We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

The Historic Dockyard Chatham

Church Lane, Chatham ME4 4TZ, England
+44 1634 823800
Website
Save
Book In Advance
More Info
USD 29.52*
and up
The Historic Dockyard Chatham Annual Ticket
More Info
USD 22.81*
and up
Call the Midwife Location Tour in Chatham
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
More
Steeped in history, The Historic Dockyard Chatham is home to historic warships, a working Ropery, museum galleries and hundreds of compelling stories.
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good22%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“rope making” (178 reviews)
“submarine tour” (110 reviews)
“hms ocelot” (72 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
Hours Today: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
LOCATION
Church Lane, Chatham ME4 4TZ, England
CONTACT
Website
+44 1634 823800
Write a Review
Reviews (1,869)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

361 - 370 of 1,840 reviews

Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

My girlfriend and I visited with some friends for my birthday. The revival festival was most enjoyable with lots of stalls selling retro clothing and collectibles. But the best thing for me was the selection of food carts available. The event had been run very...More

Thank Keith C
Historic C, Public Relations Manager at The Historic Dockyard Chatham, responded to this reviewResponded 19 December 2016

Dear Keith C Thank you for your review from your recent visit to The Historic Dockyard Chatham, This event was run by another organisation, but we are pleased to hear you had a good time. Next time, please feel free to pop in and pay...More

Reviewed 29 November 2016

We've just travelled all the way from the South Midlands for a long weekend and a second visit this year ...with free entry, as the ticket allows unlimited access for a year from purchase. We love historical exploration and the combination of so many exhibitions...More

Thank heckmotor
Historic C, Public Relations Manager at The Historic Dockyard Chatham, responded to this reviewResponded 19 December 2016

Dear heckmotor Thank you for your 5* review from your latest visit to The Historic Dockyard Chatham. We're so pleased to hear that you have been making good use of your ticket! Thank you for your kind comments reg our staff, we will pass this...More

Reviewed 27 November 2016

So much to see here. I went on a school visit with 60 children. Good value for money especially as if you pay for one entrance you will be able to visit as many times as you like for the next year. I particularly enjoyed...More

Thank KateSmith47
Historic C, Public Relations Manager at The Historic Dockyard Chatham, responded to this reviewResponded 29 November 2016

Dear KateSmith47 Thank you for your review from your recent visit to The Historic Dockyard Chatham, We're so pleased you enjoyed your time here and were able to explore HM Ocelot and our temporary exhibition - Pole of Cold! It's great that you feel its...More

Reviewed 27 November 2016

The dockyard has been developing steadily over the last 20 years or so. Well worth a visit with a really interesting diversity of different displays, ships and buildings. Don't take the annual membership, probably not worth it.More

Thank ahreeds
Historic C, Public Relations Manager at The Historic Dockyard Chatham, responded to this reviewResponded 29 November 2016

Dear ahreeds Thank you for your review from your recent visit to The Historic Dockyard Chatham. We are pleased to hear that you feel we have developed over the years - especially this year with our new Command of the Oceans interactive exhibition. With an...More

Reviewed 22 November 2016 via mobile

Another successful visit to learn more about WW2. Submarine, warship and air raid shelter experiences are all well led by dockyard staff. Would recommend and no doubt will return again with next year's cohort.More

Thank Need_more_free_time
Historic C, Public Relations Manager at The Historic Dockyard Chatham, responded to this reviewResponded 29 November 2016

Dear Need_more_free_time Thank you for your 5* review from your recent visit to The Historic Dockyard Chatham. It's great to hear you enjoyed your time here and it sounds like you have been before which is great! We look forward to welcome you next year...More

Reviewed 21 November 2016

Bought tickets online day before to save a bit of money. Directions adequate but you need to pay attention. Car park big, entrance new and attractive. Staff most helpful in trying to meet your individual needs. We'll be back to do the ropery, see the...More

Thank Aldesh1
Historic C, Public Relations Manager at The Historic Dockyard Chatham, responded to this reviewResponded 29 November 2016

Dear Aldesh1 Thank you for your 5* review from your recent visit to The Historic Dockyard Chatham, We're so pleased to hear that you enjoyed your time here and you explored HM Ocelot! Thank you for your kind words regarding our staff - we hope...More

Reviewed 19 November 2016

A destroyer and a submarine to walk around. A working ropery where you get to make your own piece of rope. Film site for Call the Midwife. An exhibition showing the development of the dockyard. Something for every age. You could go there several times...More

1  Thank meiaruite
Historic C, Public Relations Manager at The Historic Dockyard Chatham, responded to this reviewResponded 29 November 2016

Dear meiaruite Thank you for your 5* review from your recent visit to The Historic Dockyard Chatham, With an 80 acre site, 4 major museum galleries, temporary exhibition programme and activities in holiday times - there's always so much to explore! Thank you for your...More

Reviewed 18 November 2016 via mobile

Love this place love performing at salute to the 40s love my job ! Venue is amazing so much to see and do ! Must for the family!

Thank Madeline B
Historic C, Public Relations Manager at The Historic Dockyard Chatham, responded to this reviewResponded 29 November 2016

Dear Madeline B Thank you for your 5* review from your recent visit to The Historic Dockyard Chatham. We really enjoy having you here for our Salute to the '40s event - we look forward to welcoming you back again in 2017!

Reviewed 15 November 2016

This was something we had wanted to do for ages and although the weather was not favourable we made the best of it. We were luck in being to get a two for one offer on the tickets. Look out for other deals as well....More

Thank Stewartl
Historic C, Public Relations Manager at The Historic Dockyard Chatham, responded to this reviewResponded 16 November 2016

Dear Stewartl Thank you for your 5* review from your recent visit to The Historic Dockyard Chatham, We are pleased you were able to enjoy your visit here despite the weather! Yes your photograph is taken upon arrival when purchasing your tickets, for security reasons....More

Reviewed 15 November 2016

My wife and I have just spent the last two days exploring probably the best historical site we have ever been too. I have often seen Chatham Dockyard advertised as a place to visit but I was not prepared for just how good it was....More

Thank ronniespeller
Historic C, Public Relations Manager at The Historic Dockyard Chatham, responded to this reviewResponded 16 November 2016

Dear ronniespeller Thank you for your 5* review from your recent visit to The Historic Dockyard Chatham. We're very pleased to hear how impressed you are of this attraction and our staff. It's also great to hear that you found our site wheelchair friendly and...More

Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
The Tudor Rose
379 reviews
1.07 km away
Cool Beans Coffee & Bistro
74 reviews
.57 km away
Villagio Ristorante
375 reviews
.58 km away
Boomers
148 reviews
.59 km away
Nearby Attractions
Royal Engineers Museum
185 reviews
.78 km away
Fort Amherst
247 reviews
1.12 km away
Upnor Castle
293 reviews
1.14 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Nicky B
16 September 2017|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from Historic C | Property representative |
Dear Nicky B, Tickets can be bought in person, on the phone or for a discounted price online from our website. I hope this helps and you have a lovely visit!
1
Vote
david h
28 July 2017|
AnswerShow all 6 answers
Response from Helen J | Reviewed this property |
There is an open car park as well as a covered.
0
Votes
kimmy12CambridgeUK
18 April 2017|
AnswerShow all 6 answers
Response from Kathleen C | Reviewed this property |
Hello, visited Chatham Dock Yard with a group, suggest you contact them by telephone and ask if you can mix the transaction. Hope this helps...K
0
Votes