School tours: Key Stages 1 & 2

The Voyage of the Golden Hinde - KS1/2

Roll up your sleeves, raise the anchor and man the guns!! Prepare to set sail under the fearsome Captain Francis Drake on a deadly three-year exploration of the globe and do battle with the mighty Spanish empire.

Price £7.00 per student (one adult per eight students is included in price)
Duration  1 hour 

 

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Pirates - KS1/2

Was Francis Drake a pirate? Who were the real pirates operating in the Caribbean? Discover what it meant to fight for yourself or to fight for your country, as you explore our amazing Tudor galleon!

Price £7.00 per student (one adult per eight students is included in price)
Duration  1 hour 

 

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Elizabethan Life - KS2

Find your sea-legs as you explore Francis Drakes famous 16th century ship, take out your hornbooks to study Elizabethan vocabulary, then join the queen’s spy-masters to crack the code of the Babington plot.

Price £10.00 per student (one adult per eight students is included in price)
Duration  1.5 hours

 

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School tours: Key Stages 3 & 4

Drake's Circumnavigation - KS3/4

Explore The Golden Hinde and immerse yourself in the world of Sir Francis Drake. Our costumed tour guides bring history to life as you uncover the lived experience of sailors on a Elizabethan galleon and discover the nature of Drake’s role in a dynamic Early Modern world.

Centred on key historical debates, Drake's Circumnavigation tour is designed specifically to complement your curriculum, unpicking Drake’s relationship to the wider historical landscape and the impact of his voyage. Through a fully interactive experience, your students are encouraged to imagine life at sea and utilise the reconstructed Golden Hinde as a valuable source of historical information.

Price £7.00 per student (one adult per eight students is included in price)
Duration  1 hour 

 

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The Spanish Armada - KS3/4

Discover the exciting story of the Armada and its place in history. The Armada Experience aboard The Golden Hinde is designed to breathe life into a pivotal moment in English history through interactive maps, demonstrations and re-enactments.

With a focus on key historical debates, our costumed tour guides will take your students around the Golden Hinde to discover life onboard an Elizabethan Galleon and encourage students to apply that knowledge to the context of 1588.

Price £7.00 per student (one adult per eight students is included in price)
Duration  1 hour 

 

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