The telegraph’s North Atlantic voyage began in 1788 and ran for more than a century.
It has a long and storied history of adventure and discovery and its legacy is evident on the islands where it was launched.
From its humble beginnings on the North Carolina coast to its current run on the Atlantic seaboard, the telegram has endured in all its glory.
With its iconic image, a wide range of topics, and its distinctive history, the tour gives you a glimpse into how the telegrams travelled between the islands, its time zone and its geography.
If you’re a telegraph fan, or just interested in the history of the ship, this is the perfect place to start.
The telegram cruise is also a great opportunity to learn more about the telex and the history and culture of the area it was sent from.