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What’s On at Portsmouth Museums

Eastney Beam Engine House

Open Days 2017

The Beam Engine House has a number of open days throughout the year. Please note the engine will not be in steam.

This year, the Beam Engine House will be open on:

July 29th - 30th

September 9th - 10th

October 28th - 29th

November 25th - 26th

1pm - 5pm


Portsmouth Museum

Lost in time: Life in a 17th Century village

Sunday 23rd July 2017

Travel back in time to the year 1642 and meet residents of Little Woodham village. Join re-enactors from Gosport Living History Society and find out how ordinary people lived on the eve of the English Civil War. Hear their stories and watch demonstrations. Try your hand at the timeline, handle real archaeological artefacts and play 17th century games. Meet the Hampshire Finds Liaison Officer to find out more about the Portable antiquities scheme (2pm - 4.30pm).
10.30am to 4.30pm

Southsea Castle

The Keep Makers Market

Sunday 23rd July, Sunday 20th August and Sunday 24th September

Don't miss this fab artisan market, with some of Hampshire's best makers and artists.

Free Entry
10.30am to 4.00pm


Portsmouth Museum

Pompey's League Two Trophy on Display. Come and view the cup!

Wednesday 26th July

Free Entry
10am-12pm & 2pm-4pm


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