Clearwater, Florida: Captain Memo's Pirate Cruise

The terrorists of the 18th century, now sailing the Gulf for your comedy pleasure on a replica vessel, the 70 ft. long Pirate's Ransom, certified to carry 125 souls plus crew.
Address:
25 Causeway Blvd, Clearwater, FL
Directions:
Captain Memo's Pirate Cruise. Take Memorial Causeway west. In roundabout, take 4th exit, park in permitted spots in the Marina.
Hours:
Cruises 10 am, 2 pm. (Call to verify)
Phone:
727-446-2587
RA Rates:
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Captain Memo's pirate ship. Captain Memo's Pirate Cruise

When in Clearwater Beach, keep an eye out for a bright red, three-masted pirate ship plying the surrounding waters. It's Captain Memo's vessel, the Pirate's Ransom available for cruises and private parties. We actually heard it before seeing it round a spit of lnad -- a throbbing beat of disco music as the ship motored toward its home channel.

The original Captain Memo departed for Davy Jones' Locker in 2009, but the topside merriment carries on!

[RoadsideAmerica.com Team, 11/08/2014]
Captain Memo's Pirate Ship Captain Memo's Pirate Ship

Captain Memo's hilariously tall red pirate galleon, the "Pirate's Ransom," has terrorized the Gulf Coast for years with 2-hr birthday party cruises and private corporate outings. Based in Clearwater, it now appears to be setting up a new home at the Tarpon Springs docks, close to Spongeorama.

[Archibald Family, 04/14/2005]

Captain Memo operates from a base in Clearwater Beach, visible from Hwy 60. The original Captain Memo -- William Wozencraft -- passed away in 2009.

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