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Wednesday, 04 July 2018 11:53

Kids Go Free This Summer

See the 'Dockyard Alive!' this summer 

Looking for something to do this summer with the kids? Kids Go Free returns to Portsmouth Fun-Tastic Dockyard with free activities for all the family. Create a glitter tattoo, meet historic characters from the past and experience wow moments all summer.

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Kids go free

Kids go free all summer

Long summer days just got more action-packed at Portsmouth Fun-tastic Dockyard with free activities and experiences for all the family. Get a free child's Full Navy Ticket with every adult ticket purchased for unlimited adventures.

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Download free summer pack

Download your free summer pack

Keep your little adventurers busy this summer with our free summer pack full of amazing activities and ideas. Take part in puzzle games and see what's on in our event programme throughout the holidays.  

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New for 2018 - The Trafalgar Sail

Must sees don’t come more epic than the Trafalgar sail from Nelson's famous flagship, HMS Victory. Diana McCormack, Senior Conservator at The National Museum of the Royal Navy discusses the important work that goes into preserving this artefact.

Get a behind the scenes look at the team who were involved in the unfurling as Diana takes us through the exercise. 

See the legendary sail when it goes on display this summer from 21 July – 2 September - a limited time preview with an awe-inspiring backstory. Please note: Currently the Trafalgar Sail is unsuitable for wheelchair users.


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Wednesday, 02 August 2017 08:32

Win tickets for a whole year of fun

Our biggest ticket giveaway yet
A whole year of fun awaits in our competition

Family weekend

Our ticket giveaway
We’re giving away the ultimate ticket bundle to one lucky person. Enjoy a whole year of fun with our ticket bundle competition. We’re offering you:

  • 2 x premium Sunday tickets for Victorious Festival
  • 2 x adult tickets for the Subaquatic Steampunk Weekend
  • 2 x All Attraction tickets for Portsmouth Historic Dockyard
  • 2 x adult tickets for the Festival of Christmas

Competition has now closed
We’d like to thank everyone who entered our competition to win the ultimate ticket bundle. The competition closed at midnight on 18 August with the winner announced after this time. Don't forget to stay posted on our Facebook and Twitter page for the latest news, promotions and competitions. 

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Wednesday, 26 July 2017 15:09

Download Your Free Summer Adventure Pack

Take the adventure with you 

A whole summer of fun awaits in one awesome pack 

Kids go free this summer

Download our free summer adventure pack

Find out what's in store for you with our summer adventure pack which is full of activities to make your summer more enjoyable. See our epic events programme to help plan your next adventure with us. 

Fun activities for little adventurers
Learn morse code and create your own message, solve the ship maze, spot the difference in our mascot challenge or try our Second World War word search - it's quick and easy to download. Simply enter your details below.  

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Portsmouth Fun-tastic Dockyard

See the dockyard come alive this summer and meet Royal Navy characters from the past. Take part in fun activities and events as kids go free with every adult Full Navy Ticket.

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Portsmouth Historic Dockyard provides experiences that can't be created in a classroom and brings history to life. All visits are designed to maximise pupils' learning experiences and depending on your curriculum, time and budget you have available there are a range of options to suit your needs.

Education Tickets


Portsmouth Historic Dockyard offers a unique range of historic and modern venues for group visitors seeking to make their visit even more special. Pre-booked groups of a minimum of 15 people are eligible for advanced group rates. Groups who have not pre-booked will be charged a basic group rate on the day.

Group Tickets

*Prices shown include discount. Offer cannot be combined with other offers or applied for retrospectively. Offers are redeemable online only and applies to 11 Attraction Annual Pass only. The waterbus is operated on a first come first served basis and is subject to availability. Please see the full booking terms and conditions. Portsmouth Historic Dockyard reserve the right to withdraw this offer at any time.

Registered disabled visitors to the dockyard should purchase an appropriate ticket according to their age. They are eligible to bring along a carer for free if required. A complimentary day ticket can be allocated to the carer on request at the Visitors Centre, and is included with the online ticket purchase. For more information on our accessibility, please read our accessibility page.

The 11 Attraction Annual Pass includes entry to HMS Warrior, HMS Victory, Boathouse 4, Harbour Tours, Action Stations, Jutland Exhibition, HMS M.33, National Museum of the Royal Navy Portsmouth, Dockyard Apprentice Scheme, Explosion Museum and Royal Navy Submarine Museum.

  • Attraction tickets are only valid for one day only. If you would like to visit Portsmouth Historic Dockyard more than once, buy an 11 Attraction Annual Pass which gives you unlimited access to our attractions.

  • For separate ticketed events, the Full Navy Ticket and National Membership will not be valid. Please check terms and conditions of the event at the time of purchase for confirmation.

  • When you upgrade to National Membership, you get access to three other museums across the UK including HMS Caroline in Belfast, Fleet Air Arm Museum in Somerset and The National Museum of the Royal Navy in Hartlepool. A Full Navy Ticket gives you access to attractions at Portsmouth Historic Dockyard only for a whole year.

  • Enjoy a year worth of adventures with a Full Navy Ticket. 

    You can visit:

    • HMS Warrior
    • HMS Victory
    • Boathouse 4
    • Harbour Tour
    • Action Stations
    • Jutland Exhibition
    • HMS M.33
    • National Museum of the Royal Navy Portsmouth
    • Dockyard Apprentice Scheme
    • Explosion Museum
    • Royal Navy Submarine Museum and Harbour Tours