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Portsmouth_s Historic Dockyard, Portsmouth PO1 3NH, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Somewhat more modern than the more famous ships in the Historic Dockyard, HMS M.33 is one of only 3 surviving ships from the first world war. There is a short video, telling of the story of M.33 and the Gallipoli campaign of 1915-16. It's been...More

Thank martyblack83
Reviewed 6 days ago

I have visited the Historic Dockyard in Portsmouth more times than I would be able to count. However, for some unknown reason, I had never been aboard HMS M33 until my latest visit. Now, I can only feel that I have been missing something really...More

Thank CSK33
Reviewed 1 week ago

my partner enjoyed it alot more than i did. the men on this boat certainly knew there history which was intresting

Thank Sam D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a small ship compared to the other ships in the historic dockyard but well worth going to. You get to walk through the ship and look around a bit, but the most moving part is in the cinema area. It really brings the...More

Thank catrionah707
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Interesting First World War cruiser. Very utilitarian and basic and it's unrestored interior adds to it's realism. Makes you realise how lucky we are now.

Thank martincos2018
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Informative guides on board giving you the history of the ship but free to wander on your own. Well worth a visit when in the historic dockyard.

Thank Stevejdp
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We almost missed this little ship down in its dock and probably wouldn’t have bothered to go onto it if another visitor hadn’t pointed it out to us. My husband eyes lit up when he saw it so on we went, I thought it would...More

Thank GillianWeeks
Reviewed 10 October 2018

One of the few remaining ships of this type, not built to last, it is a reminder of the tough life of a sailor on board a rather small ship. Designed for close-in support, it did spend time near Turkey during WWI.

Thank 997DavidD
Reviewed 9 October 2018 via mobile

Didnt go on board to visit inside, rather viewed the ship from the dock. Its a small WWI ship that saw action. Great part of our history.

Thank rayrest
Reviewed 6 October 2018

This was one of the few modern ships the Royal nave saved. I was disappointed that most of the machinary,boilers and engines had been removed.

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