- Museums and Art Galleries
- Railway and Transport Attractions
Suitable for all ages
Venue type: Indoor, Outdoor
The Historic Dockyard Chatham has a fantastic range of attractions, iconic buildings and historic ships to explore with your family of little historians.
Home to rope making for almost 400 years it's your turn to make rope like the Victorians on the Victorian Ropery Tour. From a Cold Water submarine to a Victorian sloop the 3 historic warships will have you setting sail on a historical adventure like no other. Command the Ocean and explore the Age of Sail galleries through an immersive and interactive experience that the kids are certain to love. Head off for story time at the No.1 Smithery where you will unearth incredible tales of the past through objects, paintings and play.
Let the kids let off some steam in one of the many play areas. Run, jump and hide in the outdoor play area. Or scramble your way through the soft play indoor area. The beautiful garden space is an ideal setting to enjoy a tasty picnic full of tasty treats. Or visit the brand new mess dock for some tasty fish & chips and other delicious classics.
- Historic Warships
- Victorian Ropery Tour
- Tasty Food at the Mess Dock
- Restaurant Onsite
- Snacks Available
- Picnics Allowed
- Wheelchair Friendly
- Toilets Available
- Baby Changing Available
- Disabled Toilets Available
- Parking Available On-site
- Pushchair Friendly
Getting There and Contact Information
Chatham, Kent, ME8 4TZ, England
Standard Opening Times and Pricing
11th February - 25th March 2017: Monday to Sunday 10:00 - 16:00
26th March - 28th October 2017: Monday to Sunday 10:00 - 18:00
29th October - 26th November 2017: Monday to Sunday 10:00 - 16:00
Kids (5-15): £14.00
Family from £63.00
All areas are accessible to wheelchair users apart from the submarine and WW2 destroyer.