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The Historic Dockyard Chatham

Church Lane, Chatham ME4 4TZ, England
+44 1634 823800
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US$30.25*
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Call the Midwife Location Tour in Chatham
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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 6 November 2016

Just returned from trip to Chatham Docks & Call the Midwife tour. It was cold this time of the year, need to do the interactive walk through experience which is really well done showing the history of the docks and boat building. The midwife tour...More

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

Dear Lichlady Thank you for your review from your recent visit to The Historic Dockyard Chatham. We are pleased you enjoyed our new Command of The Oceans interactive gallery and found the Call the Midwife tour interesting! Glad you were able to warm up with...More

Reviewed 5 November 2016

Five hours and we still didn't feel like we'd covered everything, would highly recommend the Rope Tour, the most entertaining talk/walk on a dubious subject. The submarine tour is not to be missed, all the guides were very knowledgeable and all delivered with interestMore

Thank 10ymg10
Historic C, Public Relations Manager at The Historic Dockyard Chatham, responded to this reviewResponded 7 November 2016

Dear 10ymg10 Thank you for your 5* review from your recent visit to The Historic Dockyard Chatham. We're pleased to hear you enjoyed both tours of The Ropery & HM Ocelot. With over 80 acres to explore here, it's not possible to fit it all...More

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

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Nicky B
16 September 2017|
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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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