Fort Nelson Events
Fort Nelson is a great place to visit at any time of the year.
With a huge fort to explore, amazing artillery pieces to discover and scenic views to enjoy, there’s always something different to see and do. Plus, museum admission is free!
See the events calendar for details of special events and school holiday activities.
An exhibition inspired by family history research.
Explore the Fort with a Victorian navvy. February half-term puzzles and craft activities.
On selected Sundays throughout the year there are special firings at Fort Nelson, featuring authentic gun drills by uniformed detachments from Portsdown Artillery Volunteers.