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Gosport Diving Museum

Stokes Bay Road | No 2 Battery, Gosport PO12 2QU, England
+44 7917 626164
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Very interesting!

Went today with our 10 yr old and really enjoyed it. Volunteers are very knowledgeable and lernt... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Mandy D
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An interactive Museam

Myself and my girlfriend visited the Diving Museum while staying at Haslar Marina and had a really... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Lee_Kara
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Volunteer run Museum. An offshoot of the Historical Diving Society. Open weekends and Bank Holidays.
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  • Very good20%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
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Stokes Bay Road | No 2 Battery, Gosport PO12 2QU, England
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"interesting items"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went today with our 10 yr old and really enjoyed it. Volunteers are very knowledgeable and lernt loads of fascinating facts. Well worth a visit.

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Helen R, Public Relations Manager at Gosport Diving Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you very much for your review. We try to appeal to all ages. Bet it was nice to get into the cool today!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Myself and my girlfriend visited the Diving Museum while staying at Haslar Marina and had a really enjoyable time there. Roger, one of the volunteers showed us around and has a fantastic knowledge of the exhibits and vocations of both sports and commercial diving. A...More

Thank Lee_Kara
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Helen R, Public Relations Manager at Gosport Diving Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks so much for taking the time to review our Museum. Everyone, (those not claustrophobic!) , enjoys trying to imagine what it would be like locked in the chambers.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Highly recommended. The staff are friendly and knowledgeable and the exhibits are fascinating. If you are or have been a diver there is something here that will be of interest.

Thank Shaun B
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Helen R, Public Relations Manager at Gosport Diving Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks very much, glad you enjoyed your visit. Come and see us again at one of our evening talks.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I visited the museum we found it very interesting and its run by a bunch of very knowledgeable and amusing volunteers. Loved it will return soon.

Thank Stephen S
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Helen R, Public Relations Manager at Gosport Diving Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Glad you enjoyed your visit. Come back one evening to one of our special events such as the Blue Planet 2 presentation by Jon Copley.

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Reviewed 9 April 2018

Walking along the beautiful Alverstoke and Stokes Bay promenade we came across this small museum and decided to have a look as other times we have walked there it has not been open. What a great find. It's filled with interesting equipment and artifacts relating...More

Thank jubby57
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Helen R, Public Relations Manager at Gosport Diving Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 11 April 2018

Thank you for visiting. As a volunteer - led museum it is always good to know we are appreciated.

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Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

We visited the diving museum today on a rainy day and it was really interesting. Plenty of old suits and diving technology to look at, and plenty of information and history on diving to read about, and discuss with the staff who were really knowledgable,...More

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Helen R, Public Relations Manager at Gosport Diving Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 9 April 2018

Thank you for visiting the museum on such a dreary Sunday. Hope we managed to cheer up your day!

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Reviewed 8 April 2018

Popped for a walk on beach and ended up in the museum. Not expensive. People very knowledgeable and made it great fun for the young ones with a treasure trail and prize at the end. A real little gem. Good on those who volunteer and...More

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Helen R, Public Relations Manager at Gosport Diving Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 9 April 2018

Thank you very much for visiting the museum. We are all volunteers so words like this encourage us to keep going.

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Reviewed 3 April 2018

This is an interesting little gem hidden at the end of Stokes Bay Gosport. I have been past a couple of times but it has not been open, you should check opening times just to avoid disappointment. Had a two and an eight year old...More

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Reviewed 2 April 2018

Small museum covering the history of diving. It has an interesting display about women divers through the centuries. Great, friendly guides with lots of info about the local stories and the mystery of a missing diver. There is a trail for children too. Be aware...More

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Reviewed 15 March 2018

Motiv8 visited the Diving museum on Thursday 8th March 2018 with 8 students. Feedback from the students: Scott - I enjoyed seeing all the suits and all the equipment that the divers used Bill - I really enjoyed it , and I look forward to...More

Thank kirstyrobertson2018
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Helen R, Public Relations Manager at Gosport Diving Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 9 April 2018

Thank you for visiting our museum. We try to cater for all and its great to get feedback!

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