Golden Hind Ship Museum
Devon TQ5 8AW
Moored in Brixham Harbour is a full sized replica of Sir Francis Drake’s ship Golden Hind. This replica 16th century sailing ship is a living museum dedicated to telling the story of Devon’s favourite son, Sir Francis Drake and his exploits.
Pirates & Buccaneers
Staff dressed in authentic costume show visitors what life was like on board in the 16th century vessel and on Thursdays during the summer season, the ship is invaded by pirates.
Pirate Thursdays are familiy days - there are Puppet shows, face painting, story telling, dressing up and best of all - throw the wet sponges at the pirates and much much more. The Brixham Buccaneers are led by Captain Blood ‘n’ Guts.
To preview what the Captain and his team get up to go to Web: Brixham Buccaneers External Link
The story of Drake’s circumnavigation of the globe in the Golden Hinde, and his role in the defeat of the Spanish Armada are told in a child friendly way making this a real family attraction.
Plan Your Visit
Accommodation - Search & Book through Expedia here: External Link
Opening Dates, Times & Admission Costs
Please check with the official website for up to date information Web: Visiting Golden Hind External Link
Contact & Further Information
+44 (0)1803 856 223
Golden Hind Website External Link
The Golden Hind replica is located in Brixham Harbour - for directions and map, go to Web: Golden Hind 'Find Us' External Link
Google Maps - Golden Hind Ship Museum