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Portsmouth Historic Dockyard

| Visitor Centre, Victory Gate, HM Naval Base, Portsmouth PO1 3LJ, England
+44 23 9283 9766
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Brighton and Portsmouth Full-Day Tour from Oxford
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Featuring the Mary Rose Museum and world famous ships HMS Victory and HMS Warrior 1860. Plus visit HMS Alliance, the only remaining WW2 era British ocean going submarine, and the M33, the sole remaining British veteran of the bloody Dardanelles Campaign of 1915-1916. Also including the National Museum Royal Navy Portsmouth, Action Stations and the Harbour Tours, as well as the new Women in the Navy Exhibition and the Jutland Exhibition, 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, Victory Gate, HM Naval Base, Portsmouth PO1 3LJ, England
+44 23 9283 9766
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Reviewed 2 days ago

46 members of our walking group and their guests enjoyed an excellent day out at the Dockyard in early December when the Victorian Christmas Market was taking place. The star for many was the revamped Mary Rose Museum which was much improved since our previous...More

Thank cirenramblers
Reviewed 3 days ago

fantastic visit for familys of all ages Visit the Victory , Mary Rose and Action stations . Nice shops supper place to spend a day

Thank Duncan G
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Should have visited years ago. Great place. Did the Mary Rose, HMS Victory and the Submarine Museum in 2 days, but lots more not seen.

Thank ian22151
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We have been to the dock yard about 4 times and every time we can spend a few hours just looking at everything it's so interesting to see and learn the history. Nelson's boat was our favourite the kids thoroughly enjoyed each level and different...More

Thank victoriaten
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Lovely day looking around the dockyard with my family. Lots to do and see! Could easily spend two days looking around.

Thank lkenny90
Reviewed 1 week ago

Having been to this festival it showed me what else the dockyard has to see. The festival was well organised with lots going on. The event was different from similar ones. Now though we need another visit to the dockyard to see the the other...More

Thank derek T
Reviewed 1 week ago

Vsited for the annual 'Victorian Christmas' event. DISAPPOINTED!!! Have visited this event for several years and have always found it stunning. However, this year was entirely different - the atmosphere was not as magical as in previous years and stall numbers were noticeably down on...More

Thank Kitten129
VE_Team_PHD, Manager at Portsmouth Historic Dockyard, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hello, I'm sorry to see you did not enjoy the Festival of Christmas this year. We do try to make the festival different and more exciting each year. This year we had new characters and our nutcracker statues as well as our Sherlock Holmes mystery...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Brought my mum here to the Victorian Christmas Market and had a fabulous time. We went around the museums and ships as well as the market over the space of 2 days. Would definitely recommend visiting!

Thank Kira S
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited the dockyard a couple of years ago and this year was a return visit. We came for the Christmas Market and our only negative bit was that the tickets didn't include the submarine museum in Gosport. The Market was well spaced out which...More

Thank dogloverxxx
Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent a full day here and enjoyed the Mary Rose exhibit with the graphics of the way things were. Also was very interested to walk through HMS Victory, don't think sailing on her would be too good though. Museum was full of interesting exhibits...More

Thank gsmps
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18 November 2017|
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Response from VE_Team_PHD | Property representative |
Hello bluepoloman, If you buy an All Attraction or Single Attraction ticket they are valid for one year from point of your first visit (if purchased online) or from when purchased if done in person. On your return for... More
ian r
23 October 2017|
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Response from VE_Team_PHD | Property representative |
Hi Ian, We have a carpark nearby, about 400 yards from our main entrance. The post code is PO1 3GW. The charges are as follows: Up to 2 hours - £2.00 Up to 4 hour - £4.00 Up to 6 hours - £6.00 Up to 8 hours - £8.00 Due to... More
18 June 2017|
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Response from VE_Team_PHD | 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