here

We are located on Milwaukee’s lakefront with easy access on and off of the expressway.

500 N Harbor Dr
Milwaukee, WI 53202
Get Directions
Adults $20
Child (3-17) $16
Child 2 & Under $Free
Senior (60+) $16
College Student* $14
Military Active and Veterans* $14
Military* Active Duty & Veterans $14

*Valid ID Required.

Purchase tickets at Admissions. Prices are subject to change.

Hours

CLOSED
Tues-Fri CLOSED -
Sat & Sun CLOSED -