Spirit of Independence

202 William St, Key West, FL 33040

(305) 849-4032


Welcome aboard the Schooner Spirit of Independence, where a Key West sailing adventure awaits you. Since 1972, our family-owned and operated business has been bringing a lifetime of history and adventure to our guests. Experience the magic of a sunset sail as our course and sail trim match the wind and weather of the day, whether we sail off the Key West beach, the calm waters of the North West Passage, or the beautiful Key West harbor. Our schooner is also the perfect setting for your dream Key West wedding, offering a lucky and beautiful sailing yacht for your special day.

We are proud to have taught seamanship and sailing to thousands of Boy Scouts and Girl Scouts, passing on the knowledge and skills of the sea. Make unforgettable memories with our customizable experiences, from sunset sails and weddings to memorial services and private charters. Explore what we have to offer on our website and let us help you create a unique sailing experience tailored just for you.

Join us to "Keep The Dream Alive" and discover the enchanting waters of Key West aboard the Schooner Spirit of Independence. Book your adventure today and embark on a journey of a lifetime with us.