New gallery telling story of HMS Victory to open as visitors return

HMS Victory undergoes her biennial painting at the National Museum of the Royal Navy’s Portsmouth Historical Dockyard. Since 2015, the ship has been painted in the colours she was in at the time of the Battle of Trafalgar in 1805.
HMS Victory undergoes her biennial painting at the National Museum of the Royal Navy’s Portsmouth Historical Dockyard. Since 2015, the ship has been painted in the colours she was in at the time of the Battle of Trafalgar in 1805.