The Mary Rose - flagship of Henry VIII | The Mary Rose
Discover The Mary Rose

Explore Henry VIII's favourite ship and the largest collection of Tudor objects in the world.

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40 years ago

a Tudor icon returned.

Discover the story of how we raised the Mary Rose.

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Opening Times

Current opening hours

10am - 5.00pm

(last entry 4:15pm)

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Getting Here

The Mary Rose is located within Portsmouth Historic Dockyard, just five minutes from Portsmouth Harbour, accessible by train and bus.

For satellite navigation devices the car park postcode is PO1 3GW (Admiralty Road).

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The Mary Rose is part of Portsmouth Historic Dockyard!

Visit the Mary Rose with the following ticket options;

One Attraction Ticket

Three Attraction Tickets

The Ultimate Explorer ticket

Most are valid for one year, so you can return again and again!

The story of the Mary Rose

From her construction in 1511 to her loss in 1545, and her recovery in 1982, discover the full story of Henry VIII's favourite warship - the Mary Rose!

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Plan Your Visit

Everything you need to know about visiting the world of Henry VIII's 'Army-By-Sea'

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Collections & research

Discover how we use the latest techniques to look after the 19,000 objects recovered from the Mary Rose

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Due to building work taking place in our Admiral's Gallery, a number of objects relating to music, wealth, religion and other personal items will be removed from the display cases in that gallery from the 19th October 2022.

They will be returned once the works are completed, we apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.