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HMS Trincomalee

Closed Now: 11:00 - 16:00
Open today: 11:00 - 16:00
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Great day out!

Excellent place for a visit. Educational as well as interesting! Shops are particularly good... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
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Great and Interesting Boat. Able to get around much of the boat, Some Disability Access... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Bristol, United Kingdom
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Launched in 1817, HMS Trincomalee is the oldest warship afloat in Europe.
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Jackson Dock | The National Museum of the Royal Navy Hartlepool, Hartlepool TS24 0SQ, England
+44 1429 860077
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All reviews well worth a visit all ages fighting ships captain's cabin mind your head historic quay low beams cannon firing naval history watch your head value for money excellent attraction top deck hartlepool museum royal navy interactive displays children and adults
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Excellent place for a visit. Educational as well as interesting! Shops are particularly good, showing real items from long ago!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank LibbyDee0
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great and Interesting Boat. Able to get around much of the boat, Some Disability Access. Interesting Exhibits and signage and good staff

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank scott1barden
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We very much enjoyed our trip today. The guided tour of the ship was very informative. Always wondered why a toilet on a ship is known as ‘the head’. The demonstration of the muskets and cannon was impressive as was the rope making. We spent...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 251AlanM251
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A good historic day out. Get your timings right and do the different guided tours it will make your day even more interesting. The hour long tour on board the HMS Trincomalee is the highlight of the day make sure to do this.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Petersun55
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited principally to visit the restored ship but actually also enjoyed the additional exhibitions around the historic dock. They were informative, well presented and accessible. The tour of the ship was lively, well paced and, again, informative. A very enjoyable day.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank BikerWise
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Well worth a visit if in the area with your family .Discover great history on board the HMS Trincomalee.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Aidyturbo
Reviewed 9 November 2018 via mobile

My daughter and I visited today and thoroughly enjoyed the visit. The gentleman who showed us around the ship definately knew his stuff. We learned loads of history about phrases still used today. He was very professional. It is like stepping back in time. The...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Helen A
Reviewed 9 November 2018

This excellent museum is only hidden by the fact that Hartlepool isn't the first tourist destination you would think of in the North East. We only stumbled across it because we were making our first visit to Hartlepool to see Chesterfield play football there. The...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Robert L
Reviewed 5 November 2018

Very interesting experience and well worth a visit. It was a little cold which dampened spirits a little. A warm day would have been better.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank PauloTaberini
Reviewed 23 October 2018

Well worth a visit, the boat is interesting in it's self and the surrounding building's have a good selections of displays both fpr adults and children.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 533MikeB
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27 August 2018|
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Response from Wendy R | Property representative |
Hi tickets can be purchased on line through The National Museum of the Royal Navy Hartlepool website.
5 November 2017|
Response from tweedsider | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is