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Royal Marines Museum

Eastney Esplanade, Portsmouth PO4 9PX, England
+44 23 9272 8067
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The Museum tells the story of the Royal Marines from 1664 to present.

The Museum is the old Officers Mess of RM Eastney Barracks. It tells the story of the Royal Marines... read more

Reviewed 30 October 2016
Sydney P
Another great day out at Eastney

It is always a pleasure to visit this museum . The building alone is spectacular and the... read more

Reviewed 27 October 2016
Geraldine H
Newbury, 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 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

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

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

Thank Julian R
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Steeped in the history of the Royal Marines this museum is at the far end of Southsea away from Portsmouth. I would set aside over three hours to get a reasonable tour around. It was a very quiet day with only a handful of people...More

Thank As_Seen
Reviewed 17 October 2016

This museum is part of the All Attraction ticket from the Portsmouth Dockyard, but is based at Eastney. Having said that it is well worth the effort to visit. The museum is laid out in a straightforward way allowing you to progress from birth of...More

Thank Viking6945
Reviewed 16 October 2016

An excellent museum but very humbling to see the sacrifices Marines have made. The Museum is away from most of the attractions and I believe it is going to be relocated to the main Dockyard which will help it provide a more modern layout which...More

Thank Shinfield
Reviewed 25 September 2016

Laid out well. Not hindered by people. Could take as much time as you needed. It was very interesting.

Thank Denmead
Reviewed 23 September 2016

A good museum in a beautiful building. The story was told of the Royal Marines History in a straightforward and dignified way with some high tech presentation but not over the top. After the visit you will really appreciate what it means to be a...More

Thank John W
Reviewed 23 September 2016

that is how we felt after this museum. A great tribute to these brave men --and women. We enjoyed the exhibit showing the training and trials undertaken to attain the famous" beret".We thought the museum was very well done-showing the history and the theatres of...More

Thank Stuart60
Reviewed 19 September 2016

What a gem if a place. Staff very friendly and helpful. 350 years of history means a lot to see, the wonderful medals room to name but one. Great shop beware if you take the children you won't leave empty handed. Nice cafe , quartermaster...More

Thank dunstan203
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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 😊