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WW1 Remembrance Centre

Airport Service Road | Bastion 6, Portsmouth PO3 5PJ, England
+44 23 9279 8751
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Outstanding well worth a visit

This is an outstanding place to visit if you have any interest in ww1. This is all about the... read more

Reviewed 3 May 2017
51bucko
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Havant, United Kingdom
Fantastic attention to detail, Charles makes the place come alive.

went here for a couple of hours with my girlfriend. Wasn't expecting that much really, but was... read more

Reviewed 16 February 2017
nickball3636
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Surrey, United Kingdom
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The WW1 Remembrance Centre has now moved to it's new home Bastion 6 which is at the end of the road past Hilsea Train Station & the car parks of BAE Systems
  • Excellent88%
  • Very good8%
  • Average0%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“great war” (8 reviews)
“world war” (6 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 15:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Airport Service Road | Bastion 6, Portsmouth PO3 5PJ, England
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+44 23 9279 8751

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Reviewed 3 May 2017

This is an outstanding place to visit if you have any interest in ww1. This is all about the people such a fascinating tour, with very enthusiastic staff loved it.

Thank 51bucko
Reviewed 16 February 2017

went here for a couple of hours with my girlfriend. Wasn't expecting that much really, but was pleasantly surprised how captivating the experience was. Charles was the perfect host who, with his extensive knowledge and humour really bought this place to life. they are moving...More

Thank nickball3636
Reviewed 16 February 2017

A fabulous day. Just happened to find on trip advisor and made our way across. Greeted by Charles an enthusiastic fabulous gent, who knew his WW1 knowledge so well. Was a pleasure spending some time and looking at a war which I learnt some more...More

Thank Micheala G
Reviewed 26 October 2016

Fort Widley is high on the hill and the back and overlooking Portsea Island (Portsmouth). There is a small number of parking spaces in front of the fort, the remainder are down a small hill. The fort itself is similar to the other adjacent forts...More

Thank TerrythePotter
Reviewed 31 August 2016

This is a very interesting way to while away an odd hour.The exhibits are very interesting and the owner Charles is very helpful and informative.Only £3 to get in.Well worth a visit.

Thank Tim P
Reviewed 15 July 2016

My husband and I visited this gem of a museum last week, absolutely fantastic place full of wonderful exhibits and with a fantastic team of volunteers who along with Charles made us very welcome! We'll definitely be back!!

Thank donnad1375
Reviewed 28 June 2016

Visited here yesterday with a group of friends. Charles, the originator, is a great story teller and has collected many people's memories while still living & the memories lost forever. Many poignant letters, cards, photographs & newspaper cuttings. Take your time & live their lives...More

Thank Penelope S
Reviewed 25 April 2016

Real people and events brought to life with a passion that has created this 'must visit' attraction. A unique experience which is the culmination of many years of research into ordinary peoples lives during World War One. This captivating 'Private Museum' set in part of...More

Thank alansara2015
Reviewed 28 February 2016

Spent two hours looking round the centre, the staff are very nice, and the talks/ chats were informative, its so important to have places like this to educate adults as well as children. Well worth a visit.

1  Thank Jaim S
Will B, Guest Relations Manager at WW1 Remembrance Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 1 March 2016

We are so pleased that you found your time with us informative and thank you for your positive review which is greatly appreciated.

Reviewed 20 February 2016

A place that really humbles - the statistics are terrifying but the individual and personal stories are chock full of pathos and compassion. Charles is an extraordinary host, with encyclopedic knowledge and still with an inquisitiveness to hear of your connections experience. I could not...More

1  Thank ba1562
Will B, Guest Relations Manager at WW1 Remembrance Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 22 February 2016

That is very nice of you to write such a positive review, Charles makes the World War One Remembrance Centre unique with his input...

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