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Royal Marines Museum

Eastney Esplanade, Portsmouth PO4 9PX, England
+44 23 9272 8067
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Cold and wet days are best indoors ! so why not visit The RM Museum

One of the very best Museums in the world to visit for the full history, past, present and what’s... read more

Reviewed 6 March 2017
Portsmouth, United Kingdom

We visited the RMM to purchase lunch, well even though the signs still tells the cafe is open and... read more

Reviewed 5 March 2017
Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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The public galleries at the Royal Marines Museum will be closing on 1st April 2017.
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good29%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Eastney Esplanade, Portsmouth PO4 9PX, England
+44 23 9272 8067

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Reviewed 6 March 2017

One of the very best Museums in the world to visit for the full history, past, present and what’s to come in the life of the Royal Marines part of the Royal Navy. It is a shame to have to say that the Museum will...More

Thank whiteginger2016
Reviewed 5 March 2017

We visited the RMM to purchase lunch, well even though the signs still tells the cafe is open and you have to pay for 3 hours parking, the cafe is boarded up and has obviously been closed down, but all the signs approaching and on...More

Thank N8440PDBarbaraS
Reviewed 5 March 2017

Apart from the building itself which is magnificent piece of architecture.The exhibition inside has so much history, one visit is not sufficient.

Thank Leslie T
Reviewed 1 March 2017

The museum closes at the end of March - to be located within the historic Portsmouth Naval Dockyard. It will be 2020 before it re-opens so this is now literally your last chance to see the museum in its historic barracks setting. I strongly advise...More

1  Thank Big_Jeff_Leo
Reviewed 21 February 2017

This museum is at the far end of the beach on Southsea, a pleasant drive, but not walkable from town. In the grounds of old navy barracks, it has informative displays detailing the history and significance of the Marines. Excellent staff who didn't rush us...More

Thank Yvonne749
Reviewed 19 February 2017

Later that day we made a visit to the Royal Marines Museum. Unfortunately for us it was rather full. But we took the opportunity to look at the gardens and memorials. And we can come back another day.

Thank shilcockphipps1797
Reviewed 16 February 2017

Excellent, well worth a visit. Well laid out and exhibits are full of information about the Royal Marines right through til the present day.

Thank Mrs Mavis T
Reviewed 14 February 2017

This museum was really interesting and showed many aspects of the lives of the Royal Marines. There was also a very good display of a 1940s kitchen. We were pleasantly surprised at how well presented and interesting the museum was and the quality of the...More

Thank Ann S
Reviewed 29 January 2017

Great place to visit to see the history of the Royal Marines. Full of information and the exhibits are too quality.

Thank RVTS
Reviewed 29 January 2017

An absorbing couple of hours and at times certain exhibits really made you think. These men really do deserve the credit they get for the work they do. Heartbreaking to see those who recently lost their lives in Afghanastan.

Thank Jayne M
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George B
23 March 2017|
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Response from D E | Reviewed this property |
Bought a adult pass at the historic dockyard which covered entry to Royal Marines museum and other attractions well worth buying I felt it was £33 adult ..disabled £23 ...carer goes free hope helpful sorry for late reply 😊