Events

  • Date: Sat, 23/07/2016 - 10:30am to Sun, 04/09/2016 - 10:45am

    Part of Portsmouth Historic Dockyard's Summer Discover Your Dockyard event programme.

    A daily talk about the Jutland gun and its role within the Battle of Jutland.
     
    Meet by the Jutland Gun outside the "36 Hours: Jutland 1916, The Battle That Won The War." exhibition.
     
    FREE with a valid ticket.
     
  • Date: Mon, 01/08/2016 - 10:00am to Wed, 31/08/2016 - 5:00pm
    At the Royal Navy Submarine Museum
     
    This summer everyday throughout August, a fun trail for families will bring some items from the beach to the museum galleries for families to try to find. Can you see such surprising things as the fish on a submarine or where might the lobster with sunglasses  be hiding? This trail can be found at the museum included in the cost of the ticket.
     
  • Date: Mon, 01/08/2016 - 10:00am to Wed, 31/08/2016 - 5:00pm
    At Explosion Museum 
     
    All day and every day throughout all of August there will be a range of self-guided resources at and around the museum for families to play with. This will include games and puzzles, quizzes, colouring sheets and wordsearches. The themes of these resources will include pirates, ships and sea shore creatures. This will help our family visitors to get the most from their visit this summer so come and join the fun.
     
  • Date: Mon, 01/08/2016 - 10:00am to Sun, 04/09/2016 - 5:00pm

    At Royal Marines Museum

  • Date: Sat, 27/08/2016 - 9:30am to Sun, 04/09/2016 - 5:00pm
    At Explosion Museum
     
    The year is 1940 and you are helping with the vital war efforts in the historic C magazine building in Gosport.
     
    You are helping to sort the munitions but have found a bomb planted by enemy spies! 
     
    The door is locked.
     
    You have 60 minutes to diffuse the bomb.
     
    Can you find the clues and solve the puzzles before it's too late?
     
  • Date: Wed, 31/08/2016 - 11:00am to 4:00pm
    National Museum of the Royal Navy Portsmouth
     
    Sessions at 11am – 1pm and 2pm-4pm
    Location: HMS –Hear My Story gallery
    Free with valid ticket
     
    Look out for our family activity every Wednesday in August. Design your very own pair of Crafty Binoculars and then have fun using them to get a better look at all the objects in our galleries.
     
    For information contact families@nmrn.org.uk or contact 023 92 727 587
  • Date: Wed, 31/08/2016 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
    On board HMS M33
     
    “The Incredible rescue of Miss Muggins” with puppets and music.  
     
    Youngsters are encouraged to bring teddies or pictures of their pets.
  • Date: Fri, 09/09/2016 - 9:30am to Sun, 11/09/2016 - 5:00pm
    At Explosion Museum
     
    The year is 1940 and you are helping with the vital war efforts in the historic C magazine building in Gosport.
     
    You are helping to sort the munitions but have found a bomb planted by enemy spies! 
     
    The door is locked.
     
    You have 60 minutes to diffuse the bomb.
     
    Can you find the clues and solve the puzzles before it's too late?
     
  • Date: Sat, 10/09/2016 - 10:00am to Sun, 11/09/2016 - 2:30pm

    HMS Caroline, Belfast

    Saturday 10th & Sunday 11th September

    Tour times: 10am, 12noon and 2.30pm

    As part of European Heritage Open Day, we are offering Curator led tours of HMS Caroline on Saturday 10 & Sunday 11 September. Tours will run at 10am, 12noon and 2.30pm both days. Each tour is limited to 15 people, and it is essential to book your place in advance. Please email info.caroline@nmrn.org.uk

  • Date: Sat, 10/09/2016 - 10:00am to Sun, 11/09/2016 - 2:30pm

    As part of European Heritage Open Day, we are offering Curator led tours of HMS Caroline on Saturday 10 & Sunday 11 September. Tours will run at 10am, 12noon and 2.30pm both days. Each tour is limited to 15 people, and it is essential to book your place in advance. Please email info.caroline@nmrn.org.uk

    The curator led tour is a free activity, however standard entrance fees to the ship do apply. 

HMS Hermes returning from the Falklands