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Youth Groups

When planning your visit, you will discover that there is something for all interests here at The Historic Dockyard.

Sleep on board a World War Two Destroyer, climb through hatches on board a submarine or even make rope. There is always something unique here to tailor your visit to your group has the best experience.

A complimentary ticket is available for you as the organiser to use in advance of your visit to familiarise yourself with The Dockyard.


Exclusive Group Catering

We have a selection of different catering packages exclusively for groups. To ensure that you choose the menu that is best suited please talk to us about your requirements.

The Mess Deck

Our main restaurant offers a great selection of tempting meals, snacks and hot and cold drinks. Groups can lunch independently or reserve packed lunches.

Wagon Stop Canteen

Enjoy a ‘workshop lunch’ alongside our locos. Choose from hearty ‘doorstep’ sandwiches and hot Kentish pies, plus hot and cold drinks, cakes and ice-creams. Your group are able to enjoy their takeaway snacks inside or outside the Railway Workshop or in one of the picnic areas available across the site.

Crash out on Cavalier!

Youth and education groups can take part in a unique overnight stay experience on board the Royal Navy’s last operational Second World War Destroyer HMS CAVALIER. Sleeping in real ships bunks, young explorers will experience what life was like on board!


Group Admission Information

Group Adult£11.50
Group Child £11.50

FREE ENTRY TO: Group organiser and coach drivers (coach drivers will also be issued with a free meal voucher to use in our restaurant)

UPGRADE YOUR TICKETS: Youth Group adults are able to upgrade their ticket on the day of their visit, to our annual ticket and re-visit all year!


If you require any further information or have any other questions regarding group visits, please do not hesitate to contact our dedicated groups department via any of the below.

Telephone: 01634 823815


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