View of the Emirates Spinnaker Tower from Spice Island


Uncover 800 years of rich Spice Island history on this special guided walk.

Discover the story of The Point (also known as Spice Island), named for its importance as a major port importing exotic spices from around the world. It’s here that the city sprung to life, and the perfect starting point to uncover the history of Portsmouth.

This walk is recommended for visitors that are looking for a general introduction to the city and its history. It lasts approximately 90 minutes.

Tickets can be bought from The D-Day Story, Portsmouth Museum or the Visitor Information Point at The Hard Interchange.

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Adults £3
Leisure Card holders £1
Accompanied children go free

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Spice Island Guided Walk


Starts at the Visitor Information Centre, Hard Interchange, Portsmouth, Hampshire, PO1 3DT

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