Dive into the incredible history of the Cutty Sark, one of the world’s most iconic globe-trotting ships and only surviving tea clipper. Climb aboard its legendary decks to discover its secrets, and learn about what life was like for a sailor in the 1800s.

What are the highlights of the Cutty Sark in Greenwich?

  • Immerse yourself in the experience of life on-board the Cutty Sark for the crewmen of the ship. Learn about how they survived through the high seas, storms and even mutiny!
  • Discover 150 years of history through the tales of Cutty Sark’s famous voyages. 
  • Learn how the Cutty Sark became the fastest ship of her time.
  • Go on a self-guided tour of the Cutty Sark ship for an insight into how 19th century voyages were conducted.
  • Explore the ship’s quarters which look the same as they did 150 years ago.
  • Walk beneath the hull. Admire the spectacular copper construction and reach up to touch a piece of world history.
  • Get fantastic views from the deck of the Cutty Sark ship of London’s historic skyline from across the Thames River..
  • Enjoy a spot of afternoon tea after your tour. Taste a selection of teas similar to the ones Cutty Sark travelled thousands of miles to transport

Please note: Audio guides are available in 10 different languages

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