All Hands children's gallery

AHOY! price changes

Visitor Notice: From 6 April, AHOY! Children’s Gallery will be ticketed during weekends and school holidays to improve the visitor experience of this extremely popular gallery. 

Tickets are available up to 6 weeks in advance. Book now for 6 April onwards including Easter holidays.

Essential information

Opening times: 
10.00-17.00 weekends, holidays & Tuesdays | 14.00-17.00 on other weekdays
Admission: 
Free
Location: 
National Maritime Museum, Second floor, Children's gallery

The All Hands children's gallery for 6-12s at National Maritime Museum is free and open daily.

Explore maritime skills and technologies past and present in our hands-on gallery for older children. Fire a cannon and shoot down a dastardly pirate ship in our brilliant interactive game. 
 
Load cargo in the port and explore our ship Seahorse. Help prepare food in the ship’s galley and find out about the strange meals sailors ate on board.