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Looking down at the Mary Rose
Bring your party to The Mary Rose and enjoy the following benefits:
  • A 25% discount on tickets when bringing a group of 15 or more people
  • Free admission for the group organiser and coach driver
  • Joint tickets with other local attractions exclusively for groups
  • Special group itineraries available at The Mary Rose
  • Meet & Greet service available for your group
  • Free familiarisation visits for group leaders to help you plan your visit
  • Mary Rose Buggy can pick up visitors from the main dockyard entrance if required
  • Purchase a discounted ‘Mary Rose Exposed’ guide book
  • Coach parking vouchers available upon request

Group tickets & prices*:

Advance Group Rates

The Mary Rose

The Mary Rose & Spinnaker Tower

The Mary Rose & The D-Day Story

The Mary Rose & Harbour Tour
Adult £13.50 £22.25 £21.60 £21.50
Child £6.38 £13.33 £10.43 £10.88
Concession £12.75 £20.60 £19.24 £18.75
Student £12.75 £20.60 £19.24 £18.75

*Group ticket prices are for a single day visit to the Mary Rose only. 

Portsmouth is a key international gateway, situated on England’s south coast

With a motorway into the heart of the city, an international port and cruise terminal, a rail network direct to London in just 90 minutes and international airports close by, access to Portsmouth could not be easier. 

Coach Parking

A coach drop off point is outside Portsmouth Historic Dockyard, and coach parking vouchers available in advance for group visits.

Arriving by Train

The Mary Rose is 5 minutes from the Portsmouth Harbour train station

Group Packages:

Why not enhance your group visit and add on one of the following special packages exclusively designed for groups?

Audio Headset Tours
Highlights headset tour
Enjoy a live tour of the museum by a passionate member of the Mary Rose team via a headset.

Your group will be provided with a unique insight into some of the most interesting items in the collection. Tour last 90 minutes, although we can be flexible if time is limited.

Please note that this tour must be booked one week in advance and will be subject to availability. Parties of between 4 and 24 people can take a tour – parties larger than 24 can be split.

£7 per person*

*on top of standard visit ticket

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Cowdray Group
Assisted tours
Enjoy a tour of the museum with one of our knowledgeable guides.

Your guide will be on hand to answer any questions and provide a unique insight into some of the most interesting items in the collection. We recommend 1.5 hours for a tour but we can be flexible with times.  Allow an hour minimum.

This tour is suited better to larger groups who would like to have a guide on hand.

£5 per person*

*on top of standard visit ticket

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Adult Workshops
Adult talks & workshops
Why should children have all the fun?

Visit the Mary Rose Museum with your group and upgrade your visit to include one of our special workshops for adults.

1 hour sessions

£75 per session (up to 25 people)

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Gunwharf Quays and the Spinnaker Tower
Southsea Castle
Harbour Tour
Gunwharf Quays
Portsmouth is the perfect place for a day trip, or a short break.
Experience Portsmouth’s number one attraction the Mary Rose and immerse yourself in Tudor life.

Treat yourself at Gunwharf Quays waterfront premium outlet shopping, or view Portsmouth, the Isle of Wight and The Mary Rose from the Emirates Spinnaker Tower!  Speak to our team to see what tailor-made days out we can offer you and your party.

Adult talks & workshops
King Henry VIII and the Mary Rose.
Discover the relationship between the King and his ship.

One of the first things Henry VIII did as King was order the Mary Rose. She sank two years before his death in 1545. Discover how the life of the Mary Rose and the tumultuous reign of King Henry VIII were intertwined.

£75 per 1 hr session (up to 25 people)

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Lost and Found: The archaeology of the Mary Rose
Whether you remember the raising of the Mary Rose in 1982 or not, discover the archaeological story from seabed to showcase.

A huge feat of human endeavour, the Mary Rose project has transformed our understanding of Tudor history, maritime archaeology and conservation science.

Discover the conservation process plus current experimental archaeology projects. Handle real rope and wood from the Mary Rose.

£75 per 1 hr session (up to 25 people)

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What sank the Mary Rose?
Explore the on-going mystery of the sinking of King Henry VIII’s favourite warship.

Consider the conflicting evidence from contemporary sources and hear about new ideas on the subject then make up your own mind!

Guess the mystery objects to discover the astonishing breadth of the collection from the wreck.

£75 per 1 hr session (up to 25 people)

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Group booking

If you would like any tailored talks, tours or packages, please speak to our bookings team by using the form below, or call us on +44(0)23 9281 2931 and we will endeavour to meet your requirements.

Group ticket prices are for a single day visit to the Mary Rose only. 

Payment Details: Full payment is due no later than 14 days prior to your visit or event date. If you have chosen to be invoiced an invoice will be sent to the email given at the time of booking. If you do not receive an invoice within two weeks of the booking please contact us on groups@maryrose.org If you would like to pay by card, please call +44(0)23 9281 2931 Once the card transaction has successfully been made you will receive an email confirmation. PLEASE NOTE: all prices include VAT where applicable.

Cancellation Policy:

We require confirmed numbers along with full payment for your booking 14 days prior to your visit to the Mary Rose.  Any cancellations within the 14 days will incur charges where applicable.

Further information and our full terms and conditions can be found HERE, please read through these and If you have any further queries please do not hesitate to contact us.

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