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Visits to view the Hovercraft Museum collection can be arranged by prior appointment. 

During your time with us you will be guided by one of our Museum Friends who will be happy to answer any of your questions.

Visiting times & fees are as follows:

Saturdays 10am - 2pm
Wednesdays 10am - 4pm
  • Adults: £10.00
  • Children 5 - 15 yrs: £6.00
  • Children under 5 yrs: £Free
  • Concessions (Disabled - Unemployed - Students - OAP's): £8.00
  • Groups of 10 or more: Less 20%
  • Educational Groups - Each Child: £3.00 - Group Leader: £Free
All other days / times:
  • Price on application
To arrange a visit:
If you would like to arrange a visit to the Hovercraft Museum, please contact us via enquiries@hovercraft-museum.org you can also phone the museum on +44 (0)2392 552090, however we cannot guarantee messages will be picked up the same day, so for a more prompt response, please email us if possible.

As the tours are conducted by one of our volunteers we request as much notice as possible for visits - preferably a week or two in advance.

Please let us know what date and time you would like to visit, along with details of how many people will be in the group and how you intend to travel to the museum.

Please include any details about special requirements or disabilities. All communication will be held in the strictest confidence.

Mail Address: 
The Hovercraft Museum - Building 40 - Daedalus Site - Argus Gate - Chark Lane - Gosport - Lee-on-the-Solent - Hampshire - PO13 9NY

If you are visiting by appointment - please use the map below which will direct you to the security gate on Chark Lane. Do not set your Sat Nav to our mail post code above as this will not bring you to the correct location. You can instead set your Sat Nav device to PO13 9JY which will direct you to Bayntum Drive which is off Chark Lane as detailed in the map below. Do not turn down Bayntum Drive - instead carry on toward the end of Chark Lane where you will find the security gate in front of you.

If you are attending a Hovershow or Open Day - you may gain access to the site from the main slipway gate off Marine Parade West as detailed in the following Map. Please note entry by car is not permissible here.

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