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Location of the Matthew

The Matthew is moored on Princes Wharf, Wapping Road, Bristol BS1 4RN.

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Public trips on the Matthew

These are the types of trips we offer and the range of ticket prices. See our What's On page for the current schedule. We offer a maximum group size of 15 people on our public trips, but happy to offer private hire as an alternative.

Public trips on the Matthew

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Public trips on the Matthew

Avon Gorge Trip 3-4hrs

A three to four hour trip down the Avon, under the Clifton Suspension Bridge and along the Avon Gorge.

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Harbour Trip 1 hr

Sail around the Bristol harbour and experience the city from the water.

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Cream Tea Trip 3pm

Enjoy a cream tea as you take in the atmosphere and indulge in a traditional cream tea.

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Sea Shanty Fish & Chips 6pm

As the Fish and Chip trip, but with live musical accompaniment from one of our resident groups!

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Captain Barnacle Pirate Panto! 1 hrs

Join legendary Captain Barnacle the Bristol pirate for a rip roaring show aboard The Matthew.

Public trips on the Matthew

Captain Barnacle's Pirate Panto! Static 1 hrs

Join legendary Captain Barnacle the Bristol pirate for a rip roaring show aboard The Matthew.

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Evening Fish and Chips Trip 6pm

Enjoy a relaxing cruise on the Matthew as she sails around Bristol’s historic harbour with fish and chips.

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Midday Fish and Chips Trip 12pm

Enjoy a relaxing cruise on the Matthew as she sails around Bristol’s historic harbour with fish and chips.