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There’s always plenty going on at the Mary Rose and Portsmouth Historic Dockyard. From new findings in archaeological research, to visitor events, there’s plenty to keep you interested. You can find all our latest news right here.

For many, Blue Peter was an introduction to the Mary Rose project and the popular children’s programme had special access during the 1980s.   On 19th May 1982,  presenter Sarah Greene made a 13 metre dive to the wreck. Two days later, Sarah and fellow presenter Simon Groom  visited the HRH The Prince of Wales,… Read more »

MARY ROSE TRADING LIMITED Museum Events Coordinator Salary – £17,000p.a Full Time – Flexible (this will include both evening and weekends) We are looking for a Museum Events Coordinator to join our busy events department here at the multi award winning Mary Rose Museum, Portsmouth.   Working with the Museum Events Manager, the main focus… Read more »

It’s only a guess on our part but if you’re considering the Mary Rose Museum for your celebration then maybe you’re more than a bit interested in the nautical life and its heritage and traditions?   Fact is that while the Mary Rose may seem very old to all of us, in naval defence terms… Read more »

This year’s Mary Rose Anniversary Lectures are taking place on 8th October 2016.   The theme this year is “Re-Launched Museum, Research Now and Into the Future”, and features talks from experts from the Universities of Portsmouth and Swansea, as well as members of the Mary Rose Trust research team.   Further details and a… Read more »

Volunteer Buggy Drivers (Weekends and Weekdays), Mary Rose Museum Exciting opportunities for exceptional people…could this be you? Do you enjoy meeting new people and working in a team? Would you love to welcome visitors to the award-winning Mary Rose Museum? We are recruiting a number of new Volunteer Buggy Drivers to help us deliver consistently… Read more »

Digital research techniques to help unravel Tudor mysteries as new Mary Rose project launched   For the first time human remains and other artefacts found on the Tudor warship Mary Rose are being released to a global audience as interactive 3D digital resources.     The images will be released on a website which will… Read more »

If you have come to see the Mary Rose Museum since its re-launch on 20th July 2016, you may have noticed some of the many changes made in the museum and its galleries.   In case you have not been able to visit yet, cannot remember what it looked before, or have only visited the… Read more »

The Mary Rose Cafe

Salary: up to £18,000 per annum Working Pattern: 5 days over 7 Contract Type: Permanent Contact Name: Peter Haddock Job specification: A great opportunity has arisen for a Catering Manager.   The Mary Rose Museum is a unique attraction in Portsmouth Historic Dockyard. Our small cafeteria has a excellent reputation for delivering refreshments and snacks… Read more »