Gosport Airfield and Marine Engineering Museum Open Days
|Published: 5th September 2011 16:39|
Heritage Open Days 2011
Gosport Airfield and Marine Engineering Museum
HMS Sultan, Military Road, Gosport, Hampshire, PO12 3BY
Two museums in the grounds of HMS Sultan. The Airfield Museum gives the history of the surrounding area used as an airfield from 1909-1956. Learn about the world's first "Top Gun" establishment 1917-19, and how the 'Gosport' method of flying training was adopted by the world. The Marine Engineering Museum gives the history of marine engineering in the Royal Navy. Displaying a collection of Records, Artefacts and Memorabilia covering Marine Engineering training in HMS Sultan, Fisgard and Caledonia from 1903 to present day. Tours last approx 1 1/4 hours.
Saturday 10th September: 0900
Sunday 11th September: 0900
Pre-Booking Required. Admission by ticket only. Please book your tickets from Gosport Tourist Information Office.
Very limited wheelchair access.
Organised By M.O.D.