Essential information

Opening times: 
10am - 5pm daily
Admission: 
Free
Location: 
National Maritime Museum

Since 1851 the America’s Cup has been the greatest prize in competitive sailing. Britain’s Challenge for the America’s Cup is a free exhibition about Land Rover BAR’s attempt to win the 35th America’s Cup in May 2017. 

Meet the team, led by four-time Olympic gold medallist Sir Ben Ainslie, and find out about the technology they are developing to beat their competitors and #BringTheCupHome.

Find the Britain’s Challenge for the America’s Cup exhibition at the National Maritime Museum from 28 April 2017

Plan your visit

Further reading

America’s Cup official website

Land Rover Ben Ainslie Racing

The 1851 Trust, official charity of Land Rover BAR have developed BT STEM Crew, a series of free curriculum linked digital learning resources suitable for 11–16 year olds. These explore the science and technology behind the British America’s Cup team. 

Read more about BT STEM Crew

 

Image credit: Land Rover BAR