Fun for families at the National Maritime Museum

There are lots of things for children to see and do at the National Maritime Museum; aspiring young pirates and explorers can expect an action-packed, fun day out.

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Fun in Ahoy! children's gallery

Little sailors can explore polar exploration, pirates and a host of other maritime themes brought to life in this playful and immersive gallery.

Explore Ahoy!




Navigate the Great Map

Explore the globe on this giant atlas. Play with giant ships or try some interactive games.

Find your place in the world


Pick up a trail

Navigate your way through the galleries with these family-friendly trails.

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Great gifts for aspiring young explorers and adventurous sailors

Find your way around

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