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The Mary Rose Museum

The Mary Rose

The Mary Rose
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Opening Times

April - October (1 Apr 2018 - 31 Oct 2018)
Monday - Sunday10:00 - 17:30
November - March (1 Nov 2018 - 31 Mar 2019)
Monday - Sunday10:00 - 17:00

* April - October: Last admission 16:45
November - March: Last admission 16:15
Closed 24-26 December

Map & Directions

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Road Directions

Portsmouth is connected to London by the A3 and there are regular coach services from London Victoria.

If arriving by car in the city, follow the signs for "Historic Ships", there is ample parking space close to the site.

Public Transport Directions

There are frequent train services to Portsmouth from London Waterloo, the journey time being about 1 hour 30 minutes.

Portsmouth Harbour station is less than five minutes walk from the Mary Rose Exhibition.


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Saturday, 20th October 2018 - Sunday, 28th October 2018

Totally Tudor - Men of War at The Mary RoseJoin The Mary Rose for their Totally Tudor- Men of War activities. Make your very own wrist guard or decorate a Tudor drinking goblet. Hear from the experts in the regular 20-minute talks.Get a guided tour of the Gundeck (extra charge applies) or examine battlefield wounds on the Surgeon's table.
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Saturday, 20th October 2018 - Sunday, 28th October 2018

Brick by Brick at The Mary RoseTudor England - Brick by Brick at The Mary RoseThis October half Term, help The Mary Rose to create a LEGO® brick recreation of Portsmouth as it was in July 1545! Only £6 for an 8x8 LEGO® plate, plus a 'Make and Take' model.
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Friday, 26th October 2018 - Friday, 26th October 2018

Fighting and Refighting Agincourt at The Mary Rose MuseumTalk: Fighting and Refighting Agincourt at The Mary Rose MuseumAs part of The Mary Rose's Half-Term 'Men of War' Week, Alex Hildred, Head of Research and Ordnance for the Mary Rose Trust will be joined by Dr. Anne Curry, professor of Mediaeval History at the University of Southampton. Together they will host an evening lecture exploring Archery in the Middle...
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Friday, 26th October 2018 - Friday, 26th October 2018

Friday, 23rd November 2018 - Friday, 23rd November 2018

Friday, 28th December 2018 - Friday, 28th December 2018

Lights Up at The Mary RoseLights Up Mornings at The Mary RoseFree with a valid Mary Rose ticket. The lighting within the Mary Rose Museum is designed to create a stunning atmosphere and display, as well as helping protect the delicate collection of artefacts within the gallery showcases. Some visitors with a visual impairment or those with other medical and...
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Saturday, 8th December 2018 - Sunday, 9th December 2018

Saturday, 15th December 2018 - Sunday, 16th December 2018

Saturday, 29th December 2018 - Sunday, 30th December 2018

King Henry's Christmas Court at The Mary RoseKing Henry's Christmas Court at The Mary RoseMerriment, Magic, Music… Make Christmas Memories at The Mary Rose. Join The Mary Rose this December at The Mary Rose for Tudor Christmas Festivities. King Henry VIII invites you to experience Christmas traditions from his Royal Tudor Court! There will be dancing, merrymaking, magic, music and an...
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Guide Prices

Ticket prices can be found on the Mary Rose website.



  • Accessible Lift
  • Disabled Parking
  • Disabled persons toilet
  • Induction Loop System
  • No dogs (Guide dogs accepted)
  • Wheelchair user accessible


  • On-Site cafe/restaurant
  • Restaurant

Establishment Features

  • Audio Tours - available via our free mobile app for iOs and Android
  • Groups welcome

Parking & Transport

  • Own car park (Fee Applies)
  • Railway station within 5 miles
  • Railway station within walking distance
  • Secure cycle parking

Specialist Features

  • Educational Groups

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Recent Reviews:

  • 2Elf
    Elizabeth City, North Carolina
    Trip Type:
    Fascinating museum
    5 of 5 stars
    Thursday, 27th September 2018
    This museum was a fascinating look at Henry VIII'S favorite ship and its sinking in the harbor. The displays trace the ship's construction, crew make up and reasons for its rapid sinking. Read full review
  • Napsters15
    A step back in time!
    5 of 5 stars
    Thursday, 27th September 2018
    I have wanted to visit the Mary Rose for a long time and I wasn't disappointed when I finally managed to get there! I have seen a smaller exhibition but this just blew me away. Loved the volunteers... Read full review
  • EMD51
    Port Saint Lucie, Florida
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    Fascinating, unlike any other museum.
    5 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 26th September 2018
    This is by far the finest museum that I have been in. It's presentation is nothing less than awesome, amazing, fascinating. The docents in the exhibit are knowable and helpful for you to make the... Read full review

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