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Portsmouth Historic Dockyard

Visitor Centre College Road | Victory Gate, HM Naval Base, Portsmouth PO1 3LJ, England
+44 23 9283 9766
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Featuring the NEW Mary Rose Museum and world famous ships HMS Victory and HMS Warrior 1860. Plus NEW for April 2014, HMS Alliance, the only remaining WW2 era British ocean going submarine.Also including the National Museum Royal Navy Portsmouth, Action Stations and Harbour Tours, there's plenty to see and do. Portsmouth Historic Dockyard is a great day out for all the family. Situated within a working Naval Base, Portsmouth Historic Dockyard is the only place in the world to see the Royal Navy past, present and future - a must see for anyone visiting the south of England.
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Visitor Centre College Road | Victory Gate, HM Naval Base, Portsmouth PO1 3LJ, England
+44 23 9283 9766
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Reviewed yesterday

This is a wonderful place to come and explore especially if you have children. The best thing to do is check online and buy an all attraction price ticket for visiting all of the boats around and you will love being here. IT will also...More

Thank WynelleCowdery
Reviewed yesterday

We arrived as early as possible but had a bit of a wait to queue even though we had pre-booked online. Surprisingly, Action Stations and the HMS Victory were quite quiet so we did those first. The Mary Rose museum was superb and then we...More

Thank feltonfive
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Brilliant day out, enjoyed everything. Saw the new queen Elizabeth ship, fantastic. Had a harbour boat trip round the ship too. That was brilliant, thank you 😊 You all work so hard, well done

Thank Sarah Bednall
Reviewed 2 days ago

It took us two days to see almost everything. We purchased the whole site ticket. This attraction requires an interest in history. We found it amazing at the excellent condition of the ships on display.

Thank mtrodgers99
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We spent 3 days in total here. It is an excellent place to visit with multiple ships, the Mary Rose museum and the old warehouses. The submarine museum, and the old ammunition plant called the explosion museum can also be visited, though if visiting for...More

Thank ChristopherHarrington
Reviewed 2 days ago

Have visited the Historic Dockyard a few times in recent months, and still lots to do, and re-visit. Never a dull moment when visiting. If you think the entry price is expensive, then I would advise looking at individual entry prices to each attraction. The...More

Thank AScotDownSouth
Reviewed 2 days ago

Was a bit hesitant in visiting this place due to the cost but I'm glad I did as there's so much to do. We have a ticket for a year and you need this to visit all the attractions. The restoration and display of the...More

Thank Jon J
Reviewed 2 days ago

There is a wealth of naval history here and sights of our existing navy. The Mary Rose exhibition is extremely well done and gives you a great insight of yesteryear sailing, plus the actual restored vessel.. We have been before, this time however we took...More

Thank P0acher
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We have been coming to the Historic Dockyard for the last few years now and we always have an enjoyable day. There's so much to see and explore. The staff that work on the ships give u so much information on he history of the...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago

Nelsons famous flag ship known the world over. Comes as part of a full package. Including H.M.S. Warrior, Mary Rose exhibition's and activities.

Thank Shirley L
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18 June 2017|
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Response from enquiries517 | Property representative |
Hi fly1now, As we are part of a working naval base we don't have any visitor parking onsite. There are 4 car parks located within a 5-10 minute walk. These can be found on Admiralty Road, Havant Street, Wickham Street and... More
31 May 2017|
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Response from nighthaul | Reviewed this property |
Hi Carol. You might be able to find some references to the Marines, but it is largely to do with sailer men and the battles they were in. Most is to do with the ships and the equipment they used. Still a great day out. Sorry... More
Simona Z
25 May 2017|
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Response from enquiries517 | Property representative |
Hi Simona, Ben is correct in where they leave and general times of departure. Times vary each day as they are all weather dependent. Usually they are between 11am and 3pm on the hour but we get final details each morning... More