Our Cutty Sark

Essential information

Event type: 
Date and time: 
22 - 24 November 2019 | 11.30am - 1.30pm and 2-4pm
Price: 
Free with admission to the ship
Location: 
Cutty Sark
Season: 
Family fun

Celebrate Cutty Sark's 150th birthday by helping our artist create a textile sculpture inspired by signal flags and listen out for maritime stories.

There is a special edition birthday trail available at the admissions desk over the weekend.

Friday 22 November

Join us to build winches and learn about how the precious cargoes were loaded on to the ship.

11.30am - 1pm and 2pm - 4pm 

Under the ship

Face painting

At select times

Under the ship

Saturday 23 November

Let’s Sail Away Big Build!

Join in the birthday celebrations by helping our artist to create a textile sculpture underneath the hull of the Cutty Sark.

11.30am - 1pm and 2pm - 4pm 

Under the ship

Storytelling 

Set sail with storyteller Olivia Armstrong for an adventure across the high seas. Enjoy fantastic tales of faraway lands before making the return journey home to dry land.

Stories at 11.30am, 12.30pm and 2pm

Tween Deck

Face painting

At select times

Under the ship

Sunday 24 November

Let’s Sail Away Big Build!

Join in the birthday celebrations by helping our artist to create a textile sculpture underneath the hull of the Cutty Sark.

11.30am - 1pm and 2pm - 4pm 

Under the ship

Storytelling

Set sail with storyteller Olivia Armstrong for an adventure across the high seas. Enjoy fantastic tales of faraway lands before making the return journey home to dry land.

Stories at 11.30am, 12.30pm and 2pm

Tween Deck

Sea shanties

Listen out for the ship shanty crew, who will be performing traditional shanties around the ship.

Face painting

At select times

Under the ship