General Enquiries

For admission charges and opening times, please see our Visitor Information page.

Postal address:
Portsmouth City Museum
Museum Road

Telephone: 023 9282 6722 (Visitor Information Centre and museums information number)
Fax: 023 9287 5276
Minicom: 023 9287 6550

Bupa Great South Run Weekend 25th & 26th October 2014 -  Important Information

This weekend sees Portsmouth host the Great South Run, a major event for the city. There are a number of road closures over the weekend so please make sure you check these before travelling and add some extra time for your journey. You can find all the details of road closures in the city here. The D-Day Museum and Overlord Embroidery, Cumberland House Natural History Museum, Southsea Castle and Portsmouth Museum are all located along the route of the 10 mile race on Sunday 26th October. The D-Day Museum and Southsea Castle are located along the route of the 5k and mini runs on Saturday 25th October.

General enquiries about visiting, including group and school visits; hiring the site; plus commercial enquiries and publicity -

Education Enquiries -

For other enquiries about this museum, including events and the Museum Military History collection -

To find out more about the D-Day Museum's archives, which can be used for research (by prior appointment), click here.

Portsmouth's award winning Visitor Information Team is based at the D-Day Museum and is here to help you make the most of your time in the city. Our friendly team will help you plan your visit, with information and lots of suggestions on accommodation, attractions, entertainment and events. As well as discounted tickets for attractions we also sell tickets for local events and entertainment including no fee bookings for the Kings Theatre in Southsea, the New Theatre Royal in Portsmouth and the Mayflower Theatre in Southampton. We are also agents for Lucketts coach trips and holidays. Coach and theatre bookings must be made in person. For more information, click here to go to the Visit Portsmouth website.

Buying copies of our images, image reproduction fees and filming at our museums

Please click here for more information on buying copies of our images, for more information about fees for publishing and otherwise reproducing images, and filming and photography at our museums.

Use of images by the media

Images of our museums for use in media articles can be downloaded from the Portsmouth Media Store website and can be reproduced for no charge (just search for "d-day"). Please follow the guidelines on that website for the use of images and how to credit them.