Thames Barge Parade Adventure

Last few places available on a 4 day hands-on adventure aboard Thames Sailing Barge Centaur in September – including the Thames Barge Parade

Tower Bridge Lift

Join our crew for this action-packed 4-day trip.

You don’t need any previous sailing experience, as our experienced skipper and mate will show you the ropes.

Thames Barge Parade

The cruise will begin by boarding Thames Sailing Barge Centaur in West India Dock, London on the morning of Saturday 16 September.

You will then join other barges for the Thames Sailing Barge Parade, passing under Tower Bridge at 12:00.

History Of Thames Sailing Barges – Pop Up Museum

West India Dock

This will be followed by a public event at West India Dock on Saturday afternoon and Sunday, where there will be a Pop Up museum on the history of Thames Barges.

A number of barges will be open to the public to visit.

Cruise to Maldon

On Monday morning we will begin the sail to Maldon in Essex, mooring overnight at Gravesend.

Expect to arrive in Maldon by about lunchtime on Tuesday 19 September.

Book Your Place

Cost is just £220 per person including accommodation and food provisions, to be cooked by the crew.

To book your place or find out more, email crewing@bargetrust.org or call David on 07840 862685.

Visit the Thames Barge Parade website for more information about the event.

Photos: Thames Barge Parade 2016 photos from the Thames Barge Parade website (credited to Ian Smith and Renee Waite) 

 

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