Royal Naval Museum



Historical / Collections

You are welcome to submit your enquiries about any aspect of naval history or our collections by e-mail. Alternatively, see our Information Service pages for postal or telephone/fax enquiries. Please ensure you give us alternative contact addresses eg postal address, telephone number.

Our  Response Service Level

Our information service receives a high number of enquiries and we are not able to answer your e-mail immediately (including acknowledging receipt). Please allow at least 4 working weeks (which is subject to staffing availability) for a response to your query. All enquiries are answered in a strict order of receipt.

Alternative sources:

• The Museum does not hold any personnel records in our collections. For information on where to obtain records and information about personnel, please see our Useful sources page.

• Have you looked at our Gallery FAQs? These cover frequently asked questions on HMS Victory, Trafalgar, Nelson, the sailing navy and the twentieth century.

• Have you looked at our information sheets, which cover a large number of subjects?