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HMS Victory, Portsmouth

4.6
#3 of 18 in Museums in Portsmouth
Relive life on HMS Victory, the world's oldest commissioned warship. Take a tour through the decks, galley, and the admiral's living quarters. Learn about the sleeping and eating conditions of the crewmembers on a ship that saw action during the American War of Independence, the French Revolutionary War, and the Napoleonic Wars. See eight of the original guns used during the Battle of Trafalgar and the site where Vice-Admiral Horatio Nelson fell. Book your tour timeslot ahead of time to avoid waiting around. Add HMS Victory to your Portsmouth travel itinerary, and discover new vacation ideas by using our Portsmouth online tour planner .
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  • A very worthwhile attraction. Had a guided tour with Steven who was very knowledgable. He managed to keep the whole party entertained including young children. The heavens had opened before and during...  more »
  • Anyone with even the remotest spark for things historical MUST take time out to visit Victory. This is surely the best preserved ikon of our military past. It is difficult to think of anything that so...  more »
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  • Visited HMS victory as part of day visit to the historic dockyard. There are so many things to see and squeeze into a day. It's probably best to do it over two days. If you live locally you can come back many times as your ticket lasts for a year. Over all really interesting attractions covering the royal navy through the years. Highly recommend
  • This is an amazing ship! It really allows your imagination to take you back in time and really see what a difficult life it would have been on a ship like this. To be able to walk where admiral Nelson has walked is just amazing. If you like history I would highly recommend visiting this place
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