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Shipyard Tent For Sale

2017-10-27T17:31:40+00:00 October 27th, 2017|

The fabric structure in which we built Matthew Turner is now for sale.  Construction of the ship's interior joinery will take place in our workshop at 60C Liberty Ship Way, just a few blocks from the tent.

Stepping of the Mast!

2017-08-16T22:04:53+00:00 August 16th, 2017|

Watch the installation of the lower Main and Foremasts on the Matthew Turner. Memorial coins and talismans will be placed under the masts, an ancient tradition to ensure good luck and safe passage. Viewing will be in the afternoon, roughly from 3:00-5:00pm. The best views will be from the picnic tables and lawn in front

Call of the Sea in the News!

2017-10-03T18:20:03+00:00 August 15th, 2017|

Last week, Call of the Sea sailed with youth from Oakland Parks and Recreation out of Jack London Square. Two groups of 40 sailed for three hours each on our Bay Explorations sail. The very next day the Seaward crew took on a group of 16 youth for an overnight sail around the bay.

Volunteer of the Month: July 2017

2017-07-31T23:53:36+00:00 July 29th, 2017|

At the Sausalito Art Festival in 2013, Jim was fascinated by the big white tent and a huge pile of lumber. By 2014 Matthew Turner's frames were being erected, and Jim signed on as a volunteer. At first he was planing lumber and pushing logs around. When Alan learned that Jim was a Professional Engineer

Coming Up: Sausalito Arts Festival

2017-07-31T23:03:17+00:00 July 29th, 2017|

Call of the Sea will participate in the Sausalito Arts Festival on Labor Day Weekend, September 2 - 4 2017, from 10:00 am - 5:00pm. We will be showcasing Sausalito's Maritime Artisans & Shipbuilding Heritage in the Tall Ship Tent at 2330 Marinship Way. See the artisans from: Artisan Woodmasters, Spauldings, Richardson Bay Boatworks, KKMI,

Shop to Support Matthew Turner!

2017-08-01T00:03:31+00:00 July 29th, 2017|

Did you know that you can shop online and support Matthew Turner construction? We have an online Ship's Store for Matthew Turner Logo shirts and hats and other items. We also have partnerships with vendors such as Amazon, Target, DSW, Expedia, Express and many others who give a portion of the proceeds to Matthew Turner  construction efforts when you purchase through