We offer both half and full day visits and can include a mixture of guided tours tailored to your topic, time to explore our exhibitions, hands-on workshops and trails and space to have lunch.

Example schedules

Full day, e.g. Level 1 Half day, e.g. Level 2

10.00 Arrive and introduction

10.15 Tour and demo of the Tank

11.00 Under the Sea workshop

12.00 Lunch break

12.30 The Elephant trail

13.00 Time in our new ‘Engage, Experiment, Engineer’ gallery

13.30 Time to visit the gift shop

13.45 Depart

10.00 Arrive and introduction

10.15 Tour and demo of the Tank

11.15 Scottish Shipbuilding w/shop

12.15 Depart


Tours and trails

The Tank Tour All levels (45 minutes)

Become a Victorian ship designer! See the famous Denny Tank in action and follow the journey of a ship model from creation to testing and analysis. SOC 0-01a, SOC 0-04a, SCN 0-20a / SOC 1-02a, SOC 1-04a / SOC 2-03a, SOC 2-04a, SCN 2-07a, TCH 2-12a

The Elephant Trail Early level - Level 1 (30 minutes)

Find our five elephants hidden around the museum! Each of them has a different maritime job. Which job would you like best? HWB 0-20a / HWB 1-20a

Maritime Maths Trail *NEW* Level 1 & Level 2 (45 minutes)

Maths is everywhere, even in museums! Explore patterns, geometry, symmetry and much more in this exciting trail. MNU 1-01a, MNU 1-03a, MNU 1-11a, MNU 1-11b, MTH 1-17a, MNU 1-20b / MTH 2-07a, MNU 2-11a, MNU 2-20b

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Contact 01294 278283 or [email protected]