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The Mary Rose Museum at Portsmouth Historic Dockyard today welcomed its 250,000th visitor on Tuesday 8th October, just 18 weeks since the doors first opened on 31st May 2013. At 1.30pm today. Mavis Roberts accompanied by her husband Kingsley who had traveled down from Bishop’s Stortford became the 250,000th guest. This fantastic news comes just… Read more »

  The Mary Rose has been expanding its reach with the use of Social Media. As well as our popular Facebook and Twitter pages, we’ve recently spread out to Pinterest and Instagram! For those of you who aren’t familiar with Pinterest and Instagram, they’re both online photo sharing sites, but they serve different purposes. Pinterest… Read more »

Those of you who follow us on Facebook and Twitter may remember the picture on the left. This small knitted bear had been found by one of our team in the Museum, and had been placed in lost property. When he hadn’t been collected at the end of the day, he was passed on to… Read more »

Hunters Brewery, based in Devon, is producing a brand new ale, Mary Rose 1545, which will be available in our café and shop.   Established in 2008, Hunters Brewery aim to provide top quality ales using the finest local ingredients which means you will enjoy consistent ales of a really high standard.   Mary Rose 1545,… Read more »

Saturday 20th July – 1st September 2013  9.45am – 6pm daily. This summer, Portsmouth Historic Dockyard is pleased to announce new extended opening times; ensuring visitors to the Mary Rose Museum have more choice than ever before.   After a busy opening month, and to meet demand, the Historic Dockyard will be welcoming visitors from… Read more »

UPDATE! Our 100,000th visitor was Sue Coombs from Salisbury! She and her Family, her husband Jeff and son Josh,  were presented with a bottle of Danebury Sparkling Wine.   The Mary Rose Museum at Portsmouth Historic Dockyard has welcomed its 100,000th visitor, just 8 weeks since the doors first opened on 31st May.   Portsmouth… Read more »

The Tea Caddy

Portsmouth-based tea company All About Tea has joined forces with the Mary Rose Museum to sell their latest blend; Mary Rose Tea.   All About Tea is an expert manufacturing wholesaler and distributor of speciality teas. They source their teas from remote regions to bring the best of the world’s flavours to a global audience. All… Read more »

Tuesday 24th July – Sunday 2nd September 2012 This summer Portsmouth Historic Dockyard gets set to bring you six weeks of enjoyment for the school holidays.   Across all our attractions, young explorers can learn history in fun ways with costumed interpreters, games, dressing-up, crafts, and adventure trails. From a Harbour Tour, getting close to… Read more »

The Mary Rose Museum at Portsmouth Historic Dockyard has welcomed over 52,000 visitors since opening its doors on 31st May – all intrigued to see the famous hull, united with many of the 19,000 artefacts for the first time since they were recovered from the sea in 1982.   In the last month, Portsmouth Historic… Read more »

After a sneak preview at our launch event, “Ahoy! Sing for the Mary Rose” will be premiering at the Portsmouth Guildhall on 24th June as part of this year’s Portsmouth Festivities!   This musical celebration, combining traditional Tudor music with Sea Shanties , features children from local schools, alongside The Portsmouth Community Choir, The Festival… Read more »