Evants @ Portsmouth Historic Dockyard

November 1, 2010toNovember 30, 2010

Saturday 6 & Sunday 7 November

  • 11am – 12noon & 2pm – 4pm
  • Learn The Ropes at the Mary Rose Museum
  • Find out about the rigging on the Mary Rose and try your hand at making anti-boarding netting and tying knots
  • FREE with a valid attraction ticket (children must be accompanied by an adult)

Saturday 13 & Sunday 14 November

  • 11am – 12noon & 2pm – 4pm
  • Tudor Life Ashore at the Mary Rose Museum
  • What was life like for the families of the Mary Rose crew?
  • FREE with a valid attraction ticket (children must be accompanied by an adult)

Saturday 13 November

  • 11am – 1pm & 2pm – 4pm
  • Forget Me Not at the National Museum of the Royal Navy
  • Join us to commemorate veterans past and present by creating your own fabric artworks inspired by souvenirs, postcards and mementoes sent by sailors to their loved ones back home.
  • Free drop-in workshop, all ages welcome

Saturday 20 & Sunday 21 November

  • 11am – 12noon & 2pm – 4pm
  • Battle Stations!
  • Longbows and arrows, cannon and shot.  See Tudor weapons of war; take part in a gun drill and fire our replica gun.
  • FREE with a valid attraction ticket (children must be accompanied by an adult)

Friday 26th – Sunday 28th November

  • 10am – 6pm
  • A Victorian Festival Of Christmas
  • www.christmasfestival.co.uk

For more information, read the Fun Kids review on Portsmouth Historic Dockyard