On the weekend of 23-24 August 2014, the D-Day Museum and Southsea Castle will be included within the grounds of the Victorious Festival, which is taking place on the Southsea seafront. Admission to the D-Day Museum and Southsea Castle will be included as part of the festival ticket, and only festival ticket holders will be able to visit the Museum on these days. The following road closures and parking suspensions will be in place (please note that some of the parking restrictions apply between 17th and 27th August).
Pyramids & D-Day Museum car park suspension:
Dates and times of parking suspension: from 20:00 on Sunday 17th August 2014 to 08:00 on Wednesday 27th August 2014. Parking will be available on the nearby roads, during this time, except as described below.
Coach bays within D-Day Museum car park suspension:
Dates and times of parking suspension: from 08:00 on Friday 22nd August to 08:00 on Wednesday 27th August 2014
Road closure parking suspensions:
Dates and times of parking suspension: from 08:00 Friday 22nd August to 20:00 Monday 25th August 2014:
o Clarence Esplanade - Serpentine Road to Jack Cockerill Way
o Avenue De Caen
o Jack Cockerill Way
o Victoria Avenue Spur (for the vehicle removal programme)
o Victoria Avenue (Coach parking)
o Clarence Esplanade (at the end of Serpentine Way), to create a roundabout
o Clarence Parade, 9 meters east of Serpentine Way (3 car parking bays) and 15 meters (5 x parking bays) to the west of Serpentine Way. (entrance to pre-booked long distance visitor car parking)
Specific festival road closures:
• Dates and times of road closures: 08:00 on Friday 22nd August 2014 until 20:00 on Monday 25th August 2014.
• Clarence Esplanade, from opposite The Blue Reef Aquarium to the end of Jack Cockerill Way.
• Avenue De Caen (in its entirety), from Clarence Parade to Clarence Esplanade.
• Jack Cockerill Way, from Clarence Parade to Clarence Esplanade.