Events

  • Date:
    Sat, 30/06/2018 - 10:00am to Sun, 30/12/2018 - 4:00pm

    Location: Portsmouth Historic Dockyard

    Tattoo: British Tattoo Art Revealed

  • Date:
    Fri, 30/11/2018 - 10:00am to Sun, 02/12/2018 - 5:00pm

    Travel back in time to a bygone era, where snowy Dickensian streets welcome you to a world of festive cheer, as you enjoy one of the south’s finest Christmas festivals. The gates open to a world of Christmas joy from 30 November - 2 December from 10am - 6pm.

    Treat yourself to some well-earned retail therapy as you browse our Christmas markets. We're bringing you brand new markets for 2018, the Hampshire Makers market - a celebration of local handmade talent! Plus, Dickensian street performers, traditional green Father Christmas and so much more!

  • Date:
    Sat, 01/12/2018 - 7:00pm to Fri, 07/12/2018 - 11:45pm

    Celebrate Christmas with a bang in the Grand Magazine at Explosion Museum this winter.

    The 18th century gunpowder magazine with walls up to 8ft thick, arching brickwork and Victorian wooden floors, is the perfect place to party. Enjoy great food and a fantastic atmosphere; it will be a night to remember.

  • Date: Thu, 06/12/2018 -
    10:30am to 2:30pm

    The Fleet Air Arm Museum’s reserve collection is now larger than many other entire aircraft museums and is housed in a purpose-built and climate-controlled building called Cobham Hall. Cobham Hall is now bulging with a precious assortment of all things “naval aviation heritage”.

  • Date:
    Sat, 08/12/2018 - 7:30pm to Sat, 15/12/2018 - 11:45pm

    Put on your party cap and join us aboard the HMS Warrior for a nautical Christmas extravaganza.


    See the ship dressed for the festive season whilst enjoying your three-course square meal.

    Capture your Yuletide memories in in our photo booth, enjoy the live entertainment, and dance the night away with our disco.

    Your ticket includes mulled wine or hot cider on arrival, ½ bottle wine pp and a three-course dinner

    19:00 Boarding & reception drinks
    20:00 Dinner
    23:45 Carriages

    Dress Party frocks, Christmas jumpers or nautical dress. 

  • Date: Wed, 12/12/2018 -
    11:00am to 2:00pm

    Ask the Archives

    Location: The Royal Navy Submarine Museum

    Join us on 12 December for Ask the Archives at The Royal Navy Submarine Museum in Gosport from 11am to 2pm. Come along and learn about family history with one of our museum curators.

    Whether you want to learn about naval history or want to discover more about your family history. Our team will help you find the answers. The event is free to attend with a valid attraction ticket.

  • Date:
    Thu, 13/12/2018 - 7:00pm to Fri, 14/12/2018 - 10:00pm

    The popular Christmas carol concert under the wings of Concorde returns this year at Yeovilton’s Fleet Air Arm Museum on two evenings, Thursday 13th and Friday 14th December.

    Visitors can join the HMS Heron Royal Navy Volunteer Band under Concorde 2 in Hall Four of the Yeovilton museum.

    The concert features several classics and festive numbers for the occasion.

    Tickets include a mince pie and mulled wine on arrival. A bar and refreshments will also be available.

  • Date: Thu, 17/01/2019 -
    6:00pm to 8:00pm

    The Fleet Air Arm Museum invites you to an evening of unprecedented access exploring in and around some of our collection’s most significant aircraft. This is an exclusive opportunity that is not usually available to the general public.

    See where history was made when you look inside the cockpit of Captain Eric ‘Winkle’ Brown’s famous Vampire LZ551/G. This was the first aircraft to land on an aircraft carrier in 1945.

  • Date: Fri, 25/01/2019 -
    7:00pm to 11:45pm

    Join us aboard HMS Warrior with traditional food and entrainment for an evening celebrating the life of famous Scottish poet Robert Burns.

    Your ticket includes hot toddies on arrival, ½ bottle wine pp and a three course dinner.

    19:00     Boarding & reception drinks

    20:00     Dinner

    23:45     Carriages

    Dress     Black tie or kilts

    Download our full menu here

  • Date: Sat, 02/03/2019 -
    7:00pm to 11:45pm

    To celebrate 50 years since the first flight of the now iconic aircraft, we are bringing you an amazing evening of rum and gin under our very own Concorde.

    Explore Hall 4 and gaze in awe and this incredible machine, as you taste test rum & gin for a host of different brands.

    With live music and plenty of your favourite drink, this will be an evening that you don't want to miss.

    More information will be available closer to the day.

    18+ only. Please drink responsibly.

HMS Hermes returning from the Falklands