• Date: Sat, 22/10/2016 - 9:30am to Sat, 29/10/2016 - 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, 22/10/2016 - 10:00am to Sun, 30/10/2016 - 5:00pm

    At Explosion Museum

    Free with a valid ticket

  • Date: Mon, 24/10/2016 - 10:00am to Sun, 30/10/2016 - 5:00pm

    At Royal Marines Museum

    Free with a valid ticket

  • Date: Wed, 26/10/2016 - 11:00am to 4:00pm
    National Museum of the Royal Navy, Portsmouth - Victory Gallery
    Two sessions: 11am – 1pm and 2pm-4pm
    Create your own Lego Ghost Ship this Halloween or make a Skeleton Sailor for Trick or Treat!
    Suitable for all ages
    Free with a valid ticket
    Tel: 023 92 737 587
  • Date: Thu, 27/10/2016 - 6:30pm to 9:00pm
    Featuring the amazing voice & star of the West End - Amanda Goldthorpe-Hall.
    The Royal Marines Association Band returns to the Royal Marines Museum for a very special concert this autumn. The Royal Marines Band Service has built a world class reputation via their thrilling performances worldwide for over a century. Many of its musicians, on leaving the service, go on to successful music careers but their links with the Royal Marines seldom diminish.
  • Date: Fri, 28/10/2016 - 5:30pm to Sat, 29/10/2016 - 8:00pm

    At National Museum of the Royal Navy, Hartlepool

    Things are getting "Spoo-Quay" in Hartlepool this half term

    Party Animals will be bringing along some creepy crawlies for you to hold.

    Mister Twister the close up magician will amaze you with music, comedy and spot prizes, plus every child receives and awesome balloon model.

    East Durham College have entertained our guests for many years and once again they will bring their outstanding performance and interactive shows to you.

  • Date: Fri, 28/10/2016 - 6:00pm to 9:00pm
    At Royal Navy Submarine Museum, Gosport
    Grab your torch this half term to take a creepy tour of the museum and our oldest submarine, Holland One. Have fun playing  a ghostly game and get the chance to peek through our periscopes for a night time view of Portsmouth harbour. Refreshments will be included. 
    This event is for families with children aged 5 and over.
    Tours at 6pm, 7pm and 8pm (spaces limited) 
  • Date: Sun, 30/10/2016 - 5:00pm to 9:00pm
    Amazing family firework display at Explosion Museum against the dramatic backdrop of Portsmouth Harbour. The event includes family entertainment, performances, bouncy castle, funfair, food and treats and full access to the Museum. Fireworks start at 7pm.
    Adults: £6
    Child £4
    Family £15 
    Under 5s FREE
  • Date: Wed, 09/11/2016 - 10:00am to 5:00pm
    At Royal Marines Museum
    Have some questions?
    Want to find out more?
    Our Archives will be open to all, with collections officers ready to answer your questions
    Drop in at any time
    We can help you with your research, from academic    publications, to simply discovering more about naval history
    Look at documents from the Archives with our assistance
  • Date: Tue, 15/11/2016 - 10:00am to Sun, 29/01/2017 - 5:00pm
    National Museum of the Royal Navy Portsmouth
    An exhibition of three dimensional artwork that challenges visitors to rethink events in our shared history by artist in residence Helen Snell.
    Helen uses laser cutting and digital media to create her work, which includes wall reliefs in paper, large scale steel sculpture and site specific installation, laser cut digitally printed fabrics, 3D printed costume and body sculpture.

HMS Hermes returning from the Falklands