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

Please check closing time for private function

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. :

18th Apr 15:00 - 18:00
19th Apr 15:00 - 18:00
20th Apr 11:45 - 18:00
21st Apr 12:00 - 18:00
24th Apr 15:30 - 18:00
25th Apr 15:30 - 18:00
26th Apr 15:30 - 18:00
27th Apr 16:00 - 18:00
28th Apr 12:00 - 18:00
30th Apr 14:30 - 18:00
1st May 15:30 - 18:00
2nd May 16:00 - 18:00
3rd May 15:30 - 18:00
5th May 11:00 - 18:00
8th May 15:30 - 18:00
9th May 15:30 - 18:00
11th May All day
12th May 11:00 - 18:00
14th May 17:00 - 18:00
15th May 16:00 - 18:00
16th May 15:30 - 18:00
18th May All day
19th May 14:30 - 18:00
20th May 16:00 - 18:00
21st May 16:00 - 18:00
22nd May 16:00 - 18:00
23rd May 16:00 - 18:00
25th May 13:00 - 18:00
26th May All day
31st May 15:30 - 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.