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Wednesday, 23rd April 2014

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Royal Marines Museum

Royal Marines Museum

The Royal Marines Museum, situated on the seafront at Southsea, Portsmouth, is a proud and welcoming Museum set in striking Victorian surroundings....

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World War 1 Remembrance Centre

Heritage / Visitor Centre

Fort Widley
Portsdown Hill Road
Portsmouth
Hants
PO6 3LS

Tel: +44 023 9279 8751

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WW1 Remembrance Centre

The new centre has been set up to display artefacts, reproduction exhibits and memorabilia from World War One. We have a memorial centre and a walk through trench system. We also have occasional lectures on Ypres and The Somme.

Shop and reception - Goods for sale and book up for Battlefield Tours of The Somme, France or Ypres, Belgium.
The Centre will be closed Mondays (except pre-booked groups).

Display Rooms and Corridors with real artefacts and reproduction exhibits

All Quiet on the Western Front - Room with Walk thru' reconstruction trench system

Memorial Area

Plus other displays and pictures

Monthly temporary exhibitions covering aspects of the Great War.

Open
10.30am to 6pm daily

Adults - £3,

Children, Senior Citizens, Students - £2

Important Please Note: Fort Widley is a Grade 1 Listed building and at the moment access to the Centre is by stairs only.

Coaches and School groups please visit by arrangement

Lectures about The Somme and Ypres also by arrangement. Tel 02392 798751.

If you wish to help with donations of copies of family photos or documents from that era or if you wish to help as a Volunteer in the Centre please call Charles Haskell on 02392 798751

Opening Times

2014 Opening Times (01/01/2014 - 31/12/2014)
DayTimes
Monday10:3018:00
Tuesday10:3018:00
Wednesday10:3018:00
Thursday10:3018:00
Friday10:3018:00
Saturday10:3018:00
Sunday10:3018:00
2015 Opening Times (06/01/2015 - 07/04/2015)
DayTimes
Tuesday11:0016:30
Wednesday11:0016:00
Thursday11:0016:00
Friday11:0016:00
Saturday11:0016:00
Sunday11:0016:30

Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Concession ticket£2.00 per ticket
Adult ticket£3.00 per ticket

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

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