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  • Mr. Brunel flipping pancakes in the Dockyard Cafe Bar

    Pancakes, the Victorian way

      "Pancakes are never good unless eaten almost immediately" We have decided to delve into the library and find out how...
  • Dear Diary, Merry Christmas!

    Passenger diaries reveal what Christmas was like on board the SS Great Britain in the 1800s When you think of Christmas...
  • ss Great Britain in a storm

    Man Overboard!

    Go Aloft! is the authentic Victorian sailor experience that lets you climb the rigging of the ss Great Britain for a...
  • ss Great Britain returns in 1970

    No place like home...

    The 19 July marks two very special anniversaries in the history of Brunel’s ss Great Britain. One date separated by 127...
  • Ladies Boudoir

    The Ladies' Boudoir

    If the walls could talk the Ladies’ Boudoir would be the place to catch up on 18th century gossip. The Ladies’ Boudoir...