Type: Events

5 Weeks of Family Fun – Keep Calm and Carry On

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Five Weeks of Family Fun gives children aged 5-11 the opportunity to discover more about Portsmouth, its surroundings and history – as well as a nutritional lunch to enjoy.

All events take place within the grounds of Portsmouth Museum and Art Gallery but will be outdoors, so please dress appropriately. Each session includes a nutritional lunch, and is free for families in receipt of free school meals in Portsmouth, otherwise £7 per child. All adults accompanied by children are free.

The events are designed to be suitable for primary school children aged 5 to 11 years old. Session dates, times and details can be found below.

Places must be booked in advance by phoning Portsmouth Museum & Art Gallery, Tuesday to Sunday between 10am and 4pm, on 023 9283 4779. Children must be accompanied by a responsible adult at all times with a maximum ratio of 3 children to 1 adult. Tickets cannot be exchanged and are non-refundable.​​​​​​

Please note, there will be no parking available at Portsmouth Museum & Art Gallery during these events.

Keep Calm and Carry On
Monday 26 – Tuesday 27 July
11am – 3pm
Discover the stories of wartime food, diet and life on the home front in Second World War Portsmouth.

5 Weeks of Family Fun – Wild About Portsmouth

HAF Fun Pompey logo

Five Weeks of Family Fun gives children aged 5-11 the opportunity to discover more about Portsmouth, its surroundings and history – as well as a nutritional lunch to enjoy.

All events take place within the grounds of Portsmouth Museum and Art Gallery but will be outdoors, so please dress appropriately. Each session includes a nutritional lunch, and is free for families in receipt of free school meals in Portsmouth, otherwise £7 per child. All adults accompanied by children are free.

The events are designed to be suitable for primary school children aged 5 to 11 years old. Session dates, times and details can be found below.

Places must be booked in advance by phoning Portsmouth Museum & Art Gallery, Tuesday to Sunday between 10am and 4pm, on 023 9283 4779. Children must be accompanied by a responsible adult at all times with a maximum ratio of 3 children to 1 adult. Tickets cannot be exchanged and are non-refundable.​​​​​​

Please note, there will be no parking available at Portsmouth Museum & Art Gallery during these events.

Wild about Portsmouth
Monday 2 – Tuesday 3 August
11am – 3pm
Make your own food chain by getting up close to nature. Discover why we all need to be wild about Portsmouth.

5 Weeks of Family Fun – A Feast Fit for a King

HAF Fun Pompey logo

Five Weeks of Family Fun gives children aged 5-11 the opportunity to discover more about Portsmouth, its surroundings and history – as well as a nutritional lunch to enjoy.

All events take place within the grounds of Portsmouth Museum and Art Gallery but will be outdoors, so please dress appropriately. Each session includes a nutritional lunch, and is free for families in receipt of free school meals in Portsmouth, otherwise £7 per child. All adults accompanied by children are free.

The events are designed to be suitable for primary school children aged 5 to 11 years old. Session dates, times and details can be found below.

Places must be booked in advance by phoning Portsmouth Museum & Art Gallery, Tuesday to Sunday between 10am and 4pm, on 023 9283 4779. Children must be accompanied by a responsible adult at all times with a maximum ratio of 3 children to 1 adult. Tickets cannot be exchanged and are non-refundable.​​​​​​

Please note, there will be no parking available at Portsmouth Museum & Art Gallery during these events.

A Feast Fit for a King
Sunday 8 – Monday 9 August
11am – 3pm
Explore the stories of how and why a Tudor King came to visit Portsmouth. Take part in activities including sitting at the banquet table and hobby horse jousting.

5 Weeks of Family Fun – Banana-rama

HAF Fun Pompey logo

Five Weeks of Family Fun gives children aged 5-11 the opportunity to discover more about Portsmouth, its surroundings and history – as well as a nutritional lunch to enjoy.

All events take place within the grounds of Portsmouth Museum and Art Gallery but will be outdoors, so please dress appropriately. Each session includes a nutritional lunch, and is free for families in receipt of free school meals in Portsmouth, otherwise £7 per child. All adults accompanied by children are free.

