Your Go Chicago pass includes

  • 75- minute tour on Tall Ship Windy
  • Choose from three different options - Skyline Sail with Tale of Real Pirates, Lakeside Architecture Sail, or Skyline Sail

Hours of Operation

May - September
Daily (weather permitting): 11AM, 1PM, 3PM, 5PM, 7PM, and 9PM
August - October
Daily (weather permitting): 1PM, 3PM, and 5PM

Closings & Holidays

Closed during the Winter, November-April. Windy will also be closed for private events in July., May be closed on major U.S. holidays. Please check website for the most up-to-date sail times and closures. Schedule is subject to change at any time.

Know before you go

Present your pass at the ticket office window. Please arrive 30 minutes prior to sail time. 

    All cruises are weather permitting and availability is based on Coast Guard capacity. Fireworks, Special charters, and special events are not included with the Pass. 

    Seating is based on arrival time. Be sure to arrive 30-45 minutes early to get your favorite seat. Snacks and beverages are not included but available for purchase with cash or credit card.

    Getting there

    Tall Ship Windy

    US, IL, Chicago, 60611, Navy Pier 600 East Grand Ave,


    Navy Pier 600 East Grand Ave,
    Chicago, IL 60611
    United States

    Closest Subway Stop

    Take CTA: Buses #29 (State Street), #65 (Grand Avenue), #56 (Milwaukee Avenue), #66 (Chicago Avenue), #120 (Northwestern/Wacker Express), and #121 (Union/Wacker Express) serve the Navy Pier. #124 Navy Pier Express runs from Union Station and Ogilvie Transportation Center on weekends. Call the CTA at 312-836-7000 for more information.