HMS Warrior, Portsmouth Historic Dockyard

Portsmouth Historic Dockyard

Portsmouth Historic Dockyard
Visitor Centre, Victory Gate
HM Naval Base
Portsmouth
Hampshire
PO1 3LJ

Tel: 023 9283 9766

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Opening Times

Open New Year
Open (1 Jan 2024 - 31 Dec 2024)

* April – October: 10am to 5:30pm, last entry 4.30pm
November – March: 10am to 5pm, last entry 4pm.
The Dockyard is closed on Christmas Eve, Christmas Day and Boxing Day.

Map & Directions

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Road Directions

Portsmouth Historic Dockyard is less than 5 miles from Junction 12 of the M27, take the M275 and follow the brown and white signs to ‘Historic Dockyard’.

Park and Ride also available.

Public Transport Directions

Coach parking is available, please see our website for more details. Many local and regional bus services stop at the Hard Interchange at Portsmouth Harbour, less than 5 minutes walk from the Dockyard gates. Portsmouth Harbour train station also runs regular services from/to London, Brighton, Southampton, and Bristol.

Events

Thursday, 28th March 2024 - Thursday, 31st October 2024

Falklands landing Craft TripsFalklands landing Craft Trips at Portsmouth Historic DockyardFrom the 28th of March, our Falklands Landing Craft F8 will be offering trips around the harbour from Thursday to Sunday every week.
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Saturday, 25th May 2024 - Monday, 3rd June 2024

Hatch's History Detectives at The Mary RoseHatch's History Detectives at The Mary RoseJoin Hatch, the ship's dog as he leads you through the museum on a multi-sensory exploration of the story of the Mary Rose, her crew and the Tudor world. Pick up a FREE trail sheet at the start of your visit, and Hatch will help guide you through the galleries and encourage your family to explore…
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Wednesday, 5th June 2024 - Wednesday, 5th June 2024

Afternoon talk: Tudor archery and how to make a Tudor arrow at The Mary Rose
Afternoon talk: Tudor archery and how to make a Tudor arrow at The Mary RoseExplore the world of Tudor archery, uncover amazing facts about the archers aboard the Mary Rose and their weaponry and lethal skills. Learn how a Tudor arrow was constructed step by step, and handle real and replica artefacts from the Mary Rose collection.
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Saturday, 8th June 2024 - Sunday, 9th June 2024

Saturday, 6th July 2024 - Sunday, 7th July 2024

Saturday, 10th August 2024 - Sunday, 11th August 2024

Saturday, 26th October 2024 - Sunday, 27th October 2024

High Speed Launch 102 Trips at Boathouse 4High Speed Launch 102 Trips at Boathouse 4If you're a thrill-seeker, a history and boat enthusiast, or simply love getting out onto the water, we have some exciting news for you! At Boathouse 4, we understand that not everyone can charter a whole boat for themselves, so we're now offering individual tickets for our 1936 High Speed Launch…
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Saturday, 8th June 2024 - Sunday, 9th June 2024

Saturday, 6th July 2024 - Sunday, 7th July 2024

Saturday, 10th August 2024 - Sunday, 11th August 2024

Saturday, 26th October 2024 - Sunday, 27th October 2024

Motor Gun Boat 81 Trips at Boathouse 4Motor Gun Boat 81 Trips at Boathouse 4If you're a thrill-seeker, a history and boat enthusiast, or simply love getting out onto the water, we have some exciting news for you! At Boathouse 4, we understand that not everyone can charter a whole boat for themselves, so we're now offering individual tickets for our 1942 Motor Gun Boat81…
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Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Adult 3 attraction (advanced)£44.00 per ticket
Adult 3 attraction (walk up price)£44.00 per ticket
Adult single attraction (advanced)£34.00 per ticket
Adult single attraction (walk up price)£34.00 per ticket
Adult Ultimate Explorer (advanced)£44.00 per ticket
Adult Ultimate Explorer (walk up price)£49.00 per ticket
Child 3 attractions (advanced)£24.00 per ticket
Child 3 attractions (walk up price)£29.00 per ticket
Child single attraction (advanced)£24.00 per ticket
Child single attraction (walk-up price)£24.00 per ticket
Child Ultimate Explorer (advanced)£29.00 per ticket
Child Ultimate Explorer (walk up price)£34.00 per ticket
Family Ultimate Experience (1ad, 3ch advanced)£105.00 per ticket
Family Ultimate Experience (1ad, 3ch walk up pric)£110.00 per ticket
Family Ultimate Experience (2ad, 3ch advanced)£135.00 per ticket
Family Ultimate Experience (2ad, 3ch walk up pric)£140.00 per ticket
Senior 3 attractions (advanced)£43.00 per ticket
Senior 3 attractions (walk up price)£43.00 per ticket
Senior single attraction (advanced)£33.00 per ticket
Senior single attraction (walk up price)£33.00 per ticket
Senior Ultimate Explorer (advanced)£43.00 per ticket
Senior Ultimate Explorer (walk up price)£48.00 per ticket

