Group Visits to the Mary Rose Museum
Enhance your Group Visit!
Why should children have all the fun? Visit the Mary Rose Museum with your group and upgrade your visit to include one of our special workshops for adults, or enjoy a live tour of the museum by a knowledgeable member of the Mary Rose team via a headset.
Alternatively, enjoy one of our cream tea or high tea packages whilst gazing out over The Dockyard.
Adult Learning Opportunities
Why should children have all the fun? Visit the Mary Rose Museum with your group and upgrade your visit to include one of our special workshops for adults.
1 hour sessions
£10 per person plus admission to the museum
What Sank the Mary Rose? Explore the on-going mystery of the sinking of King Henry VIII’s favourite warship. Consider the conflicting evidence from contemporary sources and hear about new ideas on the subject then make up your own mind!
Guess the mystery objects to discover the astonishing breadth of the collection from the wreck.
Kill or Cure: Just how bad was Tudor Medicine? A light-hearted look at the evidence from the Surgeon’s cabin on the Mary Rose. What do the human remains tell us about the illnesses and injuries suffered by the men and the possible treatments?
Handle replica items from the Surgeon’s chest and investigate the use of herbal remedies on board.
Lost and Found: The Archaeology of the Mary Rose Whether you remember the raising of the Mary Rose in 1982 or not, discover the archaeological story from seabed to showcase. A huge feat of human endeavour, the Mary Rose project has transformed our understanding of Tudor history, maritime archaeology and conservation science.
Use microscopes to discover the conservation process and handle real rope and wood from the Mary Rose.
Highlights Headset Tour
Alternatively, enjoy a live tour of the museum by a passionate member of the Mary Rose team via a headset. Your group will be provided with a unique insight into some of the most interesting items in the collection. Tour lasts around an hour.
This tour is an additional £5 per person on top of a standard visit ticket.
Please note that this tour must be booked one week in advance and will be subject to availability. Groups larger than 20 can be split.
For enquiries or booking, please contact the Bookings Team on 02392 812931 or email@example.com
Home to some of the most famous naval ships, Portsmouth Historic Dockyard is an ideal day our for groups and tours.
- Discounted rates for pre-booked groups of 15 or more people
- Tickets solely for the Mary Rose, or for all the attractions in Portsmouth Historic Dockyard
- Free entry for coach drivers and group leaders
- Catering for larger groups available
- Group itineraries available to suit your needs
If your group is unable to come to the Mary Rose Museum, we have a number of programmes, from the Mary Rose Information Group to our Outreach community visits.