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Location of the Matthew

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

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Upcoming Public Trips on the Matthew

We will publish more public trips later in the year, therefore make sure to visit our website regularly. The Matthew is available for private hire too. Please email us at info@matthew.co.uk for more information. We hope to see you on the Matthew soon!

Cream Tea Trip 1.5 hrs

Friday 23 June

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

Harbour Trip 1 hr

Saturday 24 June

1 hour harbour trip. Sail around the Bristol harbour and experience the city from the water.

Sea Shanty Fish & Chips 2 hrs

Wednesday 28 June

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

Avon Gorge Trip 3-4hrs

Saturday 01 July

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

Avon Gorge Trip 3-4hrs

Sunday 02 July

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

Fish and Chip Trip 2 hrs

Friday 07 July

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

Harbour Trip 1 hr

Saturday 08 July

1 hour harbour trip. Sail around the Bristol harbour and experience the city from the water.

Sea Shanty Fish & Chips 2 hrs

Wednesday 12 July

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

Cream Tea Trip 1.5 hrs

Thursday 13 July

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

Avon Gorge Trip 3-4hrs

Saturday 15 July

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

Avon Gorge Trip 3-4hrs

Sunday 16 July

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

Harbour Trip 1 hr

Friday 21 July

1 hour harbour trip. Sail around the Bristol harbour and experience the city from the water.

Harbour Trip 1 hr

Friday 21 July

1 hour harbour trip. Sail around the Bristol harbour and experience the city from the water.

Avon Gorge Trip 3-4hrs

Friday 21 July

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

Harbour Trip 1 hr

Saturday 22 July

1 hour harbour trip. Sail around the Bristol harbour and experience the city from the water.

Harbour Trip 1 hr

Saturday 22 July

1 hour harbour trip. Sail around the Bristol harbour and experience the city from the water.

Harbour Trip 1 hr

Saturday 22 July

1 hour harbour trip. Sail around the Bristol harbour and experience the city from the water.

Harbour Trip 1 hr

Saturday 22 July

1 hour harbour trip. Sail around the Bristol harbour and experience the city from the water.

Harbour Trip 1 hr

Saturday 22 July

1 hour harbour trip. Sail around the Bristol harbour and experience the city from the water.

Fish and Chip Trip 2 hrs

Saturday 22 July

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

Harbour Trip 1 hr

Sunday 23 July

1 hour harbour trip. Sail around the Bristol harbour and experience the city from the water.

Harbour Trip 1 hr

Sunday 23 July

1 hour harbour trip. Sail around the Bristol harbour and experience the city from the water.

Harbour Trip 1 hr

Sunday 23 July

1 hour harbour trip. Sail around the Bristol harbour and experience the city from the water.

Harbour Trip 1 hr

Sunday 23 July

1 hour harbour trip. Sail around the Bristol harbour and experience the city from the water.

Harbour Trip 1 hr

Sunday 23 July

1 hour harbour trip. Sail around the Bristol harbour and experience the city from the water.

Fish and Chip Trip 2 hrs

Wednesday 26 July

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

Avon Gorge Trip 3-4hrs

Saturday 29 July

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

Avon Gorge Trip 3-4hrs

Sunday 30 July

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

Cream Tea Trip 1.5 hrs

Wednesday 02 August

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

Fish and Chip Trip 2 hrs

Friday 04 August

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

Captain Barnacle's Pirate Panto! Static 1 hrs

Saturday 05 August

This pirate pantomime show features lots of pirate props, puppets, comedy, and lashings of audience participation. Join legendary Captain Barnacle the Bristol pirate for a rip roaring tale aboard The Matthew!

Watch out for Blackbeard the baddie, a giant sea dog, a crocodile, treasure and a bucket full of silliness, all rounded off with a singsong. All while never leaving the (relative) safety of our mooring! 

Cream Tea Trip 1.5 hrs

Sunday 13 August

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

Fish and Chip Trip 2 hrs

Friday 18 August

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

Harbour Trip 1 hr

Saturday 19 August

1 hour harbour trip. Sail around the Bristol harbour and experience the city from the water.

Cream Tea Trip 1.5 hrs

Saturday 19 August

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

Fish and Chip Trip 2 hrs

Wednesday 23 August

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

Harbour Trip 1 hr

Saturday 26 August

1 hour harbour trip. Sail around the Bristol harbour and experience the city from the water.

Harbour Trip 1 hr

Saturday 26 August

1 hour harbour trip. Sail around the Bristol harbour and experience the city from the water.

Fish and Chip Trip 2 hrs

Saturday 26 August

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

Harbour Trip 1 hr

Sunday 27 August

1 hour harbour trip. Sail around the Bristol harbour and experience the city from the water.

Harbour Trip 1 hr

Sunday 27 August

1 hour harbour trip. Sail around the Bristol harbour and experience the city from the water.

Avon Gorge Trip 3-4hrs

Sunday 17 September

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

Avon Gorge Trip 3-4hrs

Saturday 30 September

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

Avon Gorge Trip 3-4hrs

Sunday 01 October

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