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Type Family fun
Cutty Sark
Date and Times Weekends and Fri-Mon in school holidays
Prices Free with entry to Cutty Sark

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Meet colourful characters from Cutty Sark’s past and hear astonishing stories about life at sea in the age of sail.

  • Meet Captain WoodgetCutty 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.
  • Mrs Ray misses her boy Clarence, a young ship’s apprentice, but she is comforted by the letters he sends to her from around the world. Find out more about their lives and his letters from Cutty Sark, as Mrs Ray tells you about why her son went to sea and what it takes to be a young apprentice.
  • Join James RobsonCutty Sark's cook for fun and games and find out what was for dinner on-board.
  • Meet Jock Willis, the man who built Cutty Sark.
  • Find out about life along the London Docks, as two dockers, Conor O’Hare and Raj Fernandes, share their stories.

Call ahead to find out which character will be performing on a particular day - or let yourself be surprised!

Age: suitable for 3+

Meet the captain
Meet the cook
Meet 'Nannie' the witch
Meet the boss

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Captain Woodget and kids with ropes

Cutty Sark

  • Explore the main deck
  • Walk beneath the ship
  • See how the crew lived
  • Family activities and interactives
  • Guaranteed entry time
  • Audio guide included
Adult £16
Child £8

Member tickets

  • Free Museums entry
  • Priority booking
  • Membership card number required
Advance booking recommended
A father and son look through a porthole on the main deck of historic ship Cutty Sark

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  • Planetarium Shows
  • Special exhibitions
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Individual: £50 Individual: £60
Family: from £60 Family: from £70