Heritage Guides

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Come and explore Portsmouth's rich history and diverse heritage with us.

Old Portsmouth Tour

Something old ... something new.

A royal wedding, a couple of murders and a cobbler with a heart of gold - all this and more in this tour.



Meeting point: The Square Tower, Old Portsmouth

When: Every Sunday @ 2.30pm 

            Also available Bank Holidays @ 10.30am

Harlots & Heroes Tour

Pressgangs, Prostitutes and a nice cup of tea..

Alehouses, breadfruit, convicts, a fatal duel ....and lets not forget that infamous mutiny!  Throw in an artist, a spy and some early pioneers for the ultimate tour of Spice Island.

Meeting Point: The SquareTower, Old Portsmouth

When: Every Saturday @ 2.30pm 

             Also available Bank Holidays @ 2.30pm

England Expects Tour

Walk in Nelsons footsteps...

We visit the historic Dockyard to glimpse Nelson's flagship HMS Victory, before following his route of October 1805.  There's also a world famous engineer, an arsonist, and some 'larks' to be found en-route too.


Meeting Point:  Historic Dockyard (Victory Gate), Portsmouth

When: First Saturday of each month @ 10.30am

NB: Please note, this tour finishes at Clarence Pier, Southsea

Memento Mori Tour

Ordinary people ... extraordinary lives.

A cemetery tour with a difference - the language and architecture of death ... previously untold stories ... and a light-hearted look at our own mortality.



Meeting point: Kingston Cemetery, New Road Gate entrance   

When:    First Sunday of each month @ 10.30am 

Old Town Pub Tour

Old Portsmouth pubs past and present ...

Come with us on a tour from the Old Town to the Point and discover the history and hostelries that  have helped shape Portsmouth




Meeting Point:  The Square Tower, Old Portsmouth

When: By Arrangement

Private Tours


Can't find the tour you're looking for ?


Simply tell us what you want to see and leave the rest to us.  We can arrange a tailor-made tour just for you.  Tours can last for an hour or two, half or full days. 


Contact us for further details ..