It was ok and the views out to where the Mary Rose sank were great. It is small but I left with the feeling that more could be done here to grab interest.
I have lived in Hampshire most of my life but did not realise this was here, despite having visited the dockyard on numerous occasions. My youngest is studying the Tudors so wanted to visit and it did not disappoint, even on a wet half term day. Being free was an unexpected bonus. Staff v informative and helpful.
Have always lived in the area and had not visited for a long time. Pleasantly surprised with the information displays and the short dvd presentation of the castle`s history. Great views of the shipping passing right in front of the Castle, although it was a bit windswept yesterday!. Henry VIII had a similar view from the ramparts - unfortunately for... More
Is what it is really good tbat it is free however not so good on a cold day its good that you can go inside the castle and the surrounding are nice but could be made so much better in terms of information and stuff to do
This is an excellent place to go, especially for free! The information, on both placards and a short TV documentary, are very interesting. There is also some old underground tunnels to explore which are very spooky but an amazing find.
Not much to see here on a wet day. You can get round the castle exhibition in half an hour. On a nice day you can do some good walking around by the sea. Small shop. Brilliant cafe - The Yellow Kite. Close by is the D Day museum, so you could combine the two, but check opening time of... More
I love Southsea Castle It is such a solid lump that has stood for so long, but which for many years appeared rather neglected and not very inviting. Not any more! The castle itself is free to look round and the standing exhibition about Henry VIII and the Mary Rose is worth a look. They also have a fantastic café... More
worth a look, and a nice café to get a snack, had a walk round inside and outside, interesting for children, as well as being a free atraction
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