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Historical stories, conservation, news and collections updates and other stories from the Mary Rose.

Tudor gun drills at the Mary Rose Museum

Tudor gun drills at the Mary Rose Museum

The Tudor gun drill workshop was well established in the original museum and is still one of our most popular activities.

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Seabed to Showcase: the Money-Changer’s purse

Seabed to Showcase: the Money-Changer’s purse

The money-changer’s purse offers a fascinating insight into life onboard a Tudor warship.

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Fortifying the Museum

Fortifying the Museum

How do you install large bronze guns weighing several tonnes in a museum?

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Seabed to Showcase: Hatch the dog

Seabed to Showcase: Hatch the dog

Hatch, our ship’s dog, is one of the most recognisable exhibits here at the Mary Rose (perhaps only second to the ship itself!)

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Ross Kemp joins original divers in new interactive cinema experience

Ross Kemp joins original divers in new interactive cinema experience

Re-live the untold story of the Mary Rose from the finding, excavating and raising of the world’s most famous shipwreck

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Don’t Miss the Boat! Telling the time on the Mary Rose

Don’t Miss the Boat! Telling the time on the Mary Rose

How did they tell the time on a Tudor warship? Find out in our learning blog!

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Christmas in Tudor England

Christmas in Tudor England

What was Christmas like in Tudor England, and how did they celebrate the festive season?

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DCMS/Wolfson arts funding to make museums and galleries more accessible for people across the country

DCMS/Wolfson arts funding to make museums and galleries more accessible for people across the country

Museums and galleries, including the Mary Rose Museum, to get a share of £4 million from DCMS/Wolfson Museums and Galleries Improvement Fund

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Girlguiding South West England take the Mary Rose Museum by storm

Girlguiding South West England take the Mary Rose Museum by storm

120 Guides from across South West England took over the Mary Rose Museum to celebrate the 40th anniversary of the raising of the warship.

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