Monthly Archives: March 2017

Easter Holiday activities at the multi award-winning Mary Rose Museum, Portsmouth Monday 3rd April – Friday 21st April 2017   The Mary Rose Museum in Portsmouth Historic Dockyard is delighted to announce their Totally Tudor programme of family-friendly activities taking place at the museum throughout the Easter holidays from Monday 3rd April to Friday 21st… Read more »

  The Mary Rose Museum has launched new corporate event packages which will allow guests to experience Henry VIII’s flagship as never before.     For the first time the museum, in the heart of Portsmouth’s Historic Dockyard, is inviting guests to enjoy a premium silver service dinner on the top deck of the museum…. Read more »

Events & Front of House Staff Wanted for the Mary Rose Museum Start date: from April 2017 Really exciting opportunities for exceptional people… Could this be you? Do you have excellent interpersonal skills? Would you love to welcome visitors and deliver events to the multi-award winning Mary Rose Museum? Are you keen to learn?   If so,… Read more »

A snippet of interesting trivia relating to the Mary Rose, and Tudor life in general.  Follow us on Twitter at @MaryRoseMuseum, or the hashtag #TudorTrivia Ballast on the Mary Rose 102 tonnes of ballast were on board the Mary Rose when she sank. Consisting of broken flints similar to those originating in the Portsmouth Area, the presence of… Read more »

Over the last few months, the Collections Team have been preparing for a very daunting, but incredibly exciting project: The digitisation of the huge Mary Rose archive! Thanks to support from Arts Council England’s Designated Development Fund, we have been able to kick off Phase 1 of the project, starting with digitising our photographic material…. Read more »