Collections & Exhibitions

HMS Caroline

The last survivor of the Battle of Jutland is being preserved for future generations to act as a living memorial to the lives of those who died. 

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See what changes are taking place when making an enquiry and what new ways we're introducing to get you closer to our curatorial services. Take a look at our free resources in the information bank and how to order photographic collections from our print on demand catalogue.

LCT 7074

LCT 7074, the last Second World War Landing Craft (Tank) in the UK and one of the last in the world, and a campaign veteran of the D-Day landings has been saved with the support of a £916,149 grant from the National Memorial Heritage Fund to the National Museum of the Royal Navy.  

Monitor HMS M33

The sole remaining British veteran of the 1915 Gallipoli Campaign and the only British warship from the First World War that opened to the public during the centenary year.

HMS - Hear My Story

HMS – Hear My Story is a major exhibition situated in the Babcock Galleries at the National Museum of the Royal Navy in Portsmouth Historic Dockyard. It tells the undiscovered stories from the ordinary men, women and ships which have made the Navy‘s amazing history over the last 100 years, the century of greatest change.

The New Royal Marines Museum

Discover what plans are afoot for the new Royal Marines Museum and how you can help make it a reality. 

Action Stations

Jump, roll and climb your way to fun at Action Stations - the perfect day out for all the family. 

Royal Navy Submarine Museum

Discover the story of the Royal Navy under the sea at The Royal Navy Submarine Museum in Gosport and go onboard HMS Alliance. Explore Silent and Secret, a new exhibition detailing the hidden stories of the Royal Navy Submarine Service. 

Explosion Museum of Naval Firepower

For the perfect day out in Gosport, visit Explosion Museum of Naval Firepower and learn about munitions, torpedoes and missiles from the last 200 years.

The National Museum of the Royal Navy Hartlepool

Sail away on an adventure aboard HMS Trincomalee, the oldest ship afloat in Europe. 

LCT 7074

Discover the story of Landing Craft Tank 7074 (LCT 7074) and our fundraising goal. 

HMS Hermes returning from the Falklands