Thames River Services Ltd London
Westminster Pier, Victoria Embankment, London, SW1A 2JH
MONTHS OPENJanuary, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November, December
What we offer on a school trip
The trip to see the Thames Flood Barrier which is the Largest Movable Flood Barrier in the World the return trip takes three hours.
The cruise can be broken up by a stop at Greenwich where you can visit the famous tea clipper Cutty Sark? also the Royal Greenwich Observatory designed by Sir Christopher Wren in 1675 where time began, stand on the Greenwich Meridian the line which separates the east and west hemispheres Longitude 0?. Visit the Queen's House in Greenwich Park, close by was Greenwich Palace birthplace of Queen Elisabeth I and Mary Tudor.
There are shorter trips of two hours to Greenwich and return or one hour return from St Katharine's Pier. Or you can take single trips and meet your coach at Greenwich or take the Dockland Light Railway through Canary Wharf back up to the Tower of London. The choices are numerous.