Location: Upper Gun Deck HMS Victory
From sailors to surgeons to marines and midshipmen uncover the lives of the real men who lived, worked and fought on HMS Victory. This hands-on investigative session will use ‘Discovery chests’ to help pupils learn more about the crew, revealing for the first time their names, what they did and how they lived on-board the ship. It is excellent for developing investigative and enquiry skills culminating with pupils presenting their findings to the ‘ships company’
Price: Discovery visit £4.50 per pupil + £50 per one hour workshop for up to 25 people
IMPORTANT information for teachers
History at HMS Victory
Students have a unique opportunity to go behind the scenes and access the museum archives linked to HMS Victory, Nelson and the Battle of Trafalgar. Through a series of investigative activities focused around these primary sources students will discover more about the ship, the battle and the men who served on board.
Price: Discovery visit £4.50 per pupil + £80 per half day for up to 30 people
A Discovery Visit is a teacher-led, self-guided visit to one attraction within Portsmouth Historic Dockyard.
£4.50 for 1 attraction, £6.50 for two attractions and £8.50 for three attractions per student.