Your Big Day Out

The Historic Dockyard Chatham!
It's a BIG Adventure!

Steeped in history, The Historic Dockyard Chatham is home to three historic warships, a working Ropery, museum galleries and hundreds of compelling stories.

Please note that tours of HM Submarine Ocelot and the Victorian Ropery are by timed ticket and galleries close from 45 minutes prior to closing time.

Command of the Oceans


Click on the different attractions on the map to find out more! Click here for further information on No.1 Smithery Click here for further information on The Railway Workshop Picnic & Play Click here to learn all about the Ropery Click here to find out about our fantastic Hearts of Oak Interactive Exhibition Click here to find out about the RNLI's historic lifeboat collection The Dockyard Shop The Wheelwrights' Restaurant Click here for further information on 3 Slip – The BIG Space Click here to learn about the Three Historic Warships Click here to find out about Steam, Steel & Submarines

Please be aware the pets are allowed on site but must be kept on a lead at all times and they are not allowed in galleries.

Safe Hands Mobility Wheelchairs

We are pleased to announce that we now have a fleet of wheelchairs which can be used around our site by our visitors, kindly provided by Safe Hands Mobility, a family business offering an unrivalled range of products and exceptional levels of service for the mobility impaired in Kent and the South East.

The Historic Dockyard, Chatham, Kent ME4 4TE, England

Info Line: +44 (0)1634 823807 Trust Office: +44 (0)1634 823800 Fax: +44 (0)1634 823801

Fully Accredited Museum - Registered as a Charity No. 292101