​​​Charleston Pirate Tours

Pirate History Links

From history to children's activities, here are online pirate resources.


Was Blackbeard actually from the Charleston area? Author Kevin Duffus outlines evidence for that in his book, The Last Days of Black Beard.

"Pirates of the Whydah" from National Geographic

Pirate Image Archive includes pictures of pirates, flags, and more.

St. Augustine Pirate University offers piratical learning opportunities for adults and youngsters while you obtain a diploma that demonstrates your pirate knowledge and skills.  SEND EMAIL WITH NEW LINK

Bilgemunky.com- The web's #1 source of pirate news, reviews, and commentary since 2003. SEND EMAIL WITH NEW LINK

Pirates! Fact & Legend

National Maritime Museum in Greenwich, England


Pirate activities for children from making your own pirate chest to creating a pirate dictionary

More children's activities - you can 
make your very own parrots out of a toilet paper roll! 


North Carolina Maritime Museum in Beaufort has artifacts from Blackbeard's flagship, the Queen Anne's Revenge. 
 

Virtual tour of the
Pirates Museum in Nassau

Video about 
Anne Bonny & Mary Read from the History Channel. You'll find links to other pirate videos here, too.

Jolly Roger - Pirate History: Flags flown by the early pirates

Did you know that there is an 
operetta about pirates?!

Pirates of the Caribbean - not the movie


History Channel Documentary on Pirates of the Caribbean.

Article on
pirates & democracy

The
Pirate King has all kinds of information on pirates, their ships, weapons, even a sailing simulator.

 
Pirate links from WebRing

The
Pirate's Realm has pirate information and links to other sites.

Pirates of the Bahamas

The Golden Age of Piracy

Pirates and Privateers
The History of Maritime Piracy  

 
Charleston Pirate Tours endeavors to link only to reputable sites, but takes no responsibility for content on these sites.