Essential Information

Type Family fun
Cutty Sark
Date and Times 4 and 5 December | 11am - 4pm | Drop in
Prices Free with entry to the ship

Meet characters from Cutty Sark's past, sing along with traditional sea shanties, and gild your very own Christmas decoration

Event programme

James Robson holding a tray of food emerging from a Cutty Sark cabin.

James Robson

Join James RobsonCutty Sark's cook for fun and games and find out what was for dinner on board.

Date: 4 December  



Nannie the witch 

Find out how the ship got her name, as Nannie the Witch shares amazing stories about Cutty Sark.

Date: 5 December  


All that glitters

Join us for a gilding workshop where you can gild your very own Christmas decoration inspired by Cutty Sark's 'gingerbread' – the carving and gold leaf decoration on the ship's stern.

Date: 4 and 5 December 

Times: 11am - 4pm, drop in 

A group photo of sea shanty singers Swinging the Lead on board Cutty Sark

Sea Shanty Singers 

Join our very own resident sea shanty group on the Tween Deck as they bring the ship alive by singing traditional working songs.

Date: 4 and 5 December

Times: 11.45am | 12.45pm | 2pm

Location: Tween Deck

Choose your tickets


Cutty Sark

  • Guaranteed entry time
  • Audio guide included
Adult £15.00
Child £7.50
A brother and sister with their back to the camera look out from the viewpoint at the top of Greenwich Park towards historic Greenwich

Royal Museums Greenwich Day Pass

  • Cutty Sark
  • Royal Observatory
  • Guaranteed entry time
  • Planetarium shows not included
Adult £20
Child £10
National Maritime Museum

Become a Member

  • Unlimited entry all year
  • Royal Observatory
  • Cutty Sark
  • Planetarium Shows
  • Special exhibitions
Direct Debit One-off
Individual: £50 Individual: £60
Family: from £65 Family: from £75

Member tickets

  • Free Museums entry
  • Priority booking
  • Membership card number required
Advance booking recommended