Experience life on board the world's most famous warship

Welcome to the official website for Nelson’s flagship - HMS Victory. Best known for her role in the Battle of Trafalgar, Victory currently has a dual role as the Flagship of the First Sea Lord and as a living museum to the Georgian Navy. She transferred to The National Museum of the Royal Navy in 2012.

HMS Victory at Portsmouth Historic Dockyard

Situated in Portsmouth Historic Dockyard, HMS Victory opens at 10am everyday throughout the year, except when closed on Christmas Eve, Christmas Day and Boxing Day. We open at 11am on New Year's Day.

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Visit HMS Victory and see the spot where Vice-Admiral Lord Nelson fell during the Battle of Trafalgar.

Get 20% off gate price when you buy the Full Navy Ticket online and get the full Royal Navy experience whilst visiting the dockyard. Find out more

  Adult gate price Adult online price  
Any 1 Attraction Ticket £18.00 £18.00 BUY NOW
Full Navy Ticket £39.00 £31.00 BUY NOW
*Includes: HMS Warrior 1860, HMS Victory, 36 Hours: Jutland 1916, The National Museum of the Royal Navy Portsmouth, Action Stations, HMS M.33, Harbour Tours, Boathouse 4, Dockyard Apprentice, Royal Navy Submarine Museum and Explosion Museum of Naval Firepower.

Featured Event

SEE THE 'ICONIC TRAFALGAR SAIL' 
21 July - 31 December (10am – 4pm)

It has lain unseen for the last six years but now HMS Victory’s Trafalgar Sail, the only surviving foretopsail from the Battle of Trafalgar in 1805, is set to be unveiled on 21 July and will be on display until 31 December. 

Measuring the equivalent of two tennis courts when fully laid out, the sail is 80 feet at its foot, 54 feet at the head and 54 feet deep, covers an area of 3,618 feet and lies in The National Museum of the Royal Navy’s Storehouse 10 in Portsmouth Historic Dockyard. 

The Trafalgar Sail exhibition is included with the Full Navy ticket.

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