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The Wellington sailed the trade routes, protecting Britain and vital supplies along convoy routes during World War Two.

Now moored at Temple Stairs on Victoria Embankment, she is a floating classroom and offers an engaging and interactive setting for learning about our maritime past and the world today, in the heart of London’s busy waterway.

LEARN ABOARD HQS WELLINGTON
Since 2009 the ship has been running an educational programme for local primary schools, with links into KS1 and KS2. These FREE sessions consist of a facilitated exploration of life onboard ship - with particular reference to Wellington - followed by a discovery trail encompassing a visit to the bridge and other parts of the ship.

In 2014, A Secondary school programme, Convoy, the Battle of the Atlantic, was developed offering two strands, one for Gifted and Talented groups and one for Vocational groups. Each is specifically tailored to meet the needs of the students involved and offers unique educational experiences.

Further details can be found using the links on the left.