Permanent

HMS Belfast

Free (included in price of admission)

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Explore HMS Belfast’s 80-year history in this brand new interactive exhibition on board the Second World War ship. Discover her journey from a shipyard in Belfast to her permanent home as a national museum on the River Thames. Hear the unique stories of those who served on board, and see the adventures that the Royal Navy cruiser embarked on as a world-touring warship, from the Arctic Circle to East Asia.

Serving the Seas
©IWM

Launched on St Patrick's Day, 17 March 1938, HMS Belfast and her crews saw active service during the Second World War in Europe, in the Pacific and Korea. Re-live her journey and discover HMS Belfast's rich history in this interactive exhibition.

Serving the Seas
©IWM

To the sailors who served on board HMS Belfast she was more than a warship; this was their home. Hear these personal stories and the memories that reveal the ship's own story.

Find out more about visiting HMS Belfast and book your Admission tickets here.

Location

HMS Belfast
IWM
Address

HMS Belfast
The Queen's Walk
London
SE1 2JH

  • London Bridge
  • Tower Hill