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Excellent historic and delightful moored ship, by the Thames!

Last night I went to a formal Black Tie Dinner, held in the beautiful livery room of the Honourable... read more

Reviewed 26 October 2017
Shipston-on-Stour, United Kingdom
Worth a visit

The staff was excellent and this was a very interesting and worthwhile stop while walking along the... read more

Reviewed 30 September 2017
New York, NY
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H Q S Wellington Victoria Embankment | Victoria Embankment, London WC2R 2PN, England
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Reviewed 30 July 2018

Was passing this - the last of the Grimsby warships that had been used to escort convoys in WWI and 11 and also took in the evacuation of troops from Le Harve in the WW11. The ship is named Wellington after the New Zealand capital...More

Thank HughMc
Reviewed 26 October 2017

Last night I went to a formal Black Tie Dinner, held in the beautiful livery room of the Honourable Company of Master Mariners.First, drinks were served on the Quarter Deck, followed by an excellent dinner, with superb service and delicious food and wines. This sloop...More

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Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

The staff was excellent and this was a very interesting and worthwhile stop while walking along the river. You can visit at your own pace and there is a lot to read and discover. Very compelling short film and exhibit about the Richmond, which got...More

Thank BarbNewYork_NY
Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

excellent service, location and amenities. Almost forget you are on a boat. interesting and varied spaces for entertaining.

Thank Kevin M
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Enjoyed a quick visit after passing by and seeing the free entrance. Very well guided and thoughtful tour... I was translating the whole time into flemmish for my friends! Having jus recently been to Bretagne and Normandie this also fitted in recently having watched the...More

Thank Charlotte P
Reviewed 4 September 2017

We went aboard to see their special exhibition. It was called "Abandon Ship" and told some stories about the hundreds of Merchant Mariners that had to go into lifeboats when their ships were torpedoed. There are some excellent models of a variety of ships. Best...More

Thank HawaiiSeaDog
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

This ship is only available to board on a Sunday from 11am. Situated on the North Bank of the Thames opposite the ITV studios and adjacent to Temple tube station. We simply walked on and were warmly received by all the staff. They had great...More

Thank BorisLucy
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

As we were about an hour early for dinner on "The Yacht" which is berthed next to the Wellington we decided to go aboard and explore the boat and the "Abandon Ship" exhibition. Apart from randomly bumping into a couple of friends who couldn't believe...More

Thank msa1701
Reviewed 14 July 2017

Wellington is available for private hire via the on board caterers Cook and Butler. There is a minimum head count of 25 people. There is a fixed price lunch; which includes a fizz reception on the quarterdeck; followed by a three course meal in the...More

Thank ChrisHamptonCourt
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

If you are lucky you will enjoy a reception and meal on board this fascinating ship. It's the headquarters of a London Livery company. If you can't get invited try a short visit to see the exhibition they have there. It's a fascinating unusual attraction...More

Thank Alan F
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