Welcome to Themes

Whatever you are interested in Themes are a great way to find out more. Explore some of the key stories and subjects involving the Royal Navy and Portsmouth Dockyard in the 20th century through a combination of images, words and sounds.


The Navy's People

Meet 20 people who served in the Royal Navy during the 20th century and discover more about their lives.

The Navy at Home and Abroad

Have you ever wondered where the Royal Navy actually lives or how it works with other nations?

Conflict and Change

Trace the development in naval conflict and technology during 20th century.

Portsmouth Dockyard

Go behind the scenes and uncover the history of the Portsmouth Dockyard in the 20th century.