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The Historic Dockyard Chatham

Medway Towns

Type:Historic Site

Dock Road, Chatham, Kent, ME4 4TZ

Tel: 01634 823800

The Historic Dockyard Chatham


The Historic Dockyard Chatham is one of Britain's leading maritime heritage destinations and the world's most complete dockyard from the Age of Sail.

Events and exhibitions

Tickets are valid for a whole year, enabling you to enjoy an enthralling programme of events, temporary exhibitions - including 'Exploring Antarctica' - and family discovery trails and activities.


Just 35 miles from central London, discover how ships, including HMS Victory, were designed and built.  Climb aboard a sloop, a destroyer and a submarine.  Get hands-on in the Ropery, where rigging for HMS Victory was made and where rope is still made today.  Explore galleries that unfurl the secrets of Great Britain’s magnificent maritime past and its command of the oceans.

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.



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


  • 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


Map & Directions


  • 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 2019 - 26 Nov 2019)

* For seasonal opening times please visit
We shut for Christmas but are available for events etc

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