Meet the captain, chat with the cook, and even take a tour with Nannie the Figurehead! You never know who you might run into on board Cutty Sark...
Cutty Sark’s deck is being conserved. While this takes place the Poop Deck will not be accessible, although visitors can still see the ship's wheel on temporary display in the Dry Dock. Find out more about what's happening
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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.
Find out more about the characters you could meet below, and keep an eye out for them during your visit.
Suitable for ages 3+
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 its name, as Nannie the Witch shares amazing stories about Cutty Sark.
Join Cutty Sark's cook James Robson for fun and games, and find out what the crew ate for dinner!
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.
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.