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2022 tickets now on sale

UPDATE: March tours are now sold out, but tickets are available for April and May tours. Click here to purchase.

After taking some time off for the rainy season, I’ve started scheduling a new season of boat tours for spring and summer of 2022. You have two routes to choose from: the Oakland tour (which also includes brief swings through Berkeley and Yerba Buena Island) or the Richmond tour. Both of the family-friendly trips last about three hours and feature stories about everything from booming shipyards and literary legends to whale-hunters and mysterious shipwrecks. All tours begin and end at the Emeryville Marina.

If you want to know a bit more about the tours, here’s an essay that I wrote about them and here are links to some recent media coverage:

Alta Journal: A Historical Trip around the Bay

KQED: Hitting the road and building a Northern California Bucket List

Diablo Magazine: Keeping History Alive with Liam O’Donoghue

You never know what you’ll see out on the Bay…

Purchase tickets to historical boat tour of Oakland

Purchase tickets to historical boat tour of Richmond

As always, you can bring your own drinks/snacks and warm clothing is recommended! See you out there. -Liam

Boat tours are back!

2022 tickets now on sale
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