Essential Information

Type Family fun
Location
Cutty Sark
Date and Times Select dates | 10-18 February 2024
Prices Free with entry to the ship

Come along to Cutty Sark this February half term! From storytelling and play boxes to character actors and trails, there's fun for the whole family on board the iconic tea clipper.

All activities are free with entry to the ship - check the dates and details below and book your visit online now.

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Character Actors

Friday - Monday across half term

Meet colourful characters from Cutty Sark’s past and hear stories about life at sea.

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Storytelling at Cutty Sark

Join us for musical storytelling sessions inspired by Cutty Sark's crew.

For under 5s:

Wednesday 14 February | 'Tween Deck

11am, 12pm, 2pm and 3pm

Come and be part of a story which explores how the crew of Cutty Sark were a team! Join us for some sensory fun, songs and teamwork activities.

For all ages:

Thursday 15 February | Meet in the Dry Berth

Friday 16 February | 'Tween Deck

11am, 12pm, 2pm and 3pm

The crew of Cutty Sark are playing a game of hide-and-seek! Join us to learn about the different roles on board the ship and write our own collective sea shanty about life at sea.

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Pick up a Cutty Sark trail

Available daily

Pick up a family trail or backpack from the admissions desk and discover new facts, stories and people in Cutty Sark's life - past, present and future! 

The trails are free, but donations are welcome.

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Play boxes at Cutty Sark

Available daily

Play all you can with our new fun filled boxes for families. From stacking blocks to party-themed props, our play boxes at Cutty Sark provide the perfect opportunity to let your imagination set sail.

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What’s On

Ship Mates
Family fun

Ship Mates

Hop aboard Cutty Sark for sensory sessions for under 5s!
Term-time Wednesdays | 10.30am, 12.00pm & 1.30pm
£5 per child, accompanying adults free
Cutty Sark
Meet the characters of Cutty Sark
Family fun

Meet the characters of Cutty Sark

Meet colourful characters from Cutty Sark’s past and hear astonishing stories about life at sea in the age of sail
Weekends and Fri-Mon in school holidays | 11am, 12pm, 2pm, 3pm
Included with entry to Cutty Sark
Cutty Sark
Cutty Sark Comedy
Events and festivals | Museum Lates

Cutty Sark Comedy

Join us in the Lower Hold of the famous tea clipper for a fantastic evening of stand-up comedy
26 May 2024 | 6.30pm-8.30pm (Doors open at 6pm)
Adult: £18.00 | Members: £16.00
Cutty Sark
May half term at Cutty Sark
Family fun

May half term at Cutty Sark

It's all happening on board Cutty Sark this May half term - discover the fun family activities you can enjoy on the iconic tea clipper
Select dates, 29 May - 2 June 2024
Free with entry to the ship
Cutty Sark
Sea shanty singers
Family fun

Sea shanty singers

Join our very own resident sea shanty groups at Cutty Sark on the first weekend of every month as they sing traditional maritime songs
First weekend of every month
Included with entry to Cutty Sark: £20 Adult | £10 Child
Cutty Sark
Shipkeeping in action
Talks and tours

Shipkeeping in action

This is your chance to meet the team who care for and conserve Cutty Sark
Monthly | See page for details
Free for Cutty Sark ticket holders
Cutty Sark
New Lights Festival 2024: Kraken Harp
Events and festivals | Museum Lates

New Lights Festival 2024: Kraken Harp

New music for harp and ensemble with Trinity Laban
Tuesday 18 June 2024 | 7.30-9.30pm
General admission: £15 | Members and Under 25s: £10
Cutty Sark
Members' Summer Party
Events and festivals | Member events

Members' Summer Party

Celebrate the summer with Royal Museum Greenwich's annual Members' party
Tuesday 25 June | 6.30pm - 8.30pm
Free for Members – booking required
Cutty Sark
BSL Tour: Cutty Sark
Talks and tours | BSL tours

BSL Tour: Cutty Sark

Join guide John Wilson for a BSL tour of Cutty Sark and discover what life was like aboard the iconic sailing ship
Friday 12 July 2024 | 2.15pm-3.15pm
Adult: £20 | Child: £10 | Student: £14
Cutty Sark
Attention All Shipping
Events and festivals | Museum Lates

Attention All Shipping

To mark Cutty Sark’s 155th birthday, join us on board to watch Charlie Connelly's one-man show based on his bestselling book 'Attention All Shipping: A Journey Round The Shipping Forecast'
Friday 22 November 2024 | 7-9pm
Adult: £20 | Member: £18
Cutty Sark