People looking and pointing from a ship

Meet the Characters

Get to know Cutty Sark’s longest serving Captain, as well as all of the other important people from the ships past. Every day this cast of characters are waiting to tell you their stories from the Cutty Sark.

Cutty Sark | Tickets from free - £8 for kids

Ted’s Space Adventure

Watch your kids fall in love with Ted, as they journey with him on an adventure through space in our planetarium. Don't forget to pick up your own Ted from the gift shop on the way home! Get a sneak peak of the show with the 360 degree video above. 

Peter Harrison Planetarium | Free for under-4s

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A mother and her child play on the Great Map in the National Maritime Museum. The mother has a sailor hat on

The Great Map

Explore all around the world in our interactive map, discovering countries, continents, and famous seafarers as you go. Located right next to the Great Map Café and Buggy Park, you can sit down and relax whilst keeping an eye on your intrepid explorers.

National Maritime Museum | Free

Toddler time

Toddler time on board Cutty Sark

Get stuck into songs and sea stories at Toddler Time at the Cutty Sark, with a different theme each week. Climb aboard and warm up those voices! 

Cutty Sark | £5 tickets, free for under-4s 

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Play Tuesdays

Bring your under-5s on a different adventure every week! Explore the Museum and the collection with your family through song, dance and stories led by early years facilitators.