Three centuries of naval history under one roof

Welcome to the National Museum of the Royal Navy, Portsmouth, one of Britain’s oldest maritime museums, telling the stories of the ships of the Royal Navy and the men and women who have sailed, and still sail, in them.

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HMS M.33

HMS M.33 is a unique survivor. Launched in May 1915 she is the sole remaining British veteran of that year’s bloody Gallipoli Campaign and the only British warship from the First World War that will be open to the public during the centenary year.