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Salute to the 40s

15 Sep 2018 - 16 Sep 2018

Salute to the '40s
"One of Britain's Best Vintage Festivals"

Salute to the '40s

16th and 17th September 2017

Thank you for visiting Salute to the ’40s 2017 – We look forward to seeing you again next year!

See the collection of Instagram photos and tweets shared over the weekend here 

Tickets for 2018 – coming soon! 

Competitions at the weekend!

All things social

Information to come in 2018

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 Line up to be announced in 2018! 

Wartime Displays

 Information to be confirmed in 2018


 Information to be confirmed in 2018

Things to do

Information to be confirmed in 2018

Dress Up

Air Raid Experience


1940’s Street


 Information to be confirmed in 2018


 Information to be confirmed in 2018


Prices for 2018 to be confirmed!

Prices to be confirmed in 2018


Ticket Type On the day Online/In Advance


12 month ticket holders Weekend Ticket Weekend online/in advance Ticket


Adult £19.50 £18.00 £12.00 £30.00 £27.50 £15.50
Concession £16.50 £15.00 £11.00 £26.00 £23.50 £14.00
Child £13.50 £12.00 £9.50 £22.00 £20.00 £11.50
Family £54.50 £50.00 £35.50 £82.50 £75.00
Add family child £9.50 £8.50 £8.00 £17.00 £16.50

Please scroll down for more detailed information on types of tickets and annual tickets 


Detailed information

Concession = Senior Citizen, Student and HM Forces
Child = 5 – 15 years.  All children under 16 must be accompanied by an adult at all times.
Family = 2 adults + 2 children or 1 adult + 3 children

Salute to the ‘40s is a fund-raising event in aid of Chatham Historic Dockyard Trust

Tickets can be purchased in advance in the following ways:

  1. On-line via PayPal secure site.
  2. By telephone on 01634 823826 (please have your debit or credit card ready).
  3. In person at The Historic Dockyard Admissions Desk.
  • £1.50 per transaction will be added for administration for purchases on-line and by telephone (1 & 2 above).
  • Telephone and in-person purchases (2 & 3 above) are only available during normal Historic Dockyard Opening Times
  • Holders of 12 month tickets for The Historic Dockyard are not able to purchase tickets on-line as ID will be requested.  Please purchase in advance by telephone or in-person.  Alternatively purchase on the day of your visit and bring your 12 month ticket or receipt with you.  12 month ticket holders may purchase a two day ticket at 2 x their one day ticket price.
  • Group prices are available for groups of 15 or more.  Contact Group Sales on 01634 823815 or via email at:

Purchasing tickets for disabled visitors

Visitors registered as ’Disabled’ wishing to obtain tickets for themselves and Carers should contact our Front of House Ticket Team at or on 01634 823826

Application Forms

 Forms to be available in 2018 

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