Join the Friends of the WELLINGTON


Subscriptions (inclusive of VAT)

Gift Aid is not reclaimable on Friends’ memberships.

Joining us as a friend allows you to:

  • come onboard the WELLINGTON during published opening times and make use of the ship’s Wardroom
  • bring guests (accompanied by a member) into the Wardroom (*under 18s are not generally permitted in the Wardroom except at the discretion of the senior person on duty)
  • receive advanced invitations to attend special events in the presence of our Royal Patron
  • receive an invitation to the Annual Friends’ Reception
  • receive advanced notification of online Heritage Lectures and of Wellington Trust fundraising events, exhibition openings and other special events
  • receive the quarterly newsletter.


Refreshment costs are extra. Reservations are required but there are no booking fees. Please reserve your place(s) with the Trust’s Manager, Fiona Sparkes at