The Golden Hinde Night Voyage - A Unique Nautical Family Sleepover Experience!

The Golden Hinde, Southbank

An Experience Like No Other!

Saturday 2nd June - Sunday 3rd June 2018

Suitable for 6-11 years

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Experience what life was truly like on board the English galleon, The Golden Hinde, a full reconstruction of the ship Sir Francis Drake used between 1577-80 to circumnavigate the globe.

Enjoy a whole night where everyone is transformed into the ship's dastardly crew. Get fully immersed in costume and join the actors in the role-play of your family's lives. Includes activities, vegetarian dinner & breakfast and a sleepover aboard a piece of history! 

  • Get into costume & get fully into the life on the ocean wave without leaving the dock!
  • Costumed actors, interactive duties, teamwork and plenty of activities
  • Brilliant, theatrical actors and actresses will teach you how to navigate the high seas
  • Have the chance to be an Officer, a Barber Surgeon and a Gunner
  • Will your motley crew know what to do when the Spanish attack?
  • Feast together as a crew in the hold swapping battle stories and sup on Tudor fare of stew and grog
  • After an evening of exciting activities, your new crew will bunk down in authentic quarters
  • Wake to a hearty Tudor breakfast before departing for land and the modern world
  • Prepare for the experience of a lifetime that will stay with them for a long, long time to come
Dates and Prices


  • Saturday 2nd June - Sunday 3rd June
  • Check in 5pm sharp and check out 9am

Price Information:

  • £39 for Golden Hinde Sleepover - per person, 14% off
  • Tickets are required for both kids and adults
Need to Know
  • Suitable for children from 6 - 11 years old.
  • There must be at least one child in each booking.
  • Under 18’s must be accompanied by an adult.  
  • Tickets are required for both kids and adults
  • Costumes and food are provided by The Golden Hinde.
  • Families must bring their own sleepover gear including sleeping bags and mats, sleeping clothes, and toothbrush and toothpaste.
  • Includes a vegetarian dinner and breakfast
  • Please note this event requires a minimum of 20 people in order to run. If not enough tickets are sold the event may be rescheduled to 14th July* or you will be refunded.
  • Allergies: if any of your family members suffer from food allergies, please let the Golden Hinde know, it may be best to organise your own food to avoid complications. If you have any questions email the Golden Hinde at or call 0207 403 0123.
  • Please note The Golden Hinde is located in a dry dock. There will be no sailing involved in the experience.  
  • *The Golden Hinde reserve the right to change this date if necessary
How to Redeem
  • You must email The Golden Hinde in advance to book, booking instructions will be on your e-Ticket.
  • You will receive your e-Ticket via email after purchase.
Plan your Visit

Address and Contact Info

The Golden Hinde
St Mary Overie Dock
Cathedral Street

020 7403 0123
Nearest Station: London Bridge Underground Station
Nearest Park:
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