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Very grand and impressive building.

The college is set in extensive grounds with magnificent views overlooking the River Dart. The... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Lanark, United Kingdom
Family Weekend

We visited the college during the family weekend and part of this involved a guided tour. The... read more

Reviewed 24 October 2018
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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BRNC should be a key ingredient to any visit to the West Country. Tours of this iconic building will offer an informative narrative allowing you to appreciate the rich history, role and relevance of this building and the naval training conducted...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
College Way, Dartmouth TQ6 0HJ, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The college is set in extensive grounds with magnificent views overlooking the River Dart. The building itself is very imposing and coupled with an interesting history makes it well worth a visit. Just remember that this is an actual training establishment so you may very...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 24 October 2018

We visited the college during the family weekend and part of this involved a guided tour. The husband and wife team who conducted the tour really knew their stuff and clearly had a lot of pride in what they were doing. Highly recommended even if...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 8 October 2018

Very interesting, with a most informative guide. Great to be taken around and note the high standards expected from the Navy.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank jan g
Reviewed 5 October 2018

Sadly we were there for a memorial service, but we saw some beautiful parts of the building, including the impressive chapel with stunning brickwork, stained glass windows and marble panels and platforms. The corridors were filled with historical paintings, photographs and facts. The views of...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Daisy429
Reviewed 22 September 2018

Informative and interesting. Great views from the college over the river Dart and the history of the Naval training over the years is well worth a listen/visit.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank adeleuk21
Reviewed 21 September 2018

I previously reviewed this tour in 2013 (was it REALLY that long ago?) and was so enthusiastic about my experience that I decided to repeat the tour whilst visiting Dartmouth again. I was not disappointed. On this occasion we were taken around by Nicola Aldridge...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank PeterH333
Reviewed 20 September 2018

My Wife and I visited the College last Monday. We were met by 'Mike' at the Band stand in Dartmouth and after a briefing were transported up to the Naval College. It was a gloomy morning, though Mike, a very knowledgeable guide, (ex Staff Officer)...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Williamtelll
Reviewed 17 September 2018

A very interesting experience. great guides and a fascinating place. Lots of history and beautiful architecture.

Date of experience: September 2018
Reviewed 15 September 2018 via mobile

I visited with the Society for Naval Research South and it was a highly enjoyable and illuminating tour. The I itguide was very enthusiastic, knowledgeable and welcoming. A thoroughly absorbing and entertaining afternoon visit

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank David B
Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

Visited with our 9 year old. Beautiful building with stunning views. Guided tour was fascinating. Our Guide knew the history of the College and made it very interesting for us.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank R c
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9 February 2017|
Response from BRNC Tour s | Property representative |
Good Morning TIA, Thank you for your question. Please be assured that Dartmouth has a large car park in the centre which will assist you with parking out of season. I trust this will help. Kind regards, BRNC - Tours