This interesting castle was built in great haste in 1544, prompted by Henry VIII's fears of a French attack on Portsmouth. Families will enjoy learning the
Clarence Esplanade, Southsea
Tel: 02392 841625
Gardens and Open Spaces, Historical Sites, Indoor Activities, Museums and Art Centres, Outdoor Activities
Ages 5 - 12, All ages, Schools and Groups, Teenagers, Under 5s
(based on family of 4)
This interesting castle was built in great haste in 1544, prompted by Henry VIII’s fears of a French attack on Portsmouth. Families will enjoy learning the history and have fun exploring the underground tunnel around the moat and the reconstruction of a Tudor gunport scene. Parking charges apply.
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