Based in New Haven, Connecticut, Amistad America Inc. owns and operates the traditional wooden schooner S/V Amistad. Also known as "Freedom Schooner Amistad." As the official flagship of Connecticut, Amistad brings her message of peace and freedom to all corners of the globe.
In the Beginning...
Over the course of the past 25 years Amistad Committee Inc. has feverishly organized, advocated, struggled and triumphed in the tasks of erecting the Amistad Memorial (1992), establishing the Connecticut Freedom Trail(1996), supporting the launch of the Freedom Schooner Amistad (2000) and scores of achievements in the preservation of African and American history in Connecticut.Learn More