Spooky themed pumpkins at Fort Nelson

About

A Victorian storyteller will entertain families with eerie ghost stories at Fort Nelson this half term – the perfect spooky day out for all the family.

The costumed storyteller will roam the underground tunnel and secret chambers recalling tales of the Fort’s best-forgotten history daily from October 25 - 29.

Tickets cost £3.50 per child (5 – 12 years).

Little monsters are also being challenged to take on a free spooky Halloween trail during October half term. Ten ghoulish ghosts and creepy creatures have been hidden around the museum. This fun activity will help families explore the site on their school holiday visit.

Fort Nelson is home to the Royal Armouries’ national collection of artillery and historic cannon. The museum galleries will be open for visitors to see 700 treasures spanning 600 years of history.

Families can also enjoy the Victorian fort’s spacious outdoors areas with a walk around the ramparts to take in the spectacular views, before finishing the adventure with a visit to the café to enjoy a special Halloween menu.

Book Tickets

Guide Prices

Access to the museum is free. Parking is £3.
Tickets for the Spooky Stories are £3.50 per child.

Book Tickets Online

TripAdvisor

Map & Directions

Spooky Half Term Fun at Fort Nelson

Type:Family

Fort Nelson, Portsdown Hill Road, Fareham, Hampshire, PO17 6AN
Close window

Call direct on:

Tel01329 233 734

Opening Times

Spooky Half Term Fun (25 Oct 2021 - 29 Oct 2021)
DayTimes
Monday - Friday10:00 - 17:00

What's Nearby

  1. Head to the home of the big guns, to see the role these forts played in defending…

    0.02 miles away
  2. Walk-ashore and mid-river marina berths, plus boatyard, paddle boarding, kayaking and…

    1.45 miles away
  3. Visit the Roman-Saxon shore fort with Norman additions - featuring a near-perfect keep…

    1.94 miles away
  1. Odeon is the largest cinema chain in the UK, with over one hundred cinemas nationwide.…

    2.28 miles away
  2. Port Solent is Portsmouth’s leading waterside leisure destination, offering over 20…

    2.29 miles away
  3. Flip Out Portsmouth is a huge arena of integrated interconnected trampolines, where you…

    2.34 miles away
  4. Fun for everyone, rain or shine, day or night! Portsmouth Playzone is the biggest indoor…

    2.7 miles away
  5. Portsdown Hill provides magnificent views over Portsmouth and beyond. The slopes are home…

    2.71 miles away
  6. Regardless of your age, ability or fitness, the Peter Ashley Equestrian Centre has a…

    3.18 miles away
  7. Portsmouth Harbour is a designated Site of Special Scientific Interest.

    3.21 miles away
  8. Take in the flora and fauna as well as the views from Portsdown Hill.

    3.39 miles away
  9. The Mountbatten Leisure Centre is set in an attractive park adjacent to Portsmouth's…

    3.47 miles away
  10. Welcoming everyone from beginners to pros, South Coast H2O is the home of the UK’s…

    3.48 miles away
  11. Explosion Museum of Naval Firepower is a hands on, interactive Museum set in the historic…

    3.5 miles away
  12. Whether you are an aspiring Wimbledon champion, or just fancy a fun game, Portsmouth…

    3.62 miles away
  13. My Wonderful Yoga holds Hatha & Vinyasa Flow Yoga classes in Bedhampton & Cosham. Classes…

    3.66 miles away
Previous Next

Related

A young boy and girl play inside a large wheel at Fort NelsonRoyal Armouries - Fort Nelson, FarehamHead to the home of the big guns, to see the role these forts played in defending Portsmouth.

Don't Miss