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Southsea Castle

Add Southsea Castle to your Itinerary

Type:Castle / Fort

Southsea Castle
Clarence Esplanade
Southsea
Portsmouth
Hampshire
PO5 3PA

Tel: +44 023 9284 1625

Fax: +44 023 9287 5276

Southsea Castle & The Solent

Prices

Ticket TypePrice
Free admissionFree

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

Facilities

Accessibility

  • Facilities for Visually Impaired Visitors - Audio visual display available
  • Guide Dogs Permitted
  • Toilets for Disabled Visitors - Available in nearby D-Day museum car park

Catering

  • Cafe
  • On-Site cafe/restaurant
  • Picnic Site - on communal parkland

Establishment Features

  • Conference facilities
  • Event Venue
  • Groups welcome
  • Toilets

Group Travel

  • Out of Hours Visits

Parking & Transport

  • Coach parking - Adjacent at the D-Day Museum
  • On site parking - Adjacent at the D-Day Museum
  • On site parking close by
  • Railway station within 5 miles

Provider Preferences

  • In town/city centre

Specialist Features

  • Educational Groups
  • Family Fun

Tours and Demonstrations

  • Educational Visits Accepted - Most suitable for Key Stages 1, 2 and 3. 'Tudor Experience' sessions available.

Map & Directions

Public Transport Directions

Nearest stations are Portsmouth & Southsea or Portsmouth Harbour.

TripAdvisor

Opening Times

Summer Opening Hours (28 Mar 2018 - 30 Oct 2018)
DayTimes
MondayClosed
Tuesday10:0017:00
Wednesday10:0017:00
Thursday10:0017:00
Friday10:0017:00
Saturday10:0017:00
Sunday10:0017:00
Bank Holiday10:0017:00
Winter Closing - October to March (31 Oct 2018 - 31 Mar 2019)
DayTimes
MondayClosed*
TuesdayClosed*
WednesdayClosed*
ThursdayClosed*
FridayClosed*
SaturdayClosed*
SundayClosed*

* On Saturday 26th and Sunday 27th August, the castle will be open as part of the festival site - you will only be able to visit if you have a festival ticket. Also, due to security for the festival, the castle will not be available to visit on Friday 24 August.

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

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