Enjoy a festival of live entertainment, fireworks, ships visits and cruises, as over 30 tall ships sail past the Old Royal Naval College.

Over Easter Weekend 2017 (13-16 April), maritime entertainment, live music and fireworks will mark the start of the Rendez-Vous 2017 Tall Ships Regatta – a transatlantic race from Greenwich to Quebec via Portugal, Bermuda and Boston.

Over 30 tall ships will sail past the Old Royal Naval College, and the public will be able to visit some of them via piers and a shuttle service to ferry people out to visit the bigger ships in deeper water. Tall Ships Cruises which can also be booked here.

There will also be festival villages in Maritime Greenwich, Royal Arsenal Woolwich and stalls on the grounds of the ORNC, including live music, historical re-enactments, street entertainers, children’s activities, funfair rides, street food stalls and bars and fireworks.

The Old Royal Naval College's grounds are the perfect place to watch the ships sail by. As well as the stalls, Painted Hall Ceiling Tours will run all weekend - why not book a tour during the festival?

Find out more about Tall Ships Festival on the Tall Ships website 

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