The events are designed to be suitable for primary school children aged 5 to 11 years old. Session dates, times and details can be found below.

Places must be booked in advance by phoning Portsmouth Museum & Art Gallery, Tuesday to Sunday between 10am and 4pm, on 023 9283 4779. Children must be accompanied by a responsible adult at all times with a maximum ratio of 3 children to 1 adult. Tickets cannot be exchanged and are non-refundable.​​​​​​

Please note, there will be no parking available at Portsmouth Museum & Art Gallery during these events.

Banana-rama
Sunday 15 – Monday 16 August
11am – 3pm
Did you know Portsmouth International Port handles £330million worth of Bananas every year? Find out more about why we are bananas about Pompey.

5 Weeks of Family Fun – Pompey Old, Pompey New

HAF Fun Pompey logo

Five Weeks of Family Fun gives children aged 5-11 the opportunity to discover more about Portsmouth, its surroundings and history – as well as a nutritional lunch to enjoy.

All events take place within the grounds of Portsmouth Museum and Art Gallery but will be outdoors, so please dress appropriately. Each session includes a nutritional lunch, and is free for families in receipt of free school meals in Portsmouth, otherwise £7 per child. All adults accompanied by children are free.

The events are designed to be suitable for primary school children aged 5 to 11 years old. Session dates, times and details can be found below.

Places must be booked in advance by phoning Portsmouth Museum & Art Gallery, Tuesday to Sunday between 10am and 4pm, on 023 9283 4779. Children must be accompanied by a responsible adult at all times with a maximum ratio of 3 children to 1 adult. Tickets cannot be exchanged and are non-refundable.​​​​​​

Please note, there will be no parking available at Portsmouth Museum & Art Gallery during these events.

Pompey Old Pompey New
Sunday 22 – Monday 23 August
11am – 3pm
Travel through time and explore the city of stories and discover how Portsmouth came to be. Write a postcard on how you imagine Portsmouth in 2040.

5 Weeks of Family Fun – Pompey Old, Pompey New

HAF Fun Pompey logo

Five Weeks of Family Fun gives children aged 5-11 the opportunity to discover more about Portsmouth, its surroundings and history – as well as a nutritional lunch to enjoy.

All events take place within the grounds of Portsmouth Museum and Art Gallery but will be outdoors, so please dress appropriately. Each session includes a nutritional lunch, and is free for families in receipt of free school meals in Portsmouth, otherwise £7 per child. All adults accompanied by children are free.

The events are designed to be suitable for primary school children aged 5 to 11 years old. Session dates, times and details can be found below.

Places must be booked in advance by phoning Portsmouth Museum & Art Gallery, Tuesday to Sunday between 10am and 4pm, on 023 9283 4779. Children must be accompanied by a responsible adult at all times with a maximum ratio of 3 children to 1 adult. Tickets cannot be exchanged and are non-refundable.​​​​​​

Please note, there will be no parking available at Portsmouth Museum & Art Gallery during these events.

Pompey Old Pompey New
Sunday 22 – Monday 23 August
11am – 3pm
Travel through time and explore the city of stories and discover how Portsmouth came to be. Write a postcard on how you imagine Portsmouth in 2040.

5 Weeks of Family Fun – Banana-rama

HAF Fun Pompey logo

Five Weeks of Family Fun gives children aged 5-11 the opportunity to discover more about Portsmouth, its surroundings and history – as well as a nutritional lunch to enjoy.

All events take place within the grounds of Portsmouth Museum and Art Gallery but will be outdoors, so please dress appropriately. Each session includes a nutritional lunch, and is free for families in receipt of free school meals in Portsmouth, otherwise £7 per child. All adults accompanied by children are free.

The events are designed to be suitable for primary school children aged 5 to 11 years old. Session dates, times and details can be found below.

