Harbor Tours of Cape Ann

Take a ride on one of Harbor Tours of Cape Ann’s vessels to embark on one of three exciting tour options! The Lighthouse Tour is the only tour that completely circumnavigates Cape Ann’s scenic coastline, including six lighthouses. The Lobstering and Harbor Tour is a narrated history tour about lobstering, as well as a history of the harbor, fishing fleet, and more. Groups may also take the Gloucester Harbor Shuttle and Tour, which is a hop on and hop off ticket that allows them to go between the two cultural districts, Harbortown and Rocky Neck. 
 
Contact Info
Address: 66 Harbor Loop, Gloucester, MA 01930. Essex County. Tel: 978-283-1979. Website: www.capeannharbortours.com. Hrs: See website. 
 
Trip Info
Grade Level: All grades. Activity Type: Guided Tours. Recomm. Length of Visit: 1-2 hours. Cost: Fee. 
 
 
SUPPORTS CLASSROOM LEARNING IN: Environmental Studies, Social Studies.
SUPPORTS SCOUT BADGES IN: Environmental Science, Social Studies.  
 
 

Lesson Plan To Enrich This Class Trip

Boat Excursion Lesson Plan

Did you know a boat can be built out of concrete and it will still float? As long as the boat is lighter than the water it displaces, it will stay above water. Let students learn about how boats work, and explore hands-on activities students can do to “help” on the boat.... Continue