Welcome to the World of Real Pirates!

On this website, you'll find lots of useful and interesting facts about real pirates who sailed our seas over 300 years ago during the Golden Age of Piracy.
Find out about the most famous and feared pirates and when they lived. Find out about their Jolly Roger flags and their ships.
There are lots of pirate resources here to help you learn more about the adventures of real pirates from history. A great site for schools and other educational departments who are studying pirates in the 17th and 18th century

cross section of a pirate galleon