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“A must see attraction if visiting Portsmouth”

Portsmouth Historic Dockyard
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Ranked #2 of 118 things to do in Portsmouth
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Owner description: Featuring the NEW Mary Rose Museum and world famous ships HMS Victory and HMS Warrior 1860. Plus NEW for April 2014, HMS Alliance, the only remaining WW2 era British ocean going submarine.Also including the National Museum Royal Navy Portsmouth, Action Stations and Harbour Tours, there's plenty to see and do. Portsmouth Historic Dockyard is a great day out for all the family. Situated within a working Naval Base, Portsmouth Historic Dockyard is the only place in the world to see the Royal Navy past, present and future - a must see for anyone visiting the south of England.
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“A must see attraction if visiting Portsmouth”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 March 2012

The Historic Dockyard is a great "open" museum, showing one of histories most exciting ships. HMS Warrior, which is the first steel ship in the world. Mary Rose and its wrecks. HMS Victory, one of the worlds most important ship and for the the British Empire in particular. This Dockyard is definitely worth seeing, even though its a bit expensive. There is a student discount on request.

Visited October 2011
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“Our Nations History”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 March 2012

To see the Heart of Oak which is britains history the Naval dockyard has it all from the early navy under Henry VIII to the majesty of the oldest Warship you can board HMS Victory the Royal Navel Dockyard has it all. Great for Children and Adults with an eye to Britains past

Visited January 2012
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Winchester, United Kingdom
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“Well worth a visit”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 March 2012

Good for children and adults of all ages. Plenty to do and plenty to see.

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“Really Interesting”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 February 2012

We didn't have time to do everything that was in the dock we went to look at HMS Victory and got to go inside and look around. There was a lot to see inside the boat a lot of information and audio information being played around the different areas of interest. For somebody who wasn't that bothered about going I found it really interesting and will be going back to complete the tour when we have got more time later in the year as the ticket entitles you to a full years entry into the Dockyard so we can finish what we didn't get to see.

Visited February 2012
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London, United Kingdom
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“Nelson & Victory are just the start”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 February 2012

The Royal Navy - projectors of the power of the British Empire for centuries - are on display at Portsmouth Dockyard.

Everything from Henry VIII's Mary Rose and well beyond Nelson's Victory is on show. Really helps your understanding of a key aspect of the British... pride in their sea power.

Visited April 2011
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