Welcome Aboard

Sail through history aboard the full-size reconstruction of the famous Elizabethan galleon. The first English ship to circumnavigate the Globe.

Now docked right by London Bridge and Borough Market: we're open for visitors, school activities, concerts, private events and children's birthday parties.

Opening times

November - March
Monday to Sunday 10:00 - 17:00

April - October
Monday to Sunday 10:00 - 18:00

Please note we are closed at the following dates and times for maintenance and private functions. :

27th Jul 14:30 - 18:00
31st Jul 15:30 - 18:00
1st Aug 17:00 - 18:00
2nd Aug 15:30 - 18:00
3rd Aug All day
4th Aug 13:00 - 18:00
8th Aug 15:30 - 18:00
10th Aug 15:00 - 18:00
11th Aug 15:30 - 18:00
15th Aug 16:00 - 18:00
16th Aug 15:30 - 18:00
17th Aug 15:30 - 18:00
22nd Aug 15:30 - 18:00
23rd Aug 15:30 - 18:00
29th Aug 15:30 - 18:00
30th Aug 15:30 - 18:00
31st Aug 12:00 - 18:00

Public Opening: 10am-6pm

General Admission

Admission includes audio guide in English and Spanish.

Tickets sold at the door.

We're carrying out essential restoration work so we’re not looking our best, please bear with us as access to areas aboard will also be affected.


Adults £6
Children (3 – 16)  £6
Family of 4 £18
Under 3 Free




The ship is not currently accessible for wheelchair users or visitors with mobility impairments. Please note there are steep stairs on the ship and low ceilings.

Please call +44(0)20 7403 0123 if you have any questions about visiting The Golden Hinde.


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Covid Information

The Golden Hinde has followed government and industry COVID-19 guidelines. 

Procedures are in place to responsibly social distance visitors and staff.

Our ship has numerous outdoor areas and natural ventilation: as well as a HEPA-standard ventilation system. All surfaces are regularly cleaned. 

Transport links

By tube

We are within walking distance from a number of London Underground stations, the closest is London Bridge, Borough and Monument. To plan your journey and for up to date travel information, visit the TfL website.

By mainline train

The nearest train stations are London Bridge, Cannon Street, Blackfriars and Waterloo. Book train tickets with Trainline.

By bus

Buses stopping nearby are 17, 21, 35, 40, 43, 47, 48, 133, 141, 149, 343, 381, 344, 521, RV1.

By river

London Bridge City Pier (6 minutes walk) and Bankside Pier (8 minutes walk). Thames Clippers serves both piers.   

By bicycle

Cycle parking is available in the area. The nearest Santander Cycles docking stations are Duke Street Hill, London Bridge and Park Street, Bankside. Plan your journey on TfL Cycling in London.

By car

We encourage visitors to travel by public transport as parking in the local area is restricted. The Golden Hinde is inside the congestion charge zone. The daily charge applies between 7am – 10pm, Monday to Friday, excluding public holidays. Parking is available at Kipling Street, London Bridge. For more information and to book a space, please visit the NCP car park website. The nearest accessible Blue Badge Holder parking bays are in London Bridge station, see details here.