August events @ Portsmouth Historic Dockyard

August 1, 2009toAugust 31, 2009

portsmouth

Each Tuesday 11am – 4pm
“Oh I do like to be beside the seaside!” on board HMS Warrior 1860 – Arts and crafts activity with a seaside theme.
Drop in activity FREE with valid attraction ticket – all ages welcome

Every Tuesday 11am – 4.30pm
Macramé Workshop on board HMS Warrior 1860
FREE with attraction ticket. All welcome

Daily to 31 August 11am-12noon & 2pm-4pm
Hands-on Mary Rose activities for all ages (please check the activity on the day).
FREE with valid ticket/children must be accompanied by an adult.

5 August 11am – 1pm & 2pm – 4pm
Discover West Africa – find out more about African symbols. Make your own shield or mask and learn how to play Oware.
FREE drop-in workshop, all ages welcome.

8 & 9 August 11am – 12noon & 2pm – 4pm
Find out what life was like for the families of the Mary Rose crew
FREE with valid ticket/children must be accompanied by an adult.

12 August 11am – 1pm & 2pm – 4pm
Discover Canada – Model your own totempole or create a spirit strand to take home.
FREE drop-in workshop, all ages welcome.

15 & 16 August 11am – 12noon & 2pm – 4pm
‘Knots and rigging’ – learn about the rigging on the Mary Rose and try your hand at making anti-boarding netting and knots
FREE with valid ticket/children must be accompanied by an adult.

19 August 11am – 1pm & 2pm – 4pm
Discover Australia – Help us ‘rediscover’ Australia with fun filled Aboriginal art and craft.
FREE drop-in workshop, all ages welcome.

22 & 23 August 11am – 12noon & 2pm – 4pm
‘Ready, steady, cook’ – Find out how they cooked for the crew on the Mary Rose
FREE with valid ticket/children must be accompanied by an adult.

26 August 11am – 1pm & 2pm – 4pm
Discover India – Our explorers are off to India. From elephants to board games there’s lots to make and take home.
FREE drop-in workshop, all ages welcome.

29 to 31 August 11am – 12noon & 2pm – 4pm
Tudor dressing up – What would you look like as a Tudor? Don’t forget your camera!
FREE with valid ticket/children must be accompanied by an adult.

Tickets:
£18.50 adults
£16.50 seniors
£14 children
Family £51.50 (up to 5 members of the same family, maximum 2 adults/seniors)

All activities listed here are free with a valid attraction ticket and children under the age of 16 must be accompanied by an adult.

The Dockyard opens at 10am daily and further information can be found at www.historicdockyard.co.uk or by calling 02392 839 766

More information on our Attractions page