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Golden Hinde

St. Mary Overies Dock Cathedral Street | Cathedral St., London SE1 9DE, England
+44 20 7403 0123
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Visit this living-history museum and find out what it was like to sail the mighty seas aboard an Elizabethan galleon during the adventurous days of the 16th century.
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good28%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“gun deck” (32 reviews)
“guided tour” (53 reviews)
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St. Mary Overies Dock Cathedral Street | Cathedral St., London SE1 9DE, England
Southwark
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+44 20 7403 0123
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our 6 year old loved it! She was so excited, very interesting. Excellent reproduction, be careful with your heads though, if not ask my husband (ouch!!)

Thank Karina H
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Roddy C, Owner at Golden Hinde, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you Karina for your review. The photos of your visit are fantastic!

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

5 quid to get in and a bargain. I have always been interested in old sailing ships and although its not a pirate ship it certainly gives you a feel of what life was like. You really need a guided tour to understand the true...More

1  Thank Scuba2013
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Roddy C, Owner at Golden Hinde, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to review The Golden Hinde. We will pass on your kind words to Josh and it's great to hear we were one of the highlights of your visit! Thanks again.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It's not until you board the gunnery deck and watch the excellent demonstration that the true insanity of Elizabeth seamanship strikes home. Ably assisted by a young lad in the audience, our guide gave a spellbinding demonstration of gunnery at sea, and afterwards was delighted...More

Thank Faisal K
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Roddy C, Owner at Golden Hinde, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for your wonderful review, we're delighted to hear you enjoyed the gun demonstrations and our guided tours during the weekends! We hope to see you aboard the ship again for our other events.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Even though the weather was awful our guide painted a picture of what life would have been like in Sir Francis Drake's time. Plenty to see on board. Coupled with the information from the guide, it was a wonderful way to spend part of the...More

1  Thank MAZIAN
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Roddy C, Owner at Golden Hinde, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

It's fantastic to hear you enjoyed our weekend guided tours. Thank you so much for your kind review.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Walking around London we stumbled upon little gem,to say it's a replica they have done an amazing job it looks very authentic. Worth a look.

Thank Steve57C
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a fun step back in time. Its good for kids as well as adults. It was a thrill to see how small the lower decks with low ceilings and trying to imagine what it's like to live aboard a ship like this for...More

1  Thank Max S
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Neat ship for the kids to visit. Explore on your own. Lots of history goes along with this ship. Easy access, does not take long to explore the entire vessel.

Thank ErichZ14
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We hired the Golden Hinde for a private 5th birthday party. It was absolutely fantastic. The actors were fabulous. Treasure hunt on the gun deck, singing in the cabin, lots of games on top deck, a feast below deck in the hold and brilliant cake...More

Thank RaaaFamily
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Roddy C, Owner at Golden Hinde, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your fantastic review! It's wonderful to hear that everyone had an amazing time at the birthday party and we'll be sure to pass on your kind words to our staff. We hope you will come visit us again.

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We just happened across this ship while visiting Shakepeare's Glove Theatre and decided to take a quick visit. It's awesome to keep a piece of history alive and the money goes to the upkeep of the ship. Kids would especially love this, as they can...More

1  Thank We3luv2travel
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Roddy C, Owner at Golden Hinde, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for visiting us and taking the time to write a review. We're pleased to hear you enjoyed coming aboard the ship and hope to see you again!

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Reviewed 17 April 2018

Had time to spare before lunch and hubby was really looking forward to seeing this replica ship.It was only £10 for two adults so wasa bargain for London.There were not too many people on the ship and if you had children with you they were...More

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Bethany_London
30 April 2018|
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Response from Roddy C | Property representative |
We have visitors of all ages including 2 year olds. You will need to carry them up and down steep ladders and make sure children are supervised at all times. Under 2s are also free to visit and there is some buggy parking.
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Brivka23
2 April 2018|
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Response from Roddy C | Property representative |
Hello, I'm afraid we do not have costumes for visitors to wear for photos at the moment.
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Hb3427
12 February 2018|
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Response from Roddy C | Property representative |
Hi, thank you for getting in touch. The ship changed management last year and the programmes and events are slightly different. We have a winter offer at the moment, during weekends until 25 March 2018, you can join a guided... More
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