It seems to me that most parts of the world offer an interested public and some degree of assistance and funding for classic or historic vessels. Here in Victoria BC it's tourism based on whale watching.The tallship regattas have been canceled by the city Even the Salts tall ships don't get a break on moorage. See them at SALTS Sail and Life Training Society - Home
and for my own little tallship try '.
Fortunately this lament is buoyed by seeing PCP's note.