Children and HMS Victory at Portsmouth Historic Dockyard

Portsmouth Historic Dockyard

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

Add Portsmouth Historic Dockyard to your Itinerary

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 7982 reviews7982 reviews

Tel: 023 9283 9766

Share this with

x

Check availability for Portsmouth Historic Dockyard (opens in a new window)

Opening Times

Open New Year
Open (1 Jan 2020 - 31 Dec 2020)

* April - October: 10:00 - 17:30
November - March: 10:00 - 17:00
Closed Christmas Eve, Christmas Day and Boxing Day

Map & Directions

Click to Activate

Road Directions

Nearest major road is M27. Onto M275 and follow brown signs to Historic Dockyard.

Public Transport Directions

By coach, bus, rail and by ferry from Gosport or Fastcat from the Isle of Wight. Portsmouth Harbour station the Hard interchange are 200 metres from the main entrance.

Video

  • Video 1
  • Video 2
  • Video 3

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Adult All Attraction£39.00 per ticket
Child All Attraction£23.50 per ticket
Family All Attraction (1+3)£60.00 per ticket
Family All Attraction (2+3)£85.00 per ticket
Senior All Attraction£34.50 per ticket
Student All Attraction£23.50 per ticket

Prices allow access for one year. Children under 5 are free.

Purchase online to receive a 20% discount:
Adult £31
Child £18.50
Family (2 adults and 3 children) £68
Family (1 adult and 3 children) £48
Senior £27.50
Student £18.50

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
  • Euros
  • Euros 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

Hide Facilities

TripAdvisor

TripAdvisor

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

4.5 of 5 stars
  • Travelers Choice 2020
  • Excellent
    6034
  • Very Good
    1522
  • Average
    232
  • Poor
    101
  • Terrible
    93

Recent Reviews:

  • neilcN3991VH
    New Milton, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Amazing day
    5 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 3rd November 2020
    What an amazing day out. There’s way too much to see in just a day. Highlights for me were HMS Warrior, HMS Victory, The Mary Rose and the Harbour Tour. The work that’s gone into The Mary Rose Museum... Read full review
  • CoventryCrusader
    Coventry
    One day was not enough ...
    5 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 10th November 2020
    A great idea: a conglomerate of museums and ships in the oldest part of historic Portsmouth Harbour. There are over a dozen different attractions and places of interest at this site - due to Covid-19... Read full review
  • Blayfamily
    Aylesbury Vale, United Kingdom
    So much to see....!
    5 of 5 stars
    Monday, 16th November 2020
    This was a fantastic day out and there was just too much to see. Tickets are a not cheap but the experiences are well worth it . For adults a single attraction ticket is £24, the three attraction... Read full review

Related

Image of Boathouse 4 Boathouse 4, PortsmouthAt Boathouse 4, you can watch boatbuilding in action and learn about the vital role of small boats in the Royal Navy. The exhibition is free to enter and features a range of fun interactives which bring these small craft to life.

Explosion! Museum of Naval FirepowerExplosion! Museum of Naval Firepower, GosportExplosion Museum of Naval Firepower is a hands on, interactive Museum set in the historic setting of a former gunpowder and munitions depot at Priddy’s Hard, on the Gosport side of Portsmouth Harbour.

What's Nearby

  1. Admiralty Apartments

    4 luxury apartments (three 2-bed; one 3-bed) with breathtaking panoramic harbour views,…

    0.14 miles away
  2. Royal Maritime Club

    The Royal Maritime Club is just 5 minutes’ walk from the Gunwharf Quays waterfront…

    0.15 miles away
  3. Fortitude Cottage

    Fortitude Cottage Bed and Breakfast is ideally located as all the attractions of…

    0.53 miles away
  1. Solent View House

    Solent View House is a substantial Georgian home located in historic Old Portsmouth,…

    0.7 miles away
  2. Ibis Portsmouth Centre

    The only city centre hotel in Portsmouth, a ten minute walk will take you to all the…

    0.73 miles away
  3. Travelodge Gosport

    The Gosport Travelodge hotel is perfectly positioned for exploring both Gosport and…

    0.76 miles away
  4. Home by Unilife Portsmouth

    Ultimate Lets - all inclusive luxury studio apartments right in the heart of the City.

    0.79 miles away
  5. Holiday Inn Portsmouth

    Holiday Inn Portsmouth is located opposite Southsea seafront and open parkland, minutes…

    0.82 miles away
  6. Motorboat close to Portsmouth Historic Dockyard

    A well maintained and spacious luxurious boat located close to many attractions in…

    0.87 miles away
  7. Beautiful 48ft Motor Yacht

    King’s Ransom is a Jeanneau Prestige featuring 3 cabins and 2 bathrooms with plenty…

    0.87 miles away
  8. Jeanneau Prestige 42S

    'Janey G' is a beautiful stylish modern 44ft motor yacht with two double cabins both…

    0.87 miles away
  9. Luxury Yacht - Mimosa

    A beautiful fully central heated yacht, ideal for couples, families or small friend…

    0.87 miles away
  10. Rees Hall

    The University of Portsmouth is proud to offer outstanding 3 star accommodation on…

    0.89 miles away
  11. Premier Inn Southsea

    Premier Inn is the UK's biggest hotel chain. We guarantee clean, comfortable rooms and a…

    0.94 miles away
  12. The Queens Hotel

    With uninterrupted views across the seafront and the Solent, the Queens Hotel is one of…

    1.15 miles away
  13. The Ferryman Apartments

    The Ferryman Apartments are run by Places to be. A small community focused property…

    1.33 miles away
Previous Next

Search What's Nearby

Product Type
Proximity
Within miles