Royal Navy Submarine Museum

Royal Navy Submarine Museum
Haslar Jetty Road
PO12 2AS




02392 510354


02392 511349

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HMS Alliance, our flagship pos World War 2 era submarine
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DIVE IN TO HISTORY! Walk through HMS Alliance, the UK's only surviving British WW2 submarine, become a pirate and feel the force in our interactive gallery! Meet the crew, dive into games and discover tales of true heroes of the Submarine Service.

Venue Type:

Museum, Ship or maritime heritage site, Archive

Opening hours

Open every day
10.00 - 17.00 (April - October) - 16.00pm (November - March).

Closed: 24 & 25 December

Admission charges

Adult £12.50
Senior £10
Child (5-15yrs) £9
Under 5 FREE Proof of age may be required.
Students/Unemployed £9 Proof must be shown
Family (max 2 adults/seniors and up to 3 children) £34

Collection details

Archives, Coins and Medals, Costume and Textiles, Fine Art, Land Transport, Maritime, Personalities, Science and Technology, Social History, Weapons and War

Events details are listed below. You may need to scroll down or click on headers to see them all. For events that don't have a specific date see the 'Resources' tab above.
HMS Alliance at the Royal Navy Submarine Museum

The Conservation Story of HMS Alliance

  • 15 May 2014 7-9pm

Speaker: Bob Mealings, Curator at the Royal Navy Submarine Museum.
The conservation of HMS Alliance has been a once in a lifetime opportunity to study the A-Class submarine. Hear how the HMS Alliance was saved and the surprises and challenges that they had to overcome.

Suitable for

  • 18+
  • Any age


Tickets: £10 per person or £8 for Friends/SA Members.
Save up to 40% and join our Third Thursday Talk Club (entrance to all 4 talks)
£25 per person, Friends/SA Members: £20.
All profits go towards the upkeep of HMS Alliance.
Book online at or call 023 92545036


Submariner standing on HMS X-23 casing

X-Craft: Lighting the Way on D-Day

  • 19 June 2014 7-9pm

Speaker: Alexandra Geary, Keeper of Artefacts at the RN Submarine Museum. It is a little known fact that the first vessels off the coast of Normandy on 6th June 1944 were two midget submarines who guided the British forces towards the beaches. Find out about the craft, their part in Operation Neptune and George Honour who commanded X-23.

Suitable for

  • Any age


Tickets: £10 per person or £8 for Friends/SA Members
Book online at or call 023 92545036


Cover for Hunter Killers with diving nuclear submarine

Hunter Killers

  • 17 July 2014 7-9pm

Speaker: Iain Ballantyne, author of Hunter Killers will lead a Q&A panel of Cold War submariners to share insights into submarine Cold War operations.

Suitable for

  • Any age


Tickets: £10 per person or £8 for Friends/SA Members
Booking: Book online at or call 023 92545036