Cutty Sark represents the pinnacle of clipper ship design and was one of the fastest ships of its day. Built in 1869 to carry tea back from China, Cutty Sark visited nearly every major port in the world and gained fame for its record-breaking passages. The visitors of the ship can acquaint themeselves with its rich history, go on its deck and underneath an authentic piece of history. Cutty Sark is part of Royal Museums Greenwich which includes the Royal Observatory, National Maritime Museum and the Queen's House.
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ATTRACTION IN TOURS
Step back in time and explore the rich historical heritage of the Royal Borough of Greenwich, a globally-renowned destination that boasts an abundance of fascinating sites. From links to Romans, Tudor Royalty and British Imperial history, this tour offers a unique insight into the cultural tapestry of this charming town. The pièce de résistance of this off-the-beaten track tour is the Greenwich Maritime UNESCO heritage site, which has earned its place as the navigational centre of the world. Don't miss this opportunity to immerse yourself in the captivating history of Greenwich, a journey that will leave you feeling culturally enriched and enlightened.