Events

  • Date: Sat, 01/09/2018 -
    7:00pm to 10:30pm

    Rum and Gin Festival 2018

    Location: HMS Warrior 1860, Portsmouth Historic Dockyard

    After the success of this year’s sold out Rum Festival, we’re bringing it back, bigger and with added gin! Choose your tipple or sample something new with a fine selection of spirits to try.

    As you explore HMS Warrior 1860, you’ll enjoy two decks of rum and gin tastings, talks and demonstrations on how to drink your beverage. Enjoy cocktails at our dedicated rum and gin bar as you kick-back on one of the world’s most renowned warships.

  • Date: Thu, 06/09/2018 -
    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: Thu, 20/09/2018 -
    7:30pm to 10:00pm

    Royal Marines Association Band Concert

    Location: The Royal Marines Museum

    Doors open at 6.30pm. The event starts at 7.30pm.

    The Royal Marines Museum is delighted to welcome back the Royal Marines Association Band for their last evening of music with us.

    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, 21/09/2018 -
    7:00pm to 10:00pm

    A rum and gin adventure awaits onboard HMS Warrior 1860.

    After the success of last year's sold out Rum Festival, we’re bringing it back, bigger and with added gin! Choose your tipple or sample something new with a fine selection of spirits to try.

    As you explore HMS Warrior 1860, you’ll enjoy two decks of rum and gin tastings, talks and demonstrations on how to drink your beverage. Enjoy cocktails at our dedicated rum and gin bar as you kick-back on one of the world’s most renowned warships.

    More information will be revealed as we approach the big day.

  • Date:
    Sat, 29/09/2018 - 10:00am to Sun, 30/09/2018 - 6:00pm

    The Subaqautic Steampunk Weekend 2018

    Location: Royal Navy Submarine Museum, Gosport

    Join the steampunk revolution!

    Get your aviator goggles at the ready! The Subaquatic Steampunk Weekend returns in 2018. Fan favourite features return including steampunk performers, the gin and beer tent and our boutique fashion show.

  • Date: Sat, 06/10/2018 -
    7:00pm to 11:00pm

    Calling all beer and cider lovers! Get a taste HMS Caroline’s Beer and Cider Festival and enjoy your favourite drink by local and international brewers. The drill hall will be alive with chatter with demonstrations on how to pour the perfect pint to tips on how to make the best beer and cider. Unwind at our beer and cider bar as you listen to local artists and entertainers.

  • Date:
    Fri, 19/10/2018 - 7:00pm to Sat, 20/10/2018 - 11:45pm

    Trafalgar Night

    Location: HMS Warrior 1860, Portsmouth Historic Dockyard 

    Due to popular demand, we have added a second Trafalgar Night date. Choose from either the 19 or the 20 October

    Join us for this traditional naval celebration commemorating Nelson’s famous victory.

    Watch the parading of the beef with traditional drummers & join the Captain in a port toast to Admiral Lord Nelson.

    Sea shanties whilst you dine, then a ‘good old sing a long’ with live entertainment.

  • Date:
    Fri, 26/10/2018 - 10:00am to Sun, 28/10/2018 - 1:30am

    Get ready for an explosive Halloween!

     

    Halloween Family Event - 26/10/19 - 27/10/18 10am - 5pm

    Calling all witches and wizards! Over 2 days, we'll be bringing you a family friendly daytime events at Explosion Museum. Enjoy halloween crafts and workshops, spooky stalls selling trinkets, light up toys and halloween gifts, and plenty of treats.

    More information will be released closer to the time. 

  • Date: Fri, 02/11/2018 -
    7:00pm to 11:45pm

    “Sir we have won a great victory, but we have lost Lord Nelson!”

    Join us to celebrate the arrival of HMS Pickle bringing news of the great victory of Trafalgar and the great loss of Admiral Lord Nelson.

    With entertainment and traditional Georgian mess, come on board and remember this momentous day in true nautical style.

    Your ticket includes rum tot 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 nautical costume

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

    The Festival of Christmas returns to Portsmouth Historic Dockyard for its 19th triumphant year. Discover the magic of Christmas at the south’s premier Christmas event.


    More details will follow as we get closer to the day.

    Your ticket is valid for the date booked ONLY. This is not part of the Annual All Attraction Ticket.

HMS Hermes returning from the Falklands