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Royal Armouries Museum – Fort Nelson

Restored Victorian fort overlooking Portsmouth Harbour, now home to the Royal Armouries collection of artillery.


  • Parking
  • Refreshments
  • Souvenir Shop
  • Part disabled access


Portsdown Hill Road Fareham Hampshire PO17 6AN

  • 01329 233 734
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Open days

Daily Apr-Oct 1000-1700; Nov-Mar closes 1600. (Last entry one hour earlier.) (Closed 24-26 Dec.)


By Rail: Portchester / 1.5 miles

Explore 19 acres of ramparts, outer fortifications, secret underground tunnels, and ammunition bunkers at this fully restored Victorian fort.

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