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The HMS Hood Association
Membership Enquires
5 Berweeke Avenue
Winchester
Hants SO22 6BL
E-mail: paul.bevand@btinternet.com
Website: www.hmshood.com
Established in 1975, the Association is committed to keeping alive the memory of the mighty Hood and her crew. Current news and events, as well as membership forms are available via the website.

Imperial War Museum
Lambeth Road
London SE1 6HZ
Tel: 020 7416 5320
Website: www.iwm.org.uk
Covers all aspects of life in wartime and all human experiences at home and on the battlefields. Exhibitions include HMS Belfast, a battle cruiser that served throughout the Second World War.

National Maritime Museum
Greenwich
London SE10 9NF
Tel: 020 8858 4422
Website: www.nmm.ac.uk
Contains major displays on the history of the British at sea. Exhibitions include exploration, trade, travel and sea power, maritime art, cartography, manuscripts, ship models and plans.

The Historic Dockyards
Chatham
Kent ME4 4TZ
Tel: 01634 823807
E-mail: info@chdt.org.uk
Website: www.cndt.org.uk
Once the most important naval dockyard in the country, the 80 acres of the Historic Dockyard Chatham contains naval architecture, attractions and vessels including HMS Cavalier, Britain's last remaining WWII Destroyer.

Historic Warships
East Float Dock
Birkenhead
Wirral CH41 1HW
Tel: 01516 501573
E-mail: manager@warships.freeserve.co.uk
Website: www.warships.freeserve.co.uk
Home of the largest collection of twentieth century fighting ships including frigate HMS Plymouth and submarine HMS Onyx. Contains the German submarine U534 the only U-boat that sunk during the Battle of the Atlantic and was raised by the allies.

Royal Navy Museum
Flagship Portsmouth
Porter's Lodge
1-7 College Road
HM Naval Base
Portsmouth
Hampshire PO1 3LJ
Tel: 02392 861512
E-mail: enquiries@flagship.org.uk
Website: www.historicdockyard.co.uk
The museum contains collections of artefacts including ship models, figureheads, swords, uniforms and medals. Other exhibitions include HMS Victory, HMS Warrior, Mary Rose, Warships by war and the newly opened Action Stations.

 

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