- Meet Captain Woodget, Cutty Sark’s longest serving master, to learn about life on board the fastest tea clipper.
- Find out how the ship got her name, as Nannie the Witch shares amazing stories about Cutty Sark.
Join us each Saturday to meet a different character from history with their own fascinating story to tell about our collections!
Explore Traders: the East India Company and Asia gallery with James Robson, a Chinese lascar (sailor) who served on the fastest and greatest of the tea clippers, Cutty Sark. Find out about the struggles of the tea trade between Britain and China on your journey, and the impact of the 19th-century Opium Wars on both countries.