Welcome

captain's uniforms printThe Devonport Naval Heritage Site and Visitor Centre records the development of The Dockyard and Plymouth’s pivotal role in supporting the Royal Navy through major conflicts since 1300, including two World Wars. Through its collections, interactive experiences and pictorial interpretation  the drama of the close relationship of Devonport, the Royal Navy, The Dockyard and the people of Plymouth can be explored.

The Devonport Naval Heritage Site and Visitor Centre includes The Naval Heritage Centre, the Duty Visit Ship, the decomissioned submarine‘Courageous’ and  Naval Base Coach Tours.

It is open by appointment to groups of visitors. Tours are conducted by RN Personnel and Civilian Volunteers. Tours are available for Divisional, Departmental or Team-Building  events and for public enjoyment. Our hospitality area includes a meeting/conference facility and a cafe serving light refreshment. These are available for group/business reservations.

Join with us in sharing, exploring and  conserving the character and history of Devonport Naval Base and The Dockyard for the future.

Enjoy your visit!