Coronavirus (COVID-19)

If you are planning on travelling distance to attractions, we would recommend that you contact the venues directly in advance to avoid disappointment.

If you, or any of your party have a new persistant cough, or develop a fever of 38C, we would instead advise you to use the NHS's dedicated website for professional advice.

Portsmouth City Museum and Record Office

Dedicated to local history and fine decorative art. `The Story of Portsmouth' displays room settings showing life in Portsmouth from the 17thC to the 1950s using modern audiovisual techniques. The `Portsmouth at Play' exhibition looks at all aspects of leisure pursuits from the Victorian period to the 1970s. The museum has a fine and decorative art gallery and temporary exhibition gallery with regular changing exhibitions. The record office contains the official records of the City of Portsmouth from the 14thC and private and commercial records.

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  • Thursday: Low-level cloud, 10° C
  • Friday: Sunny intervals, 7° C