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HMS Trincomalee

Closed Now: 11:00 - 16:00
Open today: 11:00 - 16:00
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Fun Day Out

Very interesting loads to learn was more than expected to see and do inside, cafe was lovely. Wish... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
natashal277
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Hartlepool, United Kingdom
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excellent

called in doing the tourist visit, what an amazing ship , got there just in time for the tour they... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
stephenkG7752ZL
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Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
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Launched in 1817, HMS Trincomalee is the oldest warship afloat in Europe.
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Hours Today: 11:00 - 16:00
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Jackson Dock | The National Museum of the Royal Navy Hartlepool, Hartlepool TS24 0SQ, England
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All reviews well worth a visit all ages captain's cabin fighting ships mind your head cannon firing watch your head value for money guided tour restored ship excellent attraction top deck royal navy hartlepool museum interactive displays children and adults maritime history
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Very interesting loads to learn was more than expected to see and do inside, cafe was lovely. Wish we had got to see the gun go off but will deffo make time on the next visit!

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank natashal277
Wendy R, Manager at HMS Trincomalee, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for your review, with our annual ticket you can return many times within the year. Hope you can visit again soon.

Reviewed 1 week ago

called in doing the tourist visit, what an amazing ship , got there just in time for the tour they do that was very informative staff were very good, also go to see teh demonstration of the firing the muscat and cannon which was good...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank stephenkG7752ZL
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fantastic, staff brilliant and overall a great place to go I have put a longer review on the Royal Navy website, which is where this ship is

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Debbra250951
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We all attended earlier today even on a cold February day The staff were fabulous and also extremely helpful with regards my disability. We all thoroughly enjoyed ourselves.. including a nervous 3 year old boy Thanks for the lovely day and good luck for the...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Gill S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I've been to the museum for the first time today . Found the visit very interesting and informative. All the staff very helpful and friendly . Definitely will return with grandchildren .

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank JSJSJRS
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I visited the ship recently after having not visited for several years. I did not expect to get on board HMS Trincomalee which was built in 1817, as I expected the ship itself to be closed, however it was not. I really enjoyed going to...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank victorian986
Reviewed 11 February 2019

Guided tour was informative and fun. Historical shops around the quayside was very well done and gave a glimpse into a past way of life.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Susan H
Reviewed 3 February 2019

We were just 3 of a few people visiting the snow and cold must have put people off. But the welcome from staff was warming and the tour of the ship was excellent although we didn’t get on the upper deck the rest of the...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Brian E
Reviewed 3 February 2019

My grand daughter loves this museum we go around it every few months, she is 5 years old and foe a child to want to go to a museum says it all. There are outside facilities to eat your own food as well as a...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank antmoss44
Reviewed 28 January 2019 via mobile

We had a guided tour of the HMS Trincomalee. It was very interesting and knowledgeable. I learned a lot from the tour and the guide answered every question. There were a few children on our tour and they had a great time. The ticket you...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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queen018
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Response from Cherry H | Reviewed this property |
I'm sorry I don't know, I went in on the day.
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