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Spinnaker Tower

The Spinnaker Tower, located in Portsmouth, is an iconic, sea front observation tower standing at a height of 170 meters (560 feet). Making it the tallest structure in the UK (open to the public) outside of London. With 3 spectacular floors floating over 100 meters in the air, the tower provides stunning views of Portsmouth Harbour, The Isle of Wight, The English Channel and so much more through floor-to-ceiling windows.

Not only does the tower provide stunning views it also features a fancy ‘Cloud Café’, on the 2nd floor, serving afternoon tea by day and converting into a trendy ‘Sky Bar’ at night (from Thursday – Sundays, 20:00 – 00:00) serving cocktails such as Passion fruit Martinis and mojitos.

June - September, Monday - Sunday: 10:00 - 20:00

October - May, Monday - Sunday: 10:00 - 18:00

Adult tickets from £11.00

Child tickets from £8.50

10b North St, Emsworth PO10 7DD

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Fish Portsmouth

Fish Portsmouth is an exotic fish retailer, that has their own store located on Old Portsmouth’s Camber Docks, just mere meters from the sea splashing up at your feet. Upon entering you’ll be greeted with hundreds of freshly caught fish straight from the shores of Portsmouth displayed neatly on stands filled with ice and ready to buy.

Monday - Saturday: 08:00 – 17:00

Sunday: 10:00 – 16:00

The Camber Docks, White Hart Rd, Old Portsmouth, Portsmouth PO1 2JX

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Gunwharf Quays (shopping and dining)

Gunwharf Quays is a vibrant waterfront retail and leisure destination situated in Portsmouth. Spanning an eclectic mix of over 90 premium outlet stores, restaurants, and entertainment venues, it offers a dynamic blend of shopping, dining, and leisure experiences.

Monday - Friday: 10:00 - 20:00

Saturday: 09:00 - 20:00m

Sunday: 10:00 - 18:00

Gunwharf Quays House, Portsmouth, PO1 3TZ

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Southsea Beach

Southsea Beach epitomizes seaside charm, nestled along the southern coast of England in Portsmouth. This crescent-shaped stretch of coastline boasts pebble shores bordered by a vibrant esplanade adorned with quaint cafes, vibrant gardens, and entertainment facilities.

Southsea, Portsmouth, Southsea PO4 9RG

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Portsmouth Historic Dockyard

Portsmouth Historic Dockyard, a maritime treasure on the UK’s south coast, immerses visitors in centuries of naval history. Home to iconic ships such as HMS Victory, HMS Warrior, and the Mary Rose Museum, the dockyard showcases the evolution of naval technology and the stories of those who served.

Monday - Sunday: 10:00 - 17:00

Victory Gate, HM Naval Base, Portsmouth PO1 3LJ

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The Charles Dickens Birthplace Museum

The Charles Dickens Birthplace Museum, located in Portsmouth, celebrates the life and literary legacy of the renowned Victorian author. Housed in the building where Dickens was born in 1812, the museum provides an intimate glimpse into his early years. Exhibits showcase period-appropriate furnishings, personal items, and manuscripts, offering a vivid portrayal of Dickens’ formative experiences.

The museum is open 10am – 4pm (last admission 3.30pm) on selected days throughout the year. See the visit page for the full list.


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Emsworth Museum

Emsworth Museum, nestled in the charming town of Emsworth is a captivating repository celebrating the area’s rich heritage and maritime history. This volunteer-run museum invites visitors to delve into its collection, showcasing the town’s evolution from a fishing village to a bustling community.

Saturdays, Bank Hols: 10:00 - 16:30

Sundays: 13:30 - 16:30

Fridays in August : 10:30 - 16:30

10b North St, Emsworth PO10 7DD

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Chichester Cathedral

Chichester Cathedral, a stunning masterpiece of medieval architecture nestled in West Sussex, stands as a testament to centuries of history and spiritual significance. Its towering spire and elegant façade beckon visitors to explore its sacred halls and marvel at its intricate design.

Mondays - Saturdays: 09:00 - 17:00

Sundays: 12:00 - 14:00

10b North St, Emsworth PO10 7DD

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The Vestry

The Vestry is a vibrant and bustling modern bar with a warm atmosphere. Located in the heart of Chichester, the bar features a student night every Thursday and bottomless brunch on Sundays.

Monday: 07:30 – 00:30

Monday - Wednesday: 07:30 – 23:00

Thursday - Friday: 07:30 – 03:00

Saturday: 08:30 – 15:00

Sunday: 08:30 – 22:00

Southgate, Chichester PO19 1ES

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Chichester City Centre

Chichester City, nestled in the heart of West Sussex, offers a delightful blend of historic charm and modern amenities, inviting visitors to explore its iconic cathedral, stroll through picturesque streets lined with Georgian architecture, and enjoy cultural attractions

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Heygates Bookshop

Established in 1968, Heygates Bookshop relocated to its new larger premises at Bognor Regis Railway Station in 2021 to make space for the almost 250,000 new books, antiquarian books, modern first editions, comics, and annuals the store holds. Heygates Bookshops not only boasts an impressive collection however but is also a sight to behold visually.

Monday - Saturday: 10:00 – 17:00

Bognor Regis Railway Station, Station Rd, Bognor Regis PO21 1BP

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The Station Bognor

The Station Sports Bar located in Bognor is your classical pub setting, televising Sport on TV all day. The perfect spot for anyone looking for somewhere to grab a drink and something to eat or simply just watch the football.

Monday - Thursday: 12:00 – 23:00

Friday - Sunday: 11:00 – 00:00

26 Station Rd, Bognor Regis PO21 1QF

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Bognor Regis

Bognor Regis boasts a relaxed seaside ambiance, offering a mix of traditional charm and modern attractions. Its long stretch of sandy beach is a focal point for visitors seeking sun, sea, and relaxation.

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Littlehampton

Littlehampton offers a delightful mix of seaside attractions, family-friendly activities, and natural beauty, making it an appealing destination for visitors. The town’s stunning beach, adorned with soft sands and picturesque views, is a haven for sun-seekers and families. Littlehampton’s East Beach boasts the iconic Longest Bