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Fort Nelson

Explore 19 acres of ramparts, outer fortifications, secret underground tunnels, and ammunition bunkers of this fully restored Victorian fort, on top of Portsdown Hill overlooking the Solent.

No animals except assistance (guide/hearing) dogs.

Please note daily gun firings at the Fort are currently suspended. Our special big gun firings will take place as advertised.

Featured events

Fort Nelson Henry Yallop Wed 22nd Jan 2020 Find out more

Fort Nelson Experience an alternative history Fri 7th Feb - Sat 8th Feb 2020 Find out more

Fort Nelson February half term activities Mon 17th Feb - Fri 21st Feb 2020 Find out more

Opening times
Open daily 10am – 4pm

Closed 24 – 26 December
Free admission
£3 per day
Payable by cash or card in the Visitor Centre.

20 allocated parking spaces for visitors with disabilities
Accessible toilets and toilets with baby changing facilities are available in the visitor centre and some galleries
Portsdown Hill Road
Fareham, PO17 6AN United Kingdom

Portsdown Hill Road
United Kingdom
PO17 6AN
+44 (0) 1329 233 734