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Royal Marines Museum

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We had the best time walking round the museum looking at all the artefacts from the beginning of... read more

Reviewed 3 December 2016
Fareham, United Kingdom
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A revelation

I visited the Royal Marines museum whilst my wife was enjoying her blacksmith experience. I was... read more

Reviewed 28 November 2016
London, United Kingdom
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The public galleries at the Royal Marines Museum will be closing on 1st April 2017.
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Eastney Esplanade, Portsmouth PO4 9PX, England
+44 23 9272 8067
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Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

We had the best time walking round the museum looking at all the artefacts from the beginning of the Royal Marines up to the present day. Including the Royal Marines Band room and all the Victoria Cross medals given to the Corps over the years....More

Date of experience: December 2016
1  Thank robertandmerle
Reviewed 28 November 2016

I visited the Royal Marines museum whilst my wife was enjoying her blacksmith experience. I was not sure what to expect. Wow. It was brilliant. I spent over two hours fascinated by the history of the Royal marines and gob-smacked by the presentation on commando...More

Date of experience: November 2016
1  Thank Xandymac
Reviewed 18 November 2016

Typical museum displaying, uniforms,memorabilia the medals rooms has thousand of medals donated by ex and fallen marines families

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank Les N
Reviewed 2 November 2016

If you want to see a very nice museum about the Royal Marines. Then this is the place to go to. It is just packed with things to see about the Corp since it started out as the Duke of York and Albany Maritime Regiment....More

Date of experience: October 2016
2  Thank David L
Reviewed 31 October 2016

The museum is housed in the grounds of Eastney Barracks and tells the story of the Royal Marines since their inception in 1664 to the present day. The impressive statue of a marine standing on a mound marks the entrance gate to the car park...More

Date of experience: October 2016
2  Thank Pamjo444
Reviewed 31 October 2016

The fact this wonderful museum has only a paltry 300 odd reviews is absolute proof ( if were needed ) of the abysmal amount of visitors that visit it and that moving to the Historic Dockyard is the very best thing to have happened to...More

Date of experience: September 2016
1  Thank simon164
Reviewed 30 October 2016

I so made sure we went here.. For certain reasons. It was brilliant even the entrance I would have been happy to see with the statue of the Royal marine looking out to see with his flag. Very helpful staff and lovely gift shop ....More

Date of experience: October 2016
1  Thank D E
Reviewed 30 October 2016

The Museum is the old Officers Mess of RM Eastney Barracks. It tells the story of the Royal Marines from 1664 to present. There are displays of uniforms, badges and displays of different eras. The Museum shop has a range of memorabilia and books. Worth...More

Date of experience: October 2016
1  Thank Sydney P
Reviewed 27 October 2016

It is always a pleasure to visit this museum . The building alone is spectacular and the surroundings are lovely , I've been visiting for more years than I care to admit , but it is always a great day out , this is a...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Geraldine H
Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

Took my 2 sons, 10 and 13 years old, to look round the museum. The building and surrounding area look stunning and the history of the RM was well laid out from its beginnings up to modern times. My only negative would was the extremely...More

Date of experience: October 2016
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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 😊