Museum opening hours: 10AM to 5PM.

Totally Tudor Takeover Tuesday

The Mary Rose Museum Takeover the Castle

The team from the Mary Rose Museum Takeover the Castle 7th & 8th August.  Activities include: Hobbyhorse Jousting and St George's Knight School, Have a Go Archery, Tudor Dressing Up, Tudor Games, Object Handling, Talks and Storytelling. 

Southsea Castle

Barely was the work completed when Henry VIII’s flagship, the Mary Rose, tragically sank in front of the Castle. During the English Civil War, nearly a century later, the Castle was captured for the only time in its history, by Parliamentarian forces.

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