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The Historic Dockyard Chatham

Church Lane, Chatham ME4 4TZ, England
+44 1634 823800
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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%
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Church Lane, Chatham ME4 4TZ, England
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Reviewed July 28, 2016

We chose not to go in to this attraction as it was £60 or £65 to go in for a family of 4. My husband was unhappy with the pricing and spoke to the cashier about his reason for wanting to go in, which was...More

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

Dear Mysticlaydeee, Thank you for taking the time to review your experience this week at The Historic Dockyard Chatham. For clarification, the 'kids go free' promotion that we are running during the summer holidays is an exclusive on line offer which gives free entry for...More

Reviewed July 27, 2016 via mobile

I don't normally enjoy days out to historical museums, but Chatham dockyard is fantastic, even for younger children as there are a lot of new hands on stations in the museums and an inside and outdoor play area too, so it doesn't even have to...More

Thank kaff18
Historic C, Public Relations Manager at The Historic Dockyard Chatham, responded to this reviewResponded July 29, 2016

Dear kaff18, Many thanks for the 5* review of your visit to The Historic Dockyard Chatham this week. How wonderful to read that you had such an amazing day here, despite the fact you don’t usually enjoy historical museums ...our new Command of the Oceans...More

Reviewed July 27, 2016 via mobile

It's been a few years since we have been, and it has been revamped again. The entrance to the site has been beautifully done. There is loads to see, we were there for over 4 hours and didn't cover all the areas. I particularly liked...More

Thank George c
Historic C, Public Relations Manager at The Historic Dockyard Chatham, responded to this reviewResponded July 29, 2016

Dear George c, Many thanks for the 5* review of your visit to The Historic Dockyard Chatham this week. It’s great to read that you particularly liked HMS Cavalier (a firm favourite with our visitors!) and think our new entrance has been beautifully done –...More

Reviewed July 26, 2016 via mobile

Love this place! Have come here for many years. My children,2 of whom have special needs, love it here. I can't say a bad word about it. Highly recommend it!More

Thank Laura S
Historic C, Public Relations Manager at The Historic Dockyard Chatham, responded to this reviewResponded July 29, 2016

Dear Laura S, Thank you for the 5* review of your latest visit to The Historic Dockyard Chatham. It’s so pleasing to read that you’ve been coming here for many years with your children and that you clearly all have such a wonderful time here!...More

Reviewed July 26, 2016

Was an ok experience. Been on boats/ships before so it wasn't like WOW to me. Probably great for kids/adults who are interested in history and maritime. Still, good experience. Abit too pricey in my opinion.More

Thank Vera TSL D
Historic C, Public Relations Manager at The Historic Dockyard Chatham, responded to this reviewResponded July 29, 2016

Dear Vera TSL D, Thank you for the review of your recent visit to The Historic Dockyard Chatham - we’re pleased to hear that overall, you had a good experience on the day of your visit. As well as all things history and maritime, our...More

Reviewed July 26, 2016

We first visited the Historic Dockyard in 2010 when we moved to Kent and in the last 6 years have been regular visitors. The number of exhibitions has increased considerably and the Dockyard is now far too large to enjoy in one day. That being...More

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

Dear fussyfemaleKent, Many thanks for the comprehensive 5* review of your latest visit to The Historic Dockyard Chatham – it’s wonderful to read that you have been regular visitors for 6 years and you think that we are going from strength to strength - you...More

Reviewed July 26, 2016 via mobile

For anybody even with the smallest interest in the sea and our naval history this is a must with a chance to visit a World War Two destroyer and a Cold War era submarine.The history of shipbuilding for the Royal Navy from pre HMS Victory...More

Thank Chris K
Historic C, Public Relations Manager at The Historic Dockyard Chatham, responded to this reviewResponded July 29, 2016

Dear Chris K, Thank you for reviewing your recent visit to The Historic Dockyard Chatham. You’ve summed us up really well …we welcome thousands of visitors every year, some with limited interest in maritime heritage when they arrive but are soon captivated by the intriguing...More

Reviewed July 25, 2016

Married on the HMS Gannet in June 2008 and people still talk about our wedding day. Often we hear how it was the best wedding they ever went to. After the Ceremony on the boat, the guests were free to roam around the Dockyard and...More

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

Dear cakilmister, Many thanks for the 5* review of your wedding on HMS Gannet and reception at Commissioner’s House, here at The Historic Dockyard Chatham - it sounds as if your special day was perfect in every sense. Eight years on, and we are still...More

Reviewed July 25, 2016 via mobile

An amazing place with lots to see and do, whether staying for the whole day or just an hour.Having annual tickets and living very close, it is great to be able to pop down for a short while to see the exhibitions that are on...More

Thank caroline l
Reviewed July 24, 2016 via mobile

Me and the wife. Had a tour of the Sub and the Ships .wot a great place to visit lots to do and see .me being a Tug Master I found it very intresting .spent 3 hours there will have to come and spend another...More

Thank Raymond W
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Response from Csorways | Reviewed this property |
It's 15%, we got it off a a family ticket. There is a promotions page on the Dockyard website which confirms it :)
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Hi. You can get 15% off your ticket price providing you can show your English Heritage card on arrival. However if you book your tickets on-line you can (at the moment) get 20% off your tickets. But beleive this is a... More
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Response from Christopher B | Reviewed this property |
There are many places where a single or a group can find a seat with a table or just the seat. No one will bother you.
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