Museums in Portsmouth

Find museums in Portsmouth. Listings include Portsmouth Historic Dockyard, National Museum of the Royal Navy, The Mary Rose, Playzone Portsmouth, The D-Day Story and Portsmouth City Museum. Click on each in the list below the map for more information.

Game Over

Game Over

16 High Street, Basement, Portsmouth PO1 2

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Boathouse 4

Boathouse 4

Boathouse 4, HM Naval Base, Portsmouth PO1

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HMS Victory

HMS Victory

NATIONAL MUSEUM OF THE ROYAL NAVY Portsmou

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HMS M33

HMS M33

National Museum Of The Royal Navy, HM Nava

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  • 01/19/21
    Good news, our annual competition for young writers is going ahead despite lockdown! The 500 Pompey Words creative writing contest gives senior school pupils (years 7 to 11) who live in Portsmouth t...
    > Portsmouth City Museum
  • 01/18/21
    Are you listing to our new CEO Dominc Jones on @bbcradiosolent? Being positive for a Monday morning with Pat Sissons
    > The Mary Rose
  • 01/17/21
    On 17 January a mass funeral took place at Kingston Cemetery for some of those who were killed on the night of 10-11 January. It was a very emotional event for everyone. The cortege was over a mile ...
    > Portsmouth City Museum
  • 01/16/21
    For #DragonAppreciationDay we present The Dragon, a 140 ton Galleass in Henry VIII's "army by sea", and a contemporary of the Mary Rose 🐉 Can you name any more ships in the Anthony Roll?
    > The Mary Rose
  • 01/16/21
    #OnThisDay 16 January 1780 Prince William, son of King George III, was serving as a midshipman on board HMS Prince George, when the ship took part in the battle of Cape St. Vincent on this day in 17...
    > HMS Warrior 1860
  • 01/15/21
    On Sunday 17 January it's 150 years since the birth of Admiral Sir David Beatty, find out about his Royal Navy career in our latest blog post... www.nmrn.org.uk/news-events/nmrn-blog/150-years-birth-a...
    > HMS Warrior 1860
  • 01/14/21
    We are still beavering away behind the scenes and despite everything people have been giving really interesting things to the collection. This very chunky object is in fact a calculator! Among the fi...
    > Portsmouth City Museum
  • 01/14/21
    📢 Calling all parents and teachers! Is remote teaching not going to plan? We have the solution! Tudor Gin is available! Made using botanicals found on the Mary Rose it's a lovely drink and a useful ...
    > The Mary Rose
  • 01/14/21
    The Winter Sale on the NMRN's Online Shop is now on! Find out more about the items on offer this January and treat yourself... www.nmrn.org.uk/news-events/nmrn-blog/winter-sale-2021
    > HMS Warrior 1860
  • 01/14/21
    In light of the National Lockdown, all of The National Museum of the Royal Navy's museums and attractions have temporarily closed its doors. While we are closed, you will still be able to purchase a ...
    > HMS Warrior 1860
  • 01/13/21
    They say rats abandon a sinking ship, but not all of them escape - we found the remains of three on the Mary Rose! It's always the back end too, wonder why? MaryRose.org
    > The Mary Rose
  • 01/12/21
    What was it like to excavate the Mary Rose? Find out from one of the original diving team Christopher Dobbs in our 'In conversation with' podcast series! https://maryrose.org/podcast/chris-dobbs
    > The Mary Rose
  • 01/12/21
    How did #HMSInvincible 1744 sink? Find out in our latest video about the new exhibition #DivingDeep at Portsmouth Historic Dockyard #NMRN #Invincible1744 #MuseumsFromHome https://bit.ly/38gqM1x
    > HMS Warrior 1860
  • 01/11/21
    The worst air raid on Portsmouth during the Second World War took place on the night of 10-11 January 1941. 171 people were killed, 430 were injured, and many buildings including the Guildhall were de...
    > Portsmouth City Museum