Go behind-the-scenes to see highlights from the National Maritime Museum and Imperial War Museum ship model collections.
No.1 Smithery houses ship models from the National Maritime and Imperial War Museum: with over 3,000 items it is one of the finest collections in the world. The store holds many types of model in state-of-the-art storage and study conditions. See highlights from this fantastic collection, hear more about them, and find out how their storage plays an important part in their preservation and making them accessible.
The behind-the-scenes tours are free but an entry fee applies if you wish visit the rest of the Dockyard.
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