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Ultimate Ship Hall Experiences

Join us for a VIP, once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to get closer to the Mary Rose than ever before!

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The Platinum Ship Hall Experience
Join us for a once in a lifetime opportunity to get up-close and personal with the Mary Rose!

An exclusive, behind the scenes VIP tour into the Weston Ship Hall, home of King Henry VIII’s ship, our VIP Ship Hall Experiences get you up close and personal with history, smell the timbers, experience incredible-up close views and learn directly from our team of conservation experts.

This experience is like no other, including access to areas within the museum and collection which have never before been accessible to visitors. Go behind the scenes, explore the collection, spend time with our experts and enjoy our hospitality with this brand new and exclusive package.

£300 per person

VIP Ship Hall Experiences take place on set dates

If you want to hold one on a date not specified, please contact our bookings team

Included in this experience:
  • A once in a life time chance to enter the resting place of King Henry VIII's warship and one of the worlds largest environmentally controlled exhibition show case - The Weston Ship Hall
  • Access to the Weston Ship Hall will be accompanied by our Head of Conservation and Collections and our expert team
  • A behind the scenes tour of our Reserve Collection
  • Use of our VIP ship balcony, giving you views of the ship not seen from within the museum
  • Refreshments in our private Wardroom
  • Access to our VIP viewing balcony, giving incredible views across Portsmouth Harbour
  • A guided tour of the museum with one of our experts
  • A VIP Deluxe Goody Bag


For this event, access into the Weston Ship Hall will require participants to have good mobility - please check with us before booking if you have any additional access needs.