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Address: | Victory Gate, Historic Dockyard, Portsmouth PO1 3QX, England
Phone Number: +44 23 9277 8600
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As you arrive at Portsmouth Historic Dockyard, the stunning sleek, black...

As you arrive at Portsmouth Historic Dockyard, the stunning sleek, black lines of Britain's first iron-hulled, armoured warship, take your breath away.

Warrior, launched in 1860, was the pride of Queen Victoria's fleet. Powered by steam and sail, she was the largest, fastest and most powerful ship of her day and had a profound effect on naval architecture. Warrior was, in her time, the ultimate deterrent. Yet within a few years she was obsolete.

Restored and back at home in Portsmouth, Warrior now serves as a ship museum, monument, visitor attraction, private venue and more. Open all year round, we invite you to experience her for yourself.

Open daily from 10.00am except 24th, 25th & 26th December

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This ship can be explored at your own leisure, unlike the HMS Victory where you have to go on an escorted tour but there are ex sailors on board who are very willing to answer... read more

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Purley, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

This ship can be explored at your own leisure, unlike the HMS Victory where you have to go on an escorted tour but there are ex sailors on board who are very willing to answer questions and provided fascinating facts about the ship.

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Steyning, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

We weren't expecting this to be so brilliant. Sail and steam all in one! And you can book a wedding here - how cool is that?

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

A visit to the warrior gives a great insight into what life was like on a baby shop in this period and life at sea in general.

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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

You must visit even if you are not that into history the Warrior will draw you in. Well preserved and great staff. Could spend all day aboard.

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London
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The Gates to the Warrior were shut so we could not get close, I read up on this ship before going, it was built in 1860 after many years it was retired and became a floating Harbour up North for many years, fortunately it was rescued by the Royal Navy and completely rebuilt to it's original splender.

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Thank RonGLondon
Peacehaven, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Living history, seeing is believing, the ship was really looked after the restoration must have been amazing to work on, excellent memorial to all those men that lived and worked on the ship

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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

This really is a great attraction to visit young or old I would highly recommend it steeped in history and an amazing sight We will definitely return Have been to a private function here a few times also on "the gun deck". Very good

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Uckfield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Wow what an enjoyable time we had at the dockyard going on Hms warrior, very interesting, friendly and very knowledgable staff that have a real passion for the work they do. A must visit.

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Gosport, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

This is a lovely ship and well worth the visit. The staff on board are very knowledgable about the history of the ship and are keen to help wherever they can

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Gosport, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

brilliant day out, lots of stairs, but well worth the effort, so glad i did it, very authentic, lots of info and items of interest

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