Replicas of two of the ships that Christopher Columbus sailed to the new world are coming to Hannibal.

In a press release, the Columbus Foundation announced that accurate replicas of the Nina and the Pinta will dock at Center Street Landing at 100 Center Street, beginning Wednesday, August 24th.

There is also a sailing museum on board the two ships, which will be open to the public.

The Nina and Pinta will be open from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. daily from the 24th through Monday, August 29th.

There will be an admission fee for the self-guided tours of the two ships.
For more information, contact the Hannibal Convention and Visitors Bureau or go to