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The Steamship Shieldhall is the largest working steam ship in Britain. A member of the National Historic Fleet she serves as a sea going tribute to Britain's maritime heritage. As a passenger you too can experience the golden age of steam by booking on an excursion or visiting her in Southampton.

Shieldhall is also available for private charter or for hire as a venue alongside in Southampton, see our Private Hire page.

Trips selling out fast.......

American Independence Day - 2nd July - SOLD OUT

Cowes Fireworks - 4th August

Head to the Solent Cruise - 22nd July - SOLD OUT

Ever thought of volunteering aboard the largest steamship in Europe?

Join our fantastic team and learn about all of the roles available aboard. Click here for more details.