Posts By: Museum Team

We are excited to announce that we will be hosting the UK Premiere Exhibition of the Oscar nominated Les Misérables. Friday 29th March to Sunday 14th April 2013 At the Mary Rose Story, Portsmouth Historic Dockyard Following the success of the Hollywood blockbuster Les Miserablés, The Mary Rose Story is thrilled to have the Oscar and… Read more »

We are pleased to announce that the Victorious Festival will be returning to Portsmouth Historic Dockyard.   The Belle Isle and Southsea Boutique Market present Victorious Festival on 24th and 25th August.   With 5 stages of live music to choose from and an amazing line-up of singers, this is sure to be an exciting… Read more »

If you haven’t already heard, we are very pleased to say that we have hit our target!   With over 150 donations from the general public and organisations, we managed to raise the last £35,000 in just under two weeks.   We would like to thank you all for your kindness and helping to conclude… Read more »

Wondering what to do this half term? We have lots of free activities for you to enjoy such as Fun with Flags, Sundials and Silver Card Armour. Along with artefact handling and costumed interpreters you’ll be sure to have fun. The activities are running everyday from 11am-1pm and 2pm-4pm until Sunday.  Share on Tumblr

TEACHER PREVIEWS Thursday 11 & Friday 12 April 2013 11:00, 12:00, 13:00, 14:00   Tour the amazing New Mary Rose Museum!   See the state-of-the-art classroom and laboratory in the Stavros Niarchos Foundation Learning Centre.   Find out more about our new History and Science programmes for primary, secondary and A Level students.   Meet… Read more »

Have you seen the brilliant video of the new museum on Portsmouth Historic Dockyard’s website yet? We think they have done a super job! It gives you an exciting and brief glimpse into what will be inside the new museum when we open. You can check it out here. The link also provides general information on the… Read more »

The snow has stopped falling in Portsmouth, however, if you are travelling today, please stay safe. If you can’t reach us today, why not check out our online shop or pop over to our JustGiving page for an update on our appeal!  Share on Tumblr

Alex Hildred, a member of our archaeology team, speaks to Visit England about her time working with the Mary Rose Trust.   Alex has worked for the trust for 34 years and has many tales to tell of diving and discovering artefacts.   The interview also highlights what’s to come when the new museum opens.   It’s… Read more »

The Mary Rose Trust was delighted to welcome members of the Hampshire Chamber of Commerce to the new Mary Rose Museum, for a preview of the facilities at the new museum.   Chamber members enjoyed a talk on the building of the new museum from Head of Operations Paul Griffiths, before enjoying a sneak preview… Read more »

We would like to thank you all so much for your amazing donations and comments. So far we have reached 37% of our final amount and still need your help. You can help us by donating online or via text message. Please text the message MRTA99 along with the donation you would like to make… Read more »