Places must be booked in advance by phoning Portsmouth Museum & Art Gallery, Tuesday to Sunday between 10am and 4pm, on 023 9283 4779. Children must be accompanied by a responsible adult at all times with a maximum ratio of 3 children to 1 adult. Tickets cannot be exchanged and are non-refundable.​​​​​​

Please note, there will be no parking available at Portsmouth Museum & Art Gallery during these events.

Banana-rama
Sunday 15 – Monday 16 August
11am – 3pm
Did you know Portsmouth International Port handles £330million worth of Bananas every year? Find out more about why we are bananas about Pompey.

5 Weeks of Family Fun – A Feast Fit for a King

HAF Fun Pompey logo

Five Weeks of Family Fun gives children aged 5-11 the opportunity to discover more about Portsmouth, its surroundings and history – as well as a nutritional lunch to enjoy.

All events take place within the grounds of Portsmouth Museum and Art Gallery but will be outdoors, so please dress appropriately. Each session includes a nutritional lunch, and is free for families in receipt of free school meals in Portsmouth, otherwise £7 per child. All adults accompanied by children are free.

The events are designed to be suitable for primary school children aged 5 to 11 years old. Session dates, times and details can be found below.

Places must be booked in advance by phoning Portsmouth Museum & Art Gallery, Tuesday to Sunday between 10am and 4pm, on 023 9283 4779. Children must be accompanied by a responsible adult at all times with a maximum ratio of 3 children to 1 adult. Tickets cannot be exchanged and are non-refundable.​​​​​​

Please note, there will be no parking available at Portsmouth Museum & Art Gallery during these events.

A Feast Fit for a King
Sunday 8 – Monday 9 August
11am – 3pm
Explore the stories of how and why a Tudor King came to visit Portsmouth. Take part in activities including sitting at the banquet table and hobby horse jousting.

5 Weeks of Family Fun – Wild About Portsmouth

HAF Fun Pompey logo

Five Weeks of Family Fun gives children aged 5-11 the opportunity to discover more about Portsmouth, its surroundings and history – as well as a nutritional lunch to enjoy.

All events take place within the grounds of Portsmouth Museum and Art Gallery but will be outdoors, so please dress appropriately. Each session includes a nutritional lunch, and is free for families in receipt of free school meals in Portsmouth, otherwise £7 per child. All adults accompanied by children are free.

The events are designed to be suitable for primary school children aged 5 to 11 years old. Session dates, times and details can be found below.

Places must be booked in advance by phoning Portsmouth Museum & Art Gallery, Tuesday to Sunday between 10am and 4pm, on 023 9283 4779. Children must be accompanied by a responsible adult at all times with a maximum ratio of 3 children to 1 adult. Tickets cannot be exchanged and are non-refundable.​​​​​​

Please note, there will be no parking available at Portsmouth Museum & Art Gallery during these events.

Wild about Portsmouth
Monday 2 – Tuesday 3 August
11am – 3pm
Make your own food chain by getting up close to nature. Discover why we all need to be wild about Portsmouth.

5 Weeks of Family Fun – Keep Calm and Carry On

HAF Fun Pompey logo

Five Weeks of Family Fun gives children aged 5-11 the opportunity to discover more about Portsmouth, its surroundings and history – as well as a nutritional lunch to enjoy.

All events take place within the grounds of Portsmouth Museum and Art Gallery but will be outdoors, so please dress appropriately. Each session includes a nutritional lunch, and is free for families in receipt of free school meals in Portsmouth, otherwise £7 per child. All adults accompanied by children are free.

The events are designed to be suitable for primary school children aged 5 to 11 years old. Session dates, times and details can be found below.

Places must be booked in advance by phoning Portsmouth Museum & Art Gallery, Tuesday to Sunday between 10am and 4pm, on 023 9283 4779. Children must be accompanied by a responsible adult at all times with a maximum ratio of 3 children to 1 adult. Tickets cannot be exchanged and are non-refundable.​​​​​​

Please note, there will be no parking available at Portsmouth Museum & Art Gallery during these events.

Keep Calm and Carry On
Monday 26 – Tuesday 27 July
11am – 3pm
Discover the stories of wartime food, diet and life on the home front in Second World War Portsmouth.