See our website for group bookings and educational visits.

Facilities

Accessibility

  • Accessible Lift - in some attractions
  • Disabled Parking - Dedicated spaces in car park
  • Facilities for Hearing Impaired Visitors - Loop systems in some of the attractions - please call for details.
  • Facilities for Visually Impaired Visitors - Most exhibits are hands-on. If pre-arranged, a guide can help.
  • Guide Dogs Permitted
  • No dogs (Guide dogs accepted)
  • Parking Areas for Disabled Visitors
  • Ramp/Level Access
  • Toilets for Disabled Visitors
  • Wheelchair user accessible

Audio Commentary in Foreign Languages

  • French audio guide
  • German audio guide
  • Spanish audio guide

Catering

  • Catering for groups
  • On-Site cafe/restaurant - Restaurant, coffee shop, cafe, various outlets up to 450 capacity.
  • Picnic Site
  • Undercover picnic area

Children & Infants

  • Baby changing
  • Children's Meals
  • Family Friendly, Children Welcome

Establishment Features

  • All weather attraction
  • Audio Commentary in Foreign Languages
  • Beach/Coast 20 min walking distance
  • Conference facilities
  • Event Venue
  • Gift shop
  • Groups welcome - Pre-booking required
  • Licensed for alcohol
  • Licensed for weddings & ceremonies
  • Meeting rooms
  • Open all year round - except Christmas Eve, Christmas Day and Boxing Day
  • Open New Year
  • Open on bank holidays
  • Printed Material in Foreign Languages
  • Team / Corporate Activities
  • Toilets

Parking & Transport

  • Parking (charge)
  • Railway station within walking distance

Payment Methods

  • Blue Badge Guides admitted free
  • Delta
  • Delta accepted
  • Groups Accepted - Prebooking advisable.
  • Maestro
  • Maestro Accepted
  • MasterCard
  • MasterCard accepted
  • Min group size - 15 (to achieve group rates)
  • Special group rates - All inclusive tickets Adult: £17.20 Senior: £14.70 Child: £12.70
  • Visa accepted

Provider Preferences

  • In town/city centre

Specialist Features

  • Educational Groups
  • Family Fun
  • Marketed Towards Children
  • Marketed Towards Families
  • Marketed Towards Senior Citizens
  • Marketed towards student/youth

Tours and Demonstrations

  • Demonstrations Given
  • Educational Visits Accepted
  • Guided Tours Available for Groups
  • Guided Tours Compulsory for Individuals - site tours

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    Recent Reviews:

    • Fcroton
      Hastings, United Kingdom
      A must see experience, you will leave awestruck
      5 of 5 stars
      Tuesday, 21st May 2024
      This is a must see for anyone interested in our naval history. The Victory and the Mary Rose are the jewels in the crown of the dockyard and mustn’t be missed. We ended up spending all day at the... Read full review
    • heleni568
      Amazing heritage…… poorly organised
      2 of 5 stars
      Thursday, 23rd May 2024
      Me and two friends visited the Mary Rose last June on a day trip. 3 hour journey. We are big on our history and passionate about our heritage. The Mary Rose was just incredible……. The museum was so... Read full review
    • 287Loges
      Sydney, Australia
      Trip Type:
      Couples
      Extremely interesting maritime history
      5 of 5 stars
      Sunday, 26th May 2024
      Great day out. So much to see. The HMS Victory was so interesting going from deck to deck, lots of steps to negotiate and the width of them would be a bit difficult for some. The Mary Rose remains... Read full review

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