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Emirates Spinnaker Tower Portsmouth Family Entrance Ticket
"Take a high speed lift to view deck one 100 metres above sea level and experience the wow of the stunning 350 panoramic view over the Solent and beyond. Explore over 1700 years of history and the secrets of the view with audio guides and interactive touch screens available in multiple languages.Venture across the amazing glass Sky Walk high above the harbour - if you dare! Then take to the helm of our rib boat simulator and race your friends and family.Next head up to the Café in the Clouds 105 metres above the Harbour and relax with a coffee and cake whilst enjoying the breathtaking scenery. Finally climb to the highest open air viewing level and experience the refreshing sea breeze in your hair!Back on ground level
From GBP33.00
 
Emirates Spinnaker Tower Portsmouth Entrance Ticket
"Take a high speed lift to view deck one 100 metres above sea level and experience the wow of the stunning 350 panoramic view over the Solent and beyond. Explore over 1700 years of history and the secrets of the view with audio guides and interactive touch screens available in multiple languages.Venture across the amazing glass Sky Walk high above the harbour - if you dare! Then take to the helm of our rib boat simulator and race your friends and family.Next head up to the Café in the Clouds 105 metres above the Harbour and relax with a coffee and cake whilst enjoying the breathtaking scenery. Finally climb to the highest open air viewing level and experience the refreshing sea breeze in your hair!Back on ground level
From GBP8.00
 
Portsmouth Historic Dockyards and HMS Victory Tour from London
"This full-day tour from the London area takes you on a scenic drive to the historic naval dockyards of Portsmouth where you’ll see the famous ships that attract visitors from around the world.On your tour of several historic Royal Navy ships the highlight will undoubtedly be HMS Victory Nelson’s flagship during the famous Battle of Trafalgar. Learn what life was like for these brave sailors climb the decks and see where Nelson lived and died.Another highlight for many is the Mary Rose the flagship of King Henry VIII. This old ship sank on its maiden voyage just outside Portsmouth harbor wall. It was raised from the seabed in the 1980s and is now housed in a brand-new museum along with thousands of artifacts.Nearby we can also visit HMS Warrior
From GBP200.00

More Things to Do in Portsmouth

Drop by for a warm Pompey welcome !!!

This is not really a tip.... or a recommendation of any sort......just if you're passing by, drop in and say "hi!"I'm currently working part-time in Gunwharf for extra cash over the summer break, and...
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jono84
Aug 19, 2004

Portsmouth Harbour and its naval ships

The wonderful feature that Portsmouth has, and yet I readily admit i take for granted as do many others, is its naval ships. New ships regularly dock or simply shelter just out of portsmouth waters,...
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jono84
Aug 19, 2004

Sailing!

Over a period of years I completed all of my Royal Yachting Association courses at Portsmouth (actually Gosport). As serving Forces personnel, we were encouraged to 'take the boats out'. Now some of...
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Geoff_Wright
Apr 19, 2004

Proud ships No More!

These once proud ships now have an uncertain future. One or two of the more modern ships might be sold to countries like India or Pakistan, if they (the ships) are lucky.One of these ships HMS...
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Geoff_Wright
Apr 19, 2004

THE HISTORIC DOCKYARD 3

HMS WarriorAt the time of its construction in 1860 she was the world's largest, fastest and most powerful warship...yet she never fired a shot in battle.The Warrior was steam powered and once reached...
jayhawk2000
Jan 11, 2004

Charles Dickens birthplace

A museum has been set up in the house where Dickens was born. He later moved to London. The rooms and the interior are what it looked like at the time, with some re-creating though. It's not a big...
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SwedeSarah
Nov 15, 2003
 
 
Sponsored Listings

PORTSMOUTH CATHEDRAL 1

Portsmouth Cathderal is an odd jumble, thanks to much damage and rebuilding over the centuries (including fire, bombing and--during the 100 Years War and English Civil War--even cannon fire ). The...
jayhawk2000
Oct 20, 2003

THE HISTORIC DOCKYARD 4

This map shows you where the ships and museums can be found. You are free to walk up to the HMS Warrior and Nelson's HMS Victory and to go into the shops and rest areas, but otherwise you'll need to...
jayhawk2000
Oct 20, 2003

THE HISTORIC DOCKYARD 2

HMS Victory was the flagship of Admiral Nelson, one of Britain's most popular (and most colourful) military heroes. On 21 October 1805 the Victory sailed into battle with Napoleon's fleet off Spain's...
jayhawk2000
Oct 20, 2003

THE HISTORIC DOCKYARD 1

Portsmouth has an extraordinary collection of world-famous warships and naval museums.One of the top attractions is the Mary Rose, a Tudor warship that sank near Portsmouth but has been recovered from...
jayhawk2000
Oct 20, 2003

Isle of Wright

If you are spending more than a day in Portsmouth, u should consider going over to the Isle of Wright. There are ferries direct from Portsmouth which can take ur whole car in!Robbie William's 'Road to...
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M.E.R.V
Sep 15, 2002

Portchester Castle

Originally a Roman fort. The outer curtain walls are Roman. Portchester was occupied by the Normans and used as a Royal Palace. The location is worth a visit for a picnic and a walk around the walls...
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martin.lees
Sep 12, 2002

Portsmouth: The Historic...

Portsmouth: The Historic DockyardNelson's flagship at Trafalgar, HMS victory is the highlight for most, but HMS Warrior (the first Ironclad warship) and the Mary Rose are equally impressive. Set in...
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martin.lees
Sep 12, 2002

visit spitbank fort.it's a...

visit spitbank fort.it's a massive man-made island, sitting a mile offshore form Portsmouth Harbour, Spitbank Fort is one of the most unusual military buildings ever constructed and one of the most...
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Pod
Aug 25, 2002

Top Hotels in Portsmouth

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Clarence Road, Southsea, Portsmouth, PO5 2LQ, United Kingdom
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2 Malvern Rd, Portsmouth, PO52NA, United Kingdom
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69 Festing Road, Southsea, Portsmouth, PO4 0NQ, United Kingdom
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84 Queen Street, PO1 3HU
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The Plaza, GunWharf Quays, Portsmouth, Hampshire, PO1 3FD, United Kingdom
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Pembroke Road, Portsmouth, Hampshire, PO1 2TA, United Kingdom
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"Portsmouth"
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"Delightful Portsmouth"
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"O Mighty Town"
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"A night in a fort"
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"Discovering my new home town bit by bit"
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