Essential Information

Type Family fun
Date and Times Saturday 4 September & Sunday 5 September | 10am - 5pm
Prices Free with entry to the ship
Location
Cutty Sark

This September, Cutty Sark is partnering with Totally Thames festival to bring the Thames to life through art, heritage and song.

All activities and performances will be BSL accessible.

Scroll down for the schedule!

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Saturday 4 September 

Captain Woodget

Meet Captain Woodget, Cutty Sark’s longest serving master, to learn about life on board the fastest tea clipper.

Times: 11.00 | 12.00 | 13.30 | 14.30

Location: Weather Deck

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Group of men on deck

Sea Shanty Singers 

Cutty Sark has its very own resident sea shanty group. Join them on the Tween Deck as they bring the ship alive by singing traditional working songs.

Times: 11.45 | 12.45 | 14.00 

Location: Tween Deck

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Paper boats on blue paper

Cutty Boats

Join Christopher Sacre in this drop in activity as we recreate the River Thames underneath Cutty Sark's magnificent hull. Watch as the river pollutes throughout the day as we gradually add the boats and buildings that surround London's greatest river today.

Times: 10.30 - 13.00 | 14.00 - 16.00

Location: Dry Berth

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Thames Skills Academy logo

#Careers On The Thames

As part of the Totally Thames Festival celebrations, come and see the Thames Skills Academy to find out about Careers On The Thames that relate to jobs seafarers did aboard the Cutty Sark 150 years ago! See if you have what it takes and try out some key skills done on the river today. 

Prizes available to take your family on the Thames aboard an Uber Boat by Thames Clippers.

Times: 10.30 - 16.00 

Location: Dry Berth

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Sunday 5 September 

Nannie the Witch

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

Times: 11.00 | 12.00 | 13.30 | 14.30

Location: TBC

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Men on Cutty Sark

Sea Shanty Singers 

Cutty Sark has its very own resident sea shanty group. Join them on the Tween Deck as they bring the ship alive by singing traditional working songs.

Times: 11.45 | 12.45 | 14.00 

Location: Tween Deck

Image
Paper boats on blue paper

Cutty Boats

Join Christopher Sacre in this drop in activity as we recreate the River Thames underneath Cutty Sark's magnificent hull. Watch as the river pollutes throughout the day as we gradually add the boats and buildings that surround London's greatest river today.

Times: 10.30 - 13.00 | 14.00 - 16.00

Location: Dry Berth

Image
Thames Skills Academy logo

#Careers On The Thames

As part of the Totally Thames Festival celebrations, come and see the Thames Skills Academy to find out about Careers On The Thames that relate to jobs seafarers did aboard the Cutty Sark 150 years ago! See if you have what it takes and try out some key skills done on the river today. 

Prizes available to take your family on the Thames aboard an Uber Boat by Thames Clippers.

Times: 10.30 - 16.00 

Location: Dry Berth

Plan your visit

Suitable for all ages and abilities.

Activities will run multiple times throughout the day. Please ask at the front desk for a schedule.

Activities are free with a ticket to Cutty Sark. Booking essential.

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