Philadelphia Ship Preservation Guild

(The Gazela, under full sail.  Photo provided)

Philadelphia’s Historic Tall Ship, Gazela, Getting Short and Long-Term Repairs

Eric Lorgus, president of the Philadelphia Ship Preservation Guild, says it’s time for some serious work on the Gazela, and the only way to do that is to lift her out of the water.


(The barkentine "Gazela" takes a short trip on the Delaware River, flying the colors of the City of Philadelphia.  Credit: John McDevitt)

Tall Ship Gazela Needs An Overhaul

Philadelphia’s tall ship, the Gazela, needs some repairs and that’s proving to be a tall order.


(Photos by John McDevitt)

Tall Ship ‘Gazela’ Hosting Weeklong Art & Music Fest At Penn’s Landing

There are concerts, workshops, and performances on deck, and it’s all to raise money for the Philadelphia Ship Preservation Guild.