Sightseeing Cruise

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SIGHTSEEING CRUISES ABOARD THE HENRIETTAYou will be cruising along downtown Wilmington via the Cape Fear River, a vital lifeline for the South for more than 300 years. Sit back, relax, and enjoy learning about the history of the area from one of our local captains.


  • Learn about the rice culture as we are cruising past Eagles Island
  • The importance of the Cape Fear River throughout both North Carolina and Southern history
  • Local legends and stories – Historical developments and happenings in downtown Wilmington
  • See the river side of some of Wilmington’s oldest Homes.
  • See where some movies were made–Ships in the harbor from all over the world.
  • Delicious food can be purchased dockside from Anne Bonny’s Bar & Grill and brought aboard. A full bar on board provides a choice of many beverages – including your favorite refreshing frozen drinks! We offer clean, handicap-friendly restrooms at our boarding area.

We look forward to having you aboard to experience the river’s beauty and charm with the best southern hospitality around. Our 1-hour history tour is an interesting affordable option for those that want to experience downtown Wilmington!

Sightseeing Cruise
Duration 1 Hour
All Ages
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