Virtual Museum | The Mary Rose
Welcome to our vast collection of artefacts and the inspirational stories behind Henry VIII’s favourite ship, all for you to explore at your fingertips!
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Highlights

Explore our Main Deck virtually!

Excited to see what it is like to visit? Explore the Main Deck of the Mary Rose Museum virtually using this panorama! Have a look around and click the icons for more information.

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The Many Faces of Tudor England

Discover a whole new view of Henry VIII’s navy with our exciting exhibition, using the latest scientific and genealogical research to show us who really crewed the Mary Rose. You’ll never look at Tudor England the same way again!

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Conserving a 19th century Treasure Chest

We help other museums too! See how we are helping the Diving Museum in Gosport with their conservation. Discover how to conserve a 19th century Treasure Chest in this blog post written by Karoline Sofie Hennum, Erasmus+ student at the Mary Rose Trust.

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In Conversation With…One of the Original Diving Team

Christopher Dobbs discusses his Mary Rose story. Find out what it was like to raise the ship and Chris' favourite artefact!

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In Conversation With... Our Materials Scientist

Professor Eleanor Schofield discusses conserving our collection and how it is vital that this work continues during our closure. Learn how our collection is cared for, the challenges involved and how visitors can impact conservation methods!

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Your Virtual visit

Things to Make and Do

Arts and Crafts

From paper craft artefacts and models in paper and lego, you’ll find something for everyone here.

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Science Experiments for Kids

Science has always been part of this ancient ship's history, now you can explore the science of the Mary Rose story.

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Colouring and activity sheets

Bring the Mary Rose to life, with these easy to use activity sheets. Explore the Cook, Surgeon and Gunners roles and raise the ship again.

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Knit mini hats based on The Mary Rose!

You've probably noticed in the Autumn that Innocent smoothies are given little knitted hats. These bottles are part of Innocent's Big Knit, which raises money for Age UK.

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