Museums in Southsea

Find museums in Southsea. Listings include Southsea Castle, Cumberland House Natural History Museum, Southsea Castle, Ghost House and Royal Marines Museum. Click on each in the list below the map for more information.

  • 09/18/20
    As we can't have visitors at the moment, we've put together a short video for #PortsmouthHODs #HeritageOpenDays, to give you a peek at the c60'000 insects that aren't on display, but held in the Ports...
    > Cumberland House Natural History Museum
  • 09/08/20
    Really excited to be part of Portsmouth city council Heritage Open Days events programme! All the events are virtual this year so the natural history team are busy creating a video looking at some of ...
    > Cumberland House Natural History Museum
  • 09/03/20
    We have just come across this group of objects (nightjar study skin, two nightjar eggs and a cuckoo egg in a clutch of greenfinch eggs). They were returned in 2011, about 50 years after they were take...
    > Cumberland House Natural History Museum
  • 08/28/20
    We found these two lovely nautilus shells in the collections - the one on the left shows the mother of pearl (nacre) lining of the shell. Nautilus are related to octopus and squid and have up to 90 te...
    > Cumberland House Natural History Museum
  • 08/26/20
    We have been working in the store, going through the natural history collections and photographing objects. Here's Christine with a gannet.
    > Cumberland House Natural History Museum