UK Travel Guide


Golden Hinde Sailing Museum

The Golden Hinde is a real sailing galleon which has made a cicumnavigation of the world and sailed over 140,000 miles. The ship has five levels of deck, including the gun deck and 22 cannons. It is a reconstruction of the ship that Sir Francis Drake cicumnavigated the world between 1577 and 1580. The crew members are dressed in period costume. It is now permamnently berthed near London Bridge and Shakespeares Globe Theatre.

Located at: St Mary Overie Dock, Cathedral Street, London, SE1

Telephone: 08700 118700

Opens: Open daily but please phone for details as it varies according to season and prebooked tours.

Cost: Adults GBP2.50, Children GBP1.75, Senior Citizens

Closest Subway Station: Monument Station (Click to see more atrraction at this station)