As Rhode Island's flagship and tall ship ambassador, SSV Oliver Hazard Perry offers a variety of programming to serve all citizens of the Ocean State. Select a program below to learn more and see where we'll be going for our 2020 season!


SSV Oliver Hazard Perry is now docked at her summer dock at Ft. Adams State Park. Check back very soon for more info here on the reopening of the ship for underway programming and consider making a donation to help us continue our mission through the summer. Thank you for your support of Rhode Island's Flagship.

Year round programs targeting high school students, underemployed adults, and veterans, culminating with an intensive month long experience aboard Oliver Hazard Perry.

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Named in honor of the United States Navy’s first female Program Manager of Ships, OHPRI’s Raye Montague STEAM Initiative provides hands-on experiences for K-12 and university-level students.

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Our educational video series, accompanied by classroom learning tools, is designed to help both students and teachers explore maritime terminology, technology, and history from anywhere in the world.

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Oliver Hazard Perry Rhode Island is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization. Our mission is to provide innovative and empowering education-at-sea programs to promote personal and professional growth.