Cruise Countdown: Join us on the SS United States Legacy Cruise to Bermuda!
Have you booked your ticket aboard the SS United States Conservancy's 7-night Legacy Cruise to Bermuda? A portion of cruise sales will directly support the preservation of the SS United States and the Conservancy's growing curatorial collections.
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While we wish we could fire up the engines and set sail together aboard America's Flagship, the Pollin Group and the Conservancy have partnered to offer the next best thing. The 7-night cruise aboard the Celebrity Summit, sailing in May 2018, will depart from Cape Liberty (Bayonne, New Jersey) on Sunday, May 6 and will make port at King's Wharf, Bermuda on May 9 for a three-day stay. The ship will return to New Jersey on Sunday, May 13.
Onboard highlights include:
Festive social gatherings featuring the music, dance and fashion of the transatlantic liner era, including an exclusive themed cocktail party.
Riveting talks on design, innovation and "the way things work" by award-winning author and illustrator David Macaulay.
Special presentation by Susan Gibbs, the SS United States Conservancy's executive director and granddaughter of the SS United States' designer, William Francis Gibbs.
Screening of award-winning SS United States documentary "Lady in Waiting," followed by a Q&A with producer Mark Perry.
SS United States 3D laser scan presentation by Gibbs & Cox.
Fascinating candid talk by the SS United States' Philadelphia caretakers on the challenges and rewards of caring for America's Flagship at her current berth.
Entertaining games and trivia events testing your knowledge of the Big U.
Additional talks spotlighting the SS United States' history, design, celebrity passengers, mid-century art and design, the transatlantic ocean liner era and the race for the Blue Riband.
Check out the full cruise program HERE.
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In Bermuda, many more exciting opportunities await:
Relax on world-renowned pink sand beaches.
Explore the town of St. George, a UNESCO world heritage site settled in 1612.
Immerse yourself in local history at the National Museum of Bermuda, housed inside the island's largest Royal Naval fortification.
Snorkel in crystal-clear waters on reefs teeming with aquatic life.
Discover the streets and shops of the scenic capital city, Hamilton.
CLICK HERE to view a fact sheet on the SS United States Legacy Cruise, and HERE to learn more about Bermuda. For further details and pricing levels for this fantastic voyage, please visit the Group Registration Page or contact Pollin Group Sales Director Geisha Cumberbatch by phone at 301-656-5740, Ext. 102, or by email. Note that prices include all taxes and gratuities.
We look forward to seeing you on the Celebrity Summit, reliving the past and making memories for the future!