HMS: Hear My Story

Our brand new Babcock Galleries, now open, house the HMS: Hear My Story and Racing to War exhibitions. The exhibitions are full of cutting edge interactive exhibits telling the undiscovered stories from the ordinary men, women and ships which have made the Navy‘s amazing history over the last 100 years.
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Entering the new galleries - images and videos of naval life.

Carefully-illustrated love letters from a sailor to his sweetheart, penned while serving at sea in the Royal Navy, have been revealed as part of a new dockyard exhibition.

Racing to War, the first in a series of special exhibitions telling the story of the Royal Navy and World War 1.

Racing to War, the first in a series of special exhibitions telling the story of the Royal Navy and World War

Our interactive timeline, artefact wall, and some of the displays inside the galleries.

This excellent documentary from Forces TV takes you inside the Museum, including our brand new ‪‎HMS Hear My Story‬ and ‪Racing to War‬ exhibitions

The link between our buildings which acts as the entrance to HMS Hear My Story.

The link between our buildings which acts as the entrance to HMS Hear My Story.

The opening of HMS - Hear My Story, 3rd April 2014

The opening of HMS - Hear My Story, 3rd April 2014

The link building complete, visitors took a look around on Project Open Day, 17th September 2013.

The link building complete, visitors took a look around on Project Open Day, September

Hoardings in place on the outside of the storehouse at the beginning of the building work, October 2012.

Hoardings in place on the outside of the storehouse at the beginning of the building work, October

The frame for the new glass link in place

The frame for the new glass link in place

New gallery space with Bofors Gun.

New gallery space with Bofors Gun.

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Exhibition space under construction.

Exhibition space under construction.

Looking down the length of the galleries to what will be the temporary exhibition space.

Looking down the length of the galleries to what will be the temporary exhibition space.

Taking the old bridge between the buildings down, making way for the new link.

Taking the old bridge between the buildings down, making way for the new link.

Installing the glass in the link, June 2013.

Installing the glass in the link, June

The north end of the gallery

The north end of the gallery

The link construction begins

The link construction begins

Aldershot Military Museum, Hampshire

Aldershot Military Museum, Hampshire

Royal Logistics Corp Museum, Deepcut

Royal Logistics Corp Museum, Deepcut

Very interesting visit...All about the war etc.Could've stayed there all day but my daughter hated it (a child..... understandable)...A MUST VISIT...

Very interesting visit.Could've stayed there all day but my daughter hated it (a child.

In this online exhibition the Museum examines the life and career of Douglas Bader who despite losing both his legs still continued his career in the Royal Air Force becoming the Squadron Leader of 242 Sqaudron during the Battle of Britain.

In this online exhibition the Museum examines the life and career of Douglas Bader who despite losing both his legs still continued his career in the Royal Air Force becoming the Squadron Leader of 242 Sqaudron during the Battle of Britain.

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