As part of Thames Tidefest 2018 we have three amazing cruises available. However tickets are limited so BOOK NOW to ensure you don’t miss out.
Take a boat trip along the Thames. The River Thames Society is organising four hour-long boat trips around the Thames Tideway islands, leaving from Kew Pier on the historic Thames launch the “Windrush”. Guided commentary is included. (Advance booking is essential as these trips sell out quickly)
Venue: Kew Pier on the Richmond Bank by Kew Bridge. TW9 3AT
Times: Trips leave at 11.00am, 12.15pm, 1.30pm and 2.45pm
A guided boat trip and visit to Chiswick Pier and back aboard the Thames Discoverer.
Join Peter Finch – chairman of the River Thames Society, and an authority on the river, on guided river cruise aboard the magnificent Thames Discoverer. Peter will point out local landmarks throughout the trip.
At Chiswick Pier, you will see and hear about the work of the Royal National Lifeboat Institution, their boat and the equipment they use. The RNLI at Chiswick is a working lifeboat Station. If they have to respond to an emergency on the day, and are not available, then Peter will take you on a short walk to explore the delights of old historic Chiswick.
The round trip will last just over an hour and is suitable for all ages.
The Discoverer will leave Kew Bridge Pier at
11am, 12:15pm, 1:30pm, 2:45pm,
£5 per passenger + booking fee
River Lea Heritage Cruise from Cody
Join the Gasworks Dock Partnership’s Heritage Cruise on a 2 hour tour to explore the rich industrial and waterways history of London’s River Lea. There will also be an exhibition in the Gasworks Gallery focusing on the River Lea and the Gardens and Cody Dock Cafe will be open as well
Venue: Boarding and alighting at Cody Dock – 11c South Crescent; Canning Town, London E16 4TL
Timings: Boarding to commence from 3pm – Boat leaves 3.30pm and will return no later than 5.30pm
Bookings: via TideFest Website
Ticket price £4 + Booking fee.
Children under 15 to be accompanied by adult