Beaufort ~ 16th Century Explorers

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Basic Navigation and Tools of 16th Century Explorers

Learn the art of navigation and  discover the methods sailors used 500 years ago. Learn from master navigators Howard Heckrotte and Doug Nelson to plot a course using a sextant, quadrant, compass, and chronometer. Learn how these 16th Century tools advanced European discovery and exploration of the New World. Advanced registration is highly recommended.

Santa Elena History Center
1501 Bay St.
Beaufort, SC 29902