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Step aboard HMS Caroline, a unique survivor of The Battle of Jutland in World War One.
Based in Belfast’s famous Titanic Quarter, HMS Caroline is a First World War-era ship now restored as a must-see floating museum with an amazing story to tell.
Be immersed in life aboard this unique vessel – lone survivor of the First World War’s greatest naval engagement… the Battle of Jutland!
Enjoy the new quayside visitor centre and exhibition space dedicated to telling the personal stories of those who served on the ‘Carry’. Then step aboard to see a powerful film on the drama of Jutland and experience impressively restored cabins and deck areas as well as an array of state-of-the-art interactive exhibits.
Soak up the atmosphere as you find out about communication at sea in the Signal School, and continue to the Torpedo School before finishing your visit at our authentic galley café.
Finally, relax at the new picnic area or let your little mariners loose on our naval-themed kiddies’ play park.
Come aboard HMS Caroline, a day out the whole family can enjoy!
Tickets are also available from the Visit Belfast Welcome Centre or online at visitbelfast.ticketsolve.com
Top Reasons To Visit
- Explore a range of fully restored historic spaces
- Discover what life at sea was like for over 300 crew members
- Visit the fun and interactive Torpedo School
- See exhibits, some interactive, about communication at sea
- See and listen in on the Captain's and Senior Officers' cabins
Mess Deck Café
Sailors were generally well-nourished to keep spirits and energy levels high for their busy days on board the ship, and the staff at HMS Caroline continue this tradition. Why not take a break and relax in the Mess Deck Café on the lower deck, serving local produce? Here you can enjoy a hearty and wholesome drink and snack before you continue your journey through HMS Caroline. The café also showcases a historic recreation of a Light Cruiser’s mess table, ready for the crew to enjoy a meal.
HMS Caroline Gift Shop
Mark your visit to HMS Caroline with a special memento from the onboard shop. Browse for gifts, clothing and posters inspired by HMS Caroline and Royal Naval Heritage. The shop offers a wide range of quality souvenirs, ideal to bring home for friends and family.