News and Events
Check out the latest news and events from our historic vessels and Shipshape Network projects around the country.
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*Please note that, due to Covid-19 restrictions, events may be cancelled or venues closed at short notice. Always check with the organisers before travelling, and observe local restrictions. National Historic Ships UK can take no responsibility for events not organised by us.*
17 June, ONLINE. Free talk celebrating some of the stories, memories and exhibitions from the last decade
From 18 June at Underfall Yard - part of Bristol Photo Festival 2021
Wednesday 23 June, Portsmouth. Learn about their boatbuilding courses, tour the workshop & meet current instructors and students
Scottish Traditional Boat Festival makes a splash with sizzling summer line up Stories behind some of Scotland’s most remarkable heritage vessels make
Saturday 26 - Sunday 27 June, Online.
Online, Thursday 1st July. Free talk by author Vicky Unwin
Tiller & Wheel, owners of the historic Thames sailing barge Edith May and Whitstable oyster smack Thistle, have announced the dates for 2021's Thames
Friday 9 - Sunday 11 July 2021, Ellesmere Port. An immersive audiovisual experience, part of AND Festival.
Online, Wednesday 14th July. Free talk by Professor Gerry Smyth of John Moores University
Rescheduled - now 20-22 August 2021, Isle of Wight.