Trip Planner:   Europe  /  UK  /  England  /  Hampshire  /  Portsmouth  /  HMS Victory

HMS Victory, Portsmouth

4.6
Specialty Museum · Museum
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.
Create an itinerary including HMS Victory
© OpenMapTiles © OpenStreetMap contributors

HMS Victory reviews

Rate this attraction
TripAdvisor traveler rating
TripAdvisor traveler rating 4.5
3,318 reviews
Google
4.7
TripAdvisor
  • This is certainly a must see for anyone visiting Portsmouth, The ship was in outstanding condition and literally gleamed. What a fantastic job the site teams make of maintaining this for future...  more »
  • As King Henry V111's flagship this is Britain's and probably the world's most famous warship. A word of warning the headroom on board is just over 4 feet. So mind your head !!!  more »
Google
  • 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

Plan your trip to Portsmouth

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day by day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Popular things to do in Portsmouth

See all ›
4.7
Duration: 2 hours
4.8
Duration: 1h 30 min
4.3
Duration: 2 hours
4.8
Duration: 2 hours

Side trips from Portsmouth

4.0
Duration: 2 hours
4.6
Duration: 2 hours
4.5
Duration: 8 hours
4.9
Duration: 6 hours

Hidden gems in Portsmouth

4.7
Duration: 2 hours
5.0
Duration: 2 hours
5.0
Duration: 2 hours
5.0
Duration: 2 hours

Museums in Portsmouth

See all ›
4.4
Duration: 1h 30 min
4.8
Duration: 1h 30 min
4.6
Duration: 1h 30 min
4.4
Duration: 2 hours

Historic Sites in Portsmouth

See all ›
4.8
Duration: 1h 30 min
4.4
Duration: 2 hours
4.2
Duration: 2 hours
4.5
Duration: 2 hours

Nearby attractions in Portsmouth

5.0
Duration: 1h 30 min
4.8
Duration: 1h 30 min
4.1
Duration: 4 hours
4.2
Duration: 30 minutes
4.6
Duration: 2 hours
2.5
Duration: 8 hours
4.6
Duration: 2h 30 min