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Headset Tours of the Mary Rose 11 Jun - 12 Jul 2019
Get a personal guided tour from one of our expert guides!

Join our guides as they take you on a personal tour through our collection. Discover stories about the thousands of objects recovered from the Mary Rose, and get an insight into life on Henry VIII's flagship.

These tours run weekdays only, and last approx 90 mins.

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Relaxed Opening at the Mary Rose 21 Jun - 21 Jun 2019
21st June 2019

The environment within the Mary Rose is designed to create a stunning atmosphere and display, as well as helping protect the delicate collection of artefacts within the gallery showcases. However, we understand that visitors with a visual impairment or those with other medical and physical conditions, such as autism or...

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England's Other Countrymen 03 Jul - 03 Jul 2019
A talk and book signing with Dr Onyeka Nubia

Tickets include 

  • 1 hour lecture by Dr Onyeka Nubia followed by Q&A,
  • A book signing by the author of England’s Other Countrymen: Black Tudor Society, which will be available to purchase on the day.
  • Tea/coffee afterwards and a look at the brand new The Many Faces of Tudor...
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Shipwreck Explorers - Savvy Shipwrights! 20 Jul - 01 Aug 2019
How were ships like the Mary Rose built?

Part of the Festival of Archaeology 2019

Discover the ancient skills of shipwrighting as a team of experts use replica tools recovered from the Mary Rose to demonstrate hewing, hacking and cleaving by building a replica Jolywat, a type of 16th century ship’s boat that will take...

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Relaxed Opening at the Mary Rose 21 Jul - 21 Jul 2019
21st July 2019

The environment within the Mary Rose is designed to create a stunning atmosphere and display, as well as helping protect the delicate collection of artefacts within the gallery showcases. However, we understand that visitors with a visual impairment or those with other medical and physical conditions, such as autism or...

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Shipwreck Explorers - Tasty Tudors! 02 Aug - 16 Aug 2019
How do you feed 500 men on a 16th century warship?

Ever wondered what Tudor sailors ate? Or how a ship’s cook fed a huge crew on the high seas?

Come to the Mary Rose and meet the Tudor chefs working on a replica kitchen from King Henry VIII’s favourite warship.

Step into a busy naval kitchen and watch the ship’s...

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