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Royal Armouries - Fort Nelson, Portsmouth

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  • I took my children, ages 9 and 6, here. Fort Nelson is in a nice location, on a hilltop with views over Portsmouth. We travelled there by train (a 20-minute walk uphill from Portchester station), but ...  more »
  • Beats other military museums by easy access, free entry and displays. Friendly staff make it a great visit and plenty of room with far reaching views from the ramparts. Plus underground bunker where W...  more »
  • This is a great place to visit, as well as a mass of exhibits to study, children can explore tunnels and other areas in safety, we took out two grand-daughters 4 & 7, it kept them amused for a couple ...  more »
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  • This place is free to get in, free! It's better equipped than most museums and even has events, which are free. I love walking around the underground tunnels and hope one day I can explore some of the restricted areas.
  • Fantastic place. Kids loved it. Get there for around 1230 to be in time for the 1300 cannon fire. It's free entry!
  • An amazing place to go free entry nice cafe car park good way to spend a few hours
  • Fantastic place to visit, cannot believe that it is free! Donation made. Plenty of things to see and do and the organised activities looked good!
  • A wonderful treat for history lovers. Fantastic displays set in a Victorian Fort. The new cafe is not to be missed !