Discover the Great Map at the centre of the National Maritime Museum, a giant atlas from which you can explore the world and our collections
Join in with events and play imaginary games - no matter what age you are. And it's all free!
Catch one of our modern ship models on their voyages across the Great Map.
RRS Sir David Attenborough is a next-generation marine science platform for UK research in both Antarctica and the Arctic.
Once the world’s largest container ship, Encounter Bay was launched 50 years ago during the infancy of “containerisation”, the development of which changed globalisation forever.
HMS Kildangan was operated by the Royal Navy during World War I, and was double-ended and painted in “dazzle” camouflage in order to confuse German submarines.
Empire Windrush brought some of the first post-war migrants to Britain from the Caribbean.
Designed as an icebreaker, the Arctic Sunrise has been used by environmental organisation Greenpeace since 1995.
Explore the Great Map for yourself at the National Maritime Museum