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Open Day Weekend – 14th/15th March 2015

Hermitage is excited to welcome Mike Webber back to the moorings to run two Mudlarking training courses. Saturday he’ll be taking guests down to the foreshore to look for hidden artifact from all periods of London’s history. Sunday you can then learn how to sort/identify your findings. More info/tickets available here Thames Sailing barge ‘Will’ [...]

By | March 12th, 2015|Events, Hermitage River Projects, Open Day|Comments Off on Open Day Weekend – 14th/15th March 2015

Open House Hermitage

We're excited to be part of Open House again this year. We'll be open to the public 10:00-16:00 both Saturday and Sunday so pop by and say hello. We'll have two visiting boats, dutch sailing barge Volharding and tug Touchstone. See our listing here.

By | August 24th, 2014|Events, Hermitage River Projects, Open Day|Comments Off on Open House Hermitage

Pudge at our June Open Day

Just got given a handful of new photos from June’s open day. Available on flickr, but this is my favourite. Don’t forget to join us at our next Open Day on September 20th/21st where Tug Touchstone will be joining us

By | July 31st, 2014|Events, Hermitage River Projects, Open Day|Comments Off on Pudge at our June Open Day

June Open Day

Hermitage is excited to welcome Thames Sailing Barge Pudge to our next open day. A Dunkirk little ship Pudge is usually based in Maldon, but will be available for you to climb aboard and ask her crew anything from her history to what she's like to sail. On Sunday we're offering a Foreshore Training course [...]

By | June 16th, 2014|Events, Hermitage River Projects, Open Day|Comments Off on June Open Day

Open House – 21/22 September

Buildings all over London, usually closed to the public will be open throughout the weekend of 21st-22nd September as part of Open House. For the third year running, Hermitage Moorings is one of those. Highlights of this year will be our three visiting steam ships, and the chance to go on a river cruise! What's On: [...]

By | August 29th, 2013|Events, Hermitage River Projects, Open Day|Comments Off on Open House – 21/22 September

This weekend – Open Day 13,14th July

Its the Wapping Shindig this weekend, why not come by Hermitage beforehand to visit our historic boats? We're open both Saturday and Sunday 10-4. With a cafe serving tea, coffee and cakes. For the kids among us, there's even an activity sheet.

By | July 8th, 2013|Events, Hermitage River Projects, Open Day|Comments Off on This weekend – Open Day 13,14th July

Open Weekends for 2013

We hold "Open Weekends" at HCM several times a year where we invite everyone to come and say hello, and see the boats close-up. Do join us for tea, coffee and cake! ++ April 6th-7th ++ July 13th-14th ++ Sept 21st-22nd (part of  ) ++ Dec 14th

By | February 18th, 2013|Events, Hermitage River Projects, Open Day|Comments Off on Open Weekends for 2013

Thames sailing barge ‘Will’ to visit for open weekend

We are pleased to announce that the historic Thames Sailing Barge ‘Will’ is going to be opening to the public this weekend 27th and 28th June alongside the tug Touchstone.300px-Sb-will TOUCHSTONE Our regular Archeologist and foreshore expert Mike Webber will be on hand in the pierhouse to talk to visitors about recent mudlarking finds, on [...]

By | July 31st, 2012|Events, Hermitage River Projects, Open Day|Comments Off on Thames sailing barge ‘Will’ to visit for open weekend

Handmade at Hermitage

We are running a Cafe and Christmas Market on the moorings from Saturday 3rd to Sunday 11th December. We will be open from 10am-4pm and late night on Wednesday until 7pm. (we wont be open on Friday 9th).

By | November 26th, 2011|Events, Hermitage River Projects, Open Day|Comments Off on Handmade at Hermitage

Oral history and Open House at HCM

The Oral History Cafe (coffee, cream teas and home-made cake!) at HCM is open from 10th to 18th September, every day from 11am to 4pm, in the beautiful surroundings of Hermitage’s floating Pier House on the Thames. While you enjoy a cuppa and a cake, you can listen to tales and memories from A Sense [...]

By | September 10th, 2011|Events, Hermitage River Projects, Open Day|Comments Off on Oral history and Open House at HCM