See the past come to life at Buckler's Hard this October half-term!
Step back in time to discover the remarkable story of 18th century shipbuilding village Buckler's Hard this October half-term, 20 - 28 October.
Plus! Take tours aboard famous vessels HMS Medusa and Gipsy Moth IV on selected dates.
JOIN A LIVING HISTORY TOUR
Join 18th century characters as they share tales of life in this once-thriving shipbuilding village on their daily guided tours.
FOLLOW THE FAMILY QUIZ TRAIL
Bring the kids and follow the fun family trail around Buckler's Hard – complete all the questions to receive your sweet treat. Plus get hands-on with our other activities for kids.
CATCH A RIVER CRUISE
Step aboard for a beautiful 30 minute river cruise (additional fee applies). Save time and buy your tickets online in advance.
Warm up with a CREAM TEA
Tuck into a delicious cream tea in the Captain’s Cabin Tea Rooms. Or why not treat yourself to a scrumptious hot chocolate and a slice of cake?
CELEBRATE HMS MEDUSA'S 75TH BIRTHDAY!
Launched on 20th October 1943, harbour defence motor launch HMS Medusa helped clear the way to Omaha Beach for D-Day and recently took a starring role in the Dunkirk movie. Come along to help us celebrate her 75th birthday, with the chance to climb aboard and chat to her crew:
- Saturday 20th October 2pm - 4pm
- Sunday 21st October 10am - 4pm
CLIMB ABOARD GIPSY MOTH IV
Visit us on Saturday 27 October between 10am - 4pm for a chance to climb aboard Gipsy Moth IV, the record-breaking yacht in which Sir Francis Chichester sailed single-handedly around the globe.
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BUY YOUR TICKETS IN ADVANCE TO SAVE!
Buy your tickets online at least one day in advance to benefit from some great savings. Need further information before you book? Plan your visit or check our FAQs.
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EXPLORE BUCKLER'S HARD
Your ticket to Buckler's Hard includes entry to the Maritime Museum, historic shipwright's cottage and all-day car parking.
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