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Eastney Beam Engine House

Portsmouth

Type:Museum

Eastney Beam Engine House, Henderson Road, Eastney, Southsea, Hampshire, PO4 9JF

Tel: +44 023 9282 7261

Eastney Beam Engine

About

Eastney Beam Engine House  will be open free of charge on certain weekends. There will be some restrictions on access and the engines will not be in steam.

Eastney Beam Engine House's main attraction is a pair of magnificent James Watt beam engines housed in their original high Victorian engine house of 1887.

A variety of other pumping engines, many in running order, are also on display.

The Beam Engine House will be open:
April 21-22
May 26-27
June 23-24
July 28-29
September 8-9 (for Heritage Open Days)
October 27-28
Nobember 24-25

Facilities

Accessibility

  • Guide Dogs Permitted

Establishment Features

  • Groups by arrangement
  • Toilets

Parking & Transport

  • Parking (free)

Payment Methods

  • Approx length of visit - 1 hour
  • Groups Accepted - Must be booked in advance

Provider Preferences

  • In town/city centre

Specialist Features

  • Educational Groups
  • Marketed Towards Families
  • Marketed Towards Senior Citizens

Tours and Demonstrations

  • Educational Visits Accepted - Most suitable for Key Stages 2 and 3

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Map & Directions

Road Directions

Nearest major road is A288 or A2030. The Museum is situated in Henderson Road, just off the eastern end of the seafront.

Opening Times

June (24 June 2017 - 25 June 2017)
DayTimes
Saturday - Sunday13:00 - 17:00
July (29 July 2017 - 30 July 2017)
DayTimes
Saturday - Sunday13:00 - 17:00
September (9 Sept 2017 - 10 Sept 2017)
DayTimes
Saturday - Sunday13:00 - 17:00
October (28 Oct 2017 - 29 Oct 2017)
DayTimes
Saturday - Sunday13:00 - 17:00
November (25 Nov 2017 - 26 Nov 2017)
DayTimes
Saturday - Sunday13:00 - 17:00
April (21 Apr 2018 - 22 Apr 2018)
DayTimes
Saturday - Sunday13:00 - 17:00
May (26 May 2018 - 27 May 2018)
DayTimes
Saturday - Sunday13:00 - 17:00

* Revised opening dates will be posted online as soon as our improvements are completed.

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