Our partnerships

From fashion to theater, art to literature, design to fine dining; our bespoke partnerships deliver unique experiences that expand horizons both on board and ashore.

Historic Royal Palaces

Cunard is proud to support the largest exhibition ever to be held at Kensington Palace. Crown to Couture is the brand new fashion exhibition featuring over 200 items from ball gowns and court suits to some of the most iconic and recent looks from today’s red carpet.

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Royal Horticultural Society

In partnership since 2009, Cunard continues to support some of the biggest and most loved flower shows hosted by the UK’s leading gardening charity, including Chelsea Flower Show and the Hampton Court Palace Garden Festival.

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Society of London Theatre

Cunard is a proud partner of SOLT, the organization that works with and on behalf of its members, the movers and shakers of the London theater industry. We work with SOLT to present the Best Revival Award at the renowned annual Olivier Awards ceremony and delight our guests with the London Theatre at Sea in partnership with the Olivier Awards on board Queen Mary 2.

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Champagne Laurent-Perrier

We are delighted to present Laurent-Perrier as our champagne partner, and the first-ever Champagne Laurent-Perrier Bar on board Queen Mary 2.

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Cheltenham Literature Festival

Our partnership with The Times and Sunday Times Cheltenham Literature Festival, one of the most renowned and oldest literary festivals in the world, presents the annual Literature Festival at Sea on board Queen Mary 2.

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English National Ballet

Since partnering with the English National Ballet in 2019, Cunard has supported a number of critically acclaimed productions from the award-winning company, including Dance the Atlantic, an extraordinary Event Voyage that celebrates dance at sea.

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National Symphony Orchestra

The National Symphony Orchestra (UK) is admired for its ability to communicate, connecting with audiences with consistent commitment and passion. We are proud to present the longest running Event Voyage in partnership with the NSO and conductor Anthony Inglis.

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Cunard and Pickering’s have been partners since 2017, and have created a collection of unique gins for guests to enjoy on board or order from home.

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Royal Albert Hall

Cunard was delighted to partner with the Royal Albert Hall, one of the world's most iconic venues, to host the Love Classical Festival in 2023.

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Royal Canadian Geographical Society

They have been making Canada better known to Canadians and to the world for more than 90 years. We are delighted to have them on board as part of the Cunard Insights speaker program on a selection of voyages on Queen Elizabeth and Queen Mary 2.

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Royal Shakespeare Company

Cunard’s partnership with the RSC showcases the brilliance of Shakespeare at sea. Guests can enjoy exclusive classic performances with special voyages on board Queen Mary 2.

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The Prince’s Trust

We have been in partnership with this inspiring leading youth charity since 2007. With the help of our guests, crew and friends, we have raised over $3.5 million, enabling The Trust to continue changing the lives of young people.

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Event Voyages with our partners

Embark on a tailor-made voyage made possible by our partnerships.