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D-Day Museum

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D-Day Museum
Clarence Esplanade

Tel: +44 023 9282 7261

Image of Girl with Overlord Embroidery


Ticket TypePrice
Adult£6.80 per ticket
Children aged 17 and under go free with a paying adultFree
Portsmouth Leisure Card Holder£4.00 per ticket
Senior 60+£5.80 per ticket
Student£4.70 per ticket
Unaccompanied Child£4.70 per ticket

Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.



  • All Areas Accessible to Disabled Visitors
  • Disabled Parking
  • Disabled persons toilet
  • Facilities for Hearing Impaired Visitors
  • Facilities for Visually Impaired Visitors
  • Guide Dogs Permitted
  • Induction Loop System
  • Parking Areas for Disabled Visitors
  • Ramp/Level Access
  • Toilets for Disabled Visitors
  • Wheelchair user accessible

Children & Infants

  • Baby changing

Parking & Transport

  • Coach parking
  • On site parking close by - Fees apply
  • Parking (charge)
  • Railway station within 5 miles


  • Cafe - April - Sept
  • Catering for groups - with prior booking with the cafe.
  • On-Site cafe/restaurant
  • Picnic area - on communal parkland
  • Picnic Site

Payment Methods

  • Approx length of visit - 1.5 - 2 hours
  • Delta accepted
  • Groups Accepted - Please download our Group Travel Guide for more information.
  • Maestro Accepted
  • Min group size - 15, to qualify for group rates.
  • Open by appointment outside normal opening times - For groups only. Extra charge, available on application.
  • Special group rates - Adult: £5.50 Senior: £4.50 Child: £4.00

Establishment Features

  • Audio Commentary in Foreign Languages - For the Overlord Embroidery only (English/French/ Dutch/Spanish/German)
  • Event Venue
  • Groups by arrangement - Tours of D-Day Museum and / or Overlord Embroidery available by arrangement for pre-booked groups (fee applies).
  • Groups welcome
  • Open all year round

Specialist Features

  • Educational Groups
  • Family Fun
  • Marketed Towards Families
  • Marketed Towards Senior Citizens
  • Marketed towards student/youth

Tours and Demonstrations

  • Educational Visits Accepted - Most suitable for Key Stages 2 & 3. Tours of D-Day Museum and / or Overlord Embroidery available by arrangement, for pre-booked groups (fee applies).

Audio Commentary in Foreign Languages

  • Dutch audio guide
  • French audio guide
  • German audio guide
  • Spanish audio guide

Group Travel

  • Out of Hours Visits

Map & Directions

Road Directions

M27 or A3(M) to M275 to Esplanade.

If you require any information for your visit, please contact the museum directly.

Public Transport Directions

Nearest stations are Portsmouth & Southsea or Portsmouth Harbour.


Opening Times

October to March Opening Hours (1 Oct 2016 - 31 Mar 2017)
April to September Opening Hours (1 Apr 2017 - 30 Sept 2017)

* Closed Christmas Eve, Christmas Day and Boxing Day. Open New Year's Day 11am to 4pm. Last entry to D-Day Museum - 30 minutes before closing time.

Dates and times marked with a '*' are provisional and may be subject to change


Thursday, 24th November 2016 - Thursday, 24th November 2016

D-Day Talk by Dr Simon Trew
more info

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