D-Day Remembered

Event Date: 
Monday, 6 May 2019 -
11:00am to 3:00pm

D-Day Remembered

Location: Explosion Museum of Naval Firepower

Join us for a special Living History event this May Day Bank holiday as we commemorate D Day 75 at Explosion, Museum of the Naval Firepower.  The event is free and includes free entry to the museum all day. There will be plenty to see and do with our D Day reenactors, Portsmouth model boat display with an explosive display depicting the beach landings. Meet the women of Explosion who helped with preparations for the Normandy invasion and take part in our family fun  ‘Make Do and Mend activities from potato printing to making your own lavender bag. There will be a chance to handle objects from the D Day Story, Portsmouth and discover more about plans for Landing Craft Tank 7074, a survivor from 6th June.

Free entry to Explosion, Museum of Naval Firepower. No car parking will be available on-site. Please use public transport where possible. Alternatively, the waterbus runs from Portsmouth Historic Dockyard daily.

HMS Hermes returning from the Falklands