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Facsimile of Drake's vessel in Brixham harbour......

The Golden Hind Museum Ship is a facsimile of Drake's original vessel in which he circumnavigate... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Ste M
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United Kingdom
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Went during a family holiday in Devon, we took out 13 year old and six year old. Staff were very... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
bonnie k
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The Golden Hind in Brixham Harbour, is one of only two full sized replicas in the world of 16th century explorer and privateer Sir Francis Drake's famous ship. The Ship has been a feature of picturesque Brixham harbour for over fifty years...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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| The Quayside, Brixham Harbour, Brixham TQ5 8AW, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The Golden Hind Museum Ship is a facsimile of Drake's original vessel in which he circumnavigate the globe in Elizabethan times. Climb aboard and be given a short briefing before exploring further. Below deck there are numerous informative displays about Drake and his voyage. Allow...More

Thank Ste M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went during a family holiday in Devon, we took out 13 year old and six year old. Staff were very friendly and informative and there was free entry for a second visit that day. It was only small but our six year old loved pretending...More

1  Thank bonnie k
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my family visited the ship on our recent holiday. You go aboard the ship as you board the ship the kids can ring the ship's bell. There was a treasure hunt onboard for the kids to do getting a stamp at each point....More

1  Thank Paul H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Staff didn't speak or understand English all I was asking was is tee any discount for disabled child all the lady answered was `prices up there' where in fact no prices for disabled wrote on there. Because of this we never attempted to go on...More

Thank tammy v
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My little girl aged 6 was very keen to visit the attraction when she saw it, my teenager less keen. Also I was a bit apprehensive as my 80 year old mum who isn’t great on stairs/steps was with us. I needn’t of worried. The...More

Thank jackdid
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Well just amazing . Very good crew . Lovely new owner . Helpful throughout. Great boat . Walk the plank . Good and educational and fun. Great value for money .

1  Thank Martina E
SeanTwomey, Owner at Golden Hind Museum Ship, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Ahoy there! Thanks for taking the time to review your visit. The crew will be pleased to hear your positive feedback. We look forward to welcoming you on board again soon. Golden Hind crew.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

At just £7 even for Adults this is a fun visit. It kicks off with a quick talk by a guide who tells you about the layout of the ship and how best to enjoy its layout. The kids and even some older ones are...More

Thank Andrew F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My partner and I visited The Golden Hind while on a recent holiday to Brixham. The folks running it were enthusiastic and nice, and the chap on board who told us some of the history was keen and well-informed. Ship very interesting, lots of levels...More

Thank Julie D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The kids loved it and had a great time. They spent over an hour going over the boat then bought some treasure at the store box. The also got a map etc. I think it is expensive but for a one off i think its...More

Thank Pepperoni_10
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited the Golden Hind last year on a long weekend break in Brixham, we loved the ship and what it had to offer and the local scenery, whilst on holiday in Devon cliffs we decided to take the hours drive back to Brixham as...More

Thank Danielle W
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Anne L
August 30, 2018|
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Response from Mary E |
Well behaved dogs kept on the lead are welcome on board. 🐕🐩🐾
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natalieanderson15
July 27, 2018|
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Response from VicheartsJP | Reviewed this property |
Some of the ship is but there are steps down to the lower and upper desks which you wouldn't not be able to get the pushchair up and down so you might struggle to see much. Hope this helps
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cfcmoo
April 29, 2018|
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Response from GoldenHindCrew | Property representative |
Ahoy there! You can pay on arrival pre-booking is not necessary. Golden Hind Crew
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