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Rated in the top 5 things to do in Hampshire* Portsmouth Historic Dockyard is home to England's greatest historical gems.

The Mary Rose Museum

Explore the stunning new Mary Rose Museum, home to the world's most comprehensive collection of Tudor artefacts and witness the ongoing preservation of the ships hull.

HMS Victory

The Royal Navy's most famous warship for her role in the Battle of Trafalgar, she currently has a dual role as the Flagship of the First Sea Lord and as a living museum to the Georgian Navy.

HMS Warrior

The pride of Queen Victoria's fleet, powered by steam and sail, she was Britain's first iron-hulled, armoured warship and the largest, fastest and most powerful ship of her day.

HMS Alliance

Assault your senses by walking on board HMS Alliance. Take a peek through the working periscopes, and see, hear and even smell how life was lived under the sea.

National Museum Royal Navy Portsmouth

One of the world's leading maritime museums recounting the experiences and stories of the men and women who contributed to the Navy's history.

Hear My Story

A new exhibition telling the undiscovered personal stories from the men and women who have created the Navy's history over the last 100 years, the century of greatest change.

Action Stations

Taking off in a helicopter and flying into battle is something you will never forget. One of dozens of hands-on activities showcasing today's Royal Navy in this fantastic interactive indoor attraction.

Harbour Tours

Discover why Portsmouth remains an important harbour, a 45 minute boat tour will bring you up close and personal with destroyers, frigates, mine warfare ships and much more.


Tracing the development of naval armaments from gunpowder to the Exocet missile... but the museum is not just about big bangs!

Royal Marines Museum

The museum depicts history of the Royal Marines from 1664 to present day. Personal stories of wars, battles and events of great significance, make the history of the Royal Marines comes to life.

Dockyard Apprentice

The Dockyard Apprentice

Follow a day in the life of a Royal Dockyard Apprentice and experience the sights, sounds and smells of Portsmouth Historic Dockyard in the early 20th Century.

Dockyard Landmarks

Dockyard landmarks

From great architecture to astounding engineering, the Portsmouth Historic Dockyard is as much an experience as the ships, museums and attractions that call it home.

*Source Tripadvisor 2012-2014