National Museum of the Royal Navy Hartlepool
Tel: +44 01429 860 077
A fascinating journey through time, set in an authentically-created historic quayside of the 1800s.
Experience Fighting Ships, a powerful insight into the tough lives of sailors from around the time of Admiral Lord Nelson and the Battle of Trafalgar. Learn how they were press ganged and see what life was like on board HMS Trincomalee.
Feel the firepower of guns from the era, with live demonstrations and re-enactments taking place around the quayside
Map & Directions
The site is right in the heart of Hartlepool's Marina and can be accessed via the A19 north and south. There is lots of free onsite car and coach parking.
Public Transport Directions
Hartlepool Railway Station is less than a ten minute walk to the site. For more information on rail journeys click here.
The nearest bus stop is on Marina Way opposite our main entrance. For more information click here.