News and Special Events

Coleridge in Wales Festival 2016

Noswaith dda Cardiff! Great to be here with Coleridge in Wales and well done to the Captain and crew on a safe arrival.
If you are planning on visiting us in South Wales here is our working...

Coleridge in Wales Festival 2016

Anniversary of the Matthew

On Bank Holiday Monday 2 May 2016 The Royal Society of St George will be presenting The Matthew of Bristol with a burgee – a small yachting flag – to fly from the mast of the ship as...

Anniversary of the Matthew

We Are Recruiting!

In 1497 John Cabot and his crew set sail from Bristol to find a new trade route to Asia. Instead however he arrived on the coast of Newfoundland and therefore was the original...

International Women’s Day 2016

Though they were few and far between, there have been some celebrated women pirates too since Viking times – the most famous being Anne Bonny and Mary Read.

Anne Bonny was born Anna...

International Women’s Day 2016

New season starts with Mothers Day!

If you hadn’t already spotted it on our social media sites, we’re pleased to announce that our new season is about to start! As you’ll have noticed if you’ve been out and...

Winter Maintenance Season

Its that time of the years. From November until February our crew are busy making sure our beloved Matthew is ‘Shipshape and Bristol Fashion’. Work is coming along nicely. At the...