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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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“rope making” (186 reviews)
“submarine tour” (100 reviews)
“hms ocelot” (71 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 18:00
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Church Lane, Chatham ME4 4TZ, England
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+44 1634 823800
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Reviewed 3 November 2016

The Dockyard makes a great day out, we visited as a group of parents, teenagers and grandparents and everyone found the high quality displays and experiences very enjoyable. We particularly liked the Submarine tour and the Rope workshop where Vicky brought the ancient art to...More

Thank 4_Wandering_Walkers
Historic C, Public Relations Manager at The Historic Dockyard Chatham, responded to this reviewResponded 7 November 2016

Dear 4_Wandering_Walkers Thank you for your 5* review from your recent visit to The Historic Dockyard Chatham. We're so pleased that we were able to entertain all of your family and that you all enjoyed your time here. Our tours of HM Ocelot & The...More

Reviewed 3 November 2016

What a wonderful place to visit! An enormous site that is packed with exhibitions, tours, information and friendly staff who are both knowledgeable and welcoming. The Ropery tour was brilliant - our guide put herself totally into the role and provided information about rope making...More

Thank Heyer100
Historic C, Public Relations Manager at The Historic Dockyard Chatham, responded to this reviewResponded 7 November 2016

Dear Heyer100 Thank you for your 5* review from your recent visit to The Historic Dockyard Chatham. Thank you for your kind words regarding our staff, it's great to hear they impressed you and the Ropery guide made the Ropery experience for you. Yes our...More

Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

Excellent place to visit and a full day out. Really knowledgeable staff who go out of their way to help, inform and immerse you in the experience of an old historic dockyard. The Ropery is really interesting and would probably be even better on a...More

Thank PHILb1247
Historic C, Public Relations Manager at The Historic Dockyard Chatham, responded to this reviewResponded 7 November 2016

Dear PHILb1247 Thank you for your 5* review from your recent visit to The Historic Dockyard Chatham, Great to hear that you were impressed with our staff and it made you experience here and you enjoyed The Ropery! Yes you can climb on-board our 3...More

Reviewed 2 November 2016

We went to the very large site on Sunday and had a wonderful time but did not get to see everything so we went back on Monday .The lady who took us round the 1-30pm ropery tour was fabulous ,we were only a small group...More

1  Thank patricia g
Historic C, Public Relations Manager at The Historic Dockyard Chatham, responded to this reviewResponded 7 November 2016

Dear Patricia g Thank you for your 5* review from your recent visit to The Historic Dockyard Chatham. It's great to hear that you came back the next day to finish off exploring here! We're so glad you enjoyed the Ropery - it is one...More

Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

Pricey as others have said but there are lots of things to see and do and it's brilliant for kids. A highlight for me was the guided tour of the rope works which was hilarious as well as interesting. The visit to the submarine Ocelot...More

Thank McC16
Historic C, Public Relations Manager at The Historic Dockyard Chatham, responded to this reviewResponded 2 November 2016

Dear McC16 Thank you for your review from your recent visit to The Historic Dokcyard Chatham, We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed our Ropery - can you believe that it is nearly 400 years old! It sounds like you were able to pack...More

Reviewed 1 November 2016

It is a very large site but it is easy to get around. So much to see and do it means that you should spend at least 2 days there if not more. The entry price seems a bit steep but it does last for...More

Thank SargonPeterborough
Historic C, Public Relations Manager at The Historic Dockyard Chatham, responded to this reviewResponded 2 November 2016

Dear SargonPeterborough Thank you for your 5* review from your recent visit to The Historic Dockyard Chatham, It's great to hear that you managed to go on both of the tours - can you believe the Ropery is almost 400 years old! Yes our tickets...More

Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

Never been before today. Must say had a very pleasant time,Myself and 6year old daughter made a pumpkin carvin. Staff was very pleasant too. Thank you. Shall deffo come back in the near future.More

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

Dear Lois M Thank you for your review from your recent visit to The Historic Dockyard Chatham, Great to hear that you both enjoyed the pumpkin carving activities and that you were impressed with our staff too. Please keep an eye out for our other...More

Reviewed 31 October 2016

Great place to visit the ticket last all year. Just as well it took two days to walk around and see the attractions.More

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

Dear Barry S Thank you for your 5* review from your recent visit to The Historic Dockyard Chatham. Great to hear that you have found the ticket good value for money and that you were here for 2 days! With an 80 acre site, there...More

Reviewed 31 October 2016

This is a fascinating site with what are in fact several museums ll together under one concern. We knew there was a lot to see and were some of the first visitors in having booked online. We left at 4.45 15mins before the scheduled closure...More

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

Dear MarpleTraveller Thank you for your 5* review from your recent visit to The Historic Dockyard Chatham. So pleased to hear you had a great time here - sound's like you were able to pack a lot in! It's also pleasing to hear that you...More

Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

Visit dockside when they put on there annual display and tribute to the last world war. Shows out on vary with singing on stage and to be honest lots for all. A real must if you into army vehicles.also a war demo which is great.also...More

Thank eyelike2chat
Historic C, Public Relations Manager at The Historic Dockyard Chatham, responded to this reviewResponded 1 November 2016

Dear eyelike2chat Thank you for your review from your recent visit to The Historic Dockyard Chatham, We're pleased to hear that you enjoyed our Salute to the '40s weekend - we hope to welcome you back again next year!

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Nicky B
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Response from fairweatherwalker350 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry don't know as it was a gift. If you look at their website it has all the prices, including family tickets etc
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david h
28 July 2017|
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Response from Helen J | Reviewed this property |
There is an open car park as well as a covered.
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kimmy12CambridgeUK
17 April 2017|
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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
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