The Historic Dockyard Chatham

Medway Towns

Type:Historic Site

Dock Road, Chatham, Kent, ME4 4TZ

Tel: 01634 823800

The Historic Dockyard Chatham

About

Step into the heart of Chatham’s legendary ship building heritage and return to the ‘Age of Sail’, when the Dockyard built mighty ships that won command of the world’s oceans.

 

Events and exhibitions

The Historic Dockyard Chatham has a programme of events and activities that changes throughout the seasons. Please visit the website for the latest programme. Annual events include Salute to the ‘40s and the Festival of Steam & Transport.

 

Attractions

Peer through the periscope of a Cold War Submarine, command the bridge of a WWII Destroyer and ring the ship’s bell aboard a Victorian Sloop. Delve into the award-winning Command of the Oceans gallery and discover how ships, like Nelson’s HMS Victory were designed and built; explore RNLI Historic Lifeboats and experience life as a Victorian ropemaker – all within 35 miles from central London.

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Adult ticket£22.00 per ticket
Additional Family Child£9.50 per ticket
Child 5 - 15£13.00 per ticket
Family 2+2 or 1+3£58.00 per ticket
Senior Citizens, Ex-services, HM Forces with ID£19.50 per ticket

All tickets are valid for 12 months from the date of issue.

Facilities

Accessibility

  • Guide Dogs Permitted
  • Parking Areas for Disabled Visitors
  • Toilets for Disabled Visitors

Catering

  • On-Site cafe/restaurant
  • Picnic Site

Establishment Features

  • Dogs Accepted - on a lead
  • Toilets

Payment Methods

  • American Express accepted
  • Delta accepted
  • Maestro Accepted
  • MasterCard accepted
  • Visa accepted

Provider Preferences

  • In town/city centre
  • Outdoor Attraction

Specialist Features

  • Family Fun
  • Marketed Towards Children
  • Marketed Towards Families
  • Marketed Towards Senior Citizens

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Map & Directions

Awards

  • Tourism South East Award -2011/12 Large Visitor Attraction of the Year Gold Award 2011/12 Large Visitor Attraction of the Year Gold Award 2011
  • Visit England Awards -VisitEngland Visitor Attraction - Gold 2017 VisitEngland Visitor Attraction - Gold 2017 2018
  • Regional and Miscellaneous -Tourism South East Member 2019 Tourism South East Member 2019 2019

Opening Times

Open (1 Jan 2020 - 26 Nov 2020)

* For seasonal opening times please visit www.thedockyard.co.uk
We shut for Christmas but are available for events etc

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