Sailing Lessons

The H. Lee White Maritime Museum’s Learn to Sail Summer program offers a variety of youth and adult sailing classes to help community members experience the enjoyment of our amazing waterfront. 2019 courses are offered through July.  This program has a long history of teaching water safety and boat handling to those 9 years old and up, and is an excellent way to make people feel comfortable on the water.

Students will learn sailing fundamentals, safe boat handling.  Our goal is to offer courses that make anyone feel comfortable participating in sailing and recreational activities on our waterways.


Below is a course list, with prices included:

For booking, contact a Maritime Museum representative at 315-342-0480


Basic-Youth (9-17 years old): $90

Basic-Adult (18+): $175

Couple Sailing (18+): $325

Family Sailing (9+): 390 - up to 5 participants 



Our goal is to offer courses so that anyone can feel comfortable participating in sailing recreational activities on our waterways.” Stated Mercedes Niess, HLWMM, Executive Director.


Information on Youth and Adult Sailing, Family or Couple Sailing classes is available by calling the museum or checking the website. Contact the Museum at 315-342-0480 to register.









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