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The Historic Dockyard Chatham

The Historic Dockyard Chatham

Summary

Get to Chatham from Canterbury in less than an hour and delve in to 400 years of history at the most complete Dockyard of the age of sail in the world.

It's a unique destination that celebrates Great Britain's magnicifent maritime past and unmatched contribution to the Royal Navy's shipbuilding excellence that led to worldwide command of the oceans.

Discover how ships, including HMS Victory, were designed and built in our award-winning Command of the Oceans gallery. Immerse yourself in the vivid Hearts of oak audio-visual gallery and explore four superb new interactive galleries.

Today Chatham is the only one of the is the only one of the original four Royal Navy Ropeyards to remain in operation, and still made on the Ropewalk today, you can come and look for yourself via guided tours and demos, and even purchase a rope gift!

All this and so much more included in your entry ticket!

What you need to know
Opening times
Day Opening times
Monday 10am to 4pm (10am to 6pm 25 March to 27 October)
Tuesday 10am to 4pm (10am to 6pm 25 March to 27 October)
Wednesday 10am to 4pm (10am to 6pm 25 March to 27 October)
Thursday 10am to 4pm (10am to 6pm 25 March to 27 October)
Friday 10am to 4pm (10am to 6pm 25 March to 27 October)
Saturday 10am to 4pm (10am to 6pm 25 March to 27 October)
Sunday 10am to 4pm (10am to 6pm 25 March to 27 October)
Location

The Historic Dockyard, Chatham, ME4 4TE