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Forthcoming Events at Portsmouth City Museum

Wednesday 22nd November

Keep it in the Family

A talk by Heather Wylde on her uncle, who went missing during the Second World War, her research on his experiences, and upcoming book.

£5 per person, £4 concessions. Tickets must be booked and paid for in advance. 023 9283 4737.

2pm-3pm

 

Sunday 26th November

Museum Shop Sunday

Portsmouth Museum's shop is taking part in 'Museum Shop Sunday.' Choose from a selection of beautiful local products perfect for Christmas presents, local artist Christmas cards, take part in a Christmas trail around the museum and a free festive treat with every hot drink purchased in our café. The new Bay Tree Trading Portsmouth Colouring book will be on sale in our shop. There will be free colouring sheets from the book for children to colour in, in our activities room, 11am - 4pm.

Free admission

Open 10am - 5pm

 

Wednesday 29th November

The Hampshire Fire Service during the Second World War

A talk by the Hampshire Fire Service archivist Alan House on the work the fire service undertook during the Second World War and their links to D-Day

£5 per person, £4 concessions. Tickets must be booked and paid for in advance. 023 9283 4737.

2pm-3pm

 

Wednesday 6th December

Put Your Best Face Forward

A talk by Jane Glennie on the experiences of a wartime housewife

£5 per person, £4 concessions. Tickets must be booked and paid for in advance. 023 9283 4737.

2pm-3pm

 

Wednesday 3rd January 2018

Storytelling Sessions

Join us for mid-winter tales with Bluebird the Storyteller. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

Free

30 minute sessions at 2pm and 3pm

 

Wednesday 17th January 2018

The Royal Observer Corps during the Second World War

A talk by Neville Cullingford on the history of the Royal Observer Corps and their activity during the Second World War

£5 per person, £4 concessions. Tickets must be booked and paid for in advance. 023 9283 4737.

2pm-3pm

Please also see our list of events here


Children under 13 must be accompanied by an adult at all times. Details are correct at time of upload. Every effort will be made to keep this site up-to-date but Portsmouth City Council reserves the right to make changes to the programme in the event of unforeseen circumstances. Tel: 023 9282 6722 

For details of events at Portsmouth Museum, and others at all our museum sites, please click here.

Details are correct at the time of upload.  Every effort will be made to keep this site up-to-date but Portsmouth City Council reserves the right to make changes to the programmes in the event of unforeseen circumstances.

Portsmouth Museums
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Fine and decorative art on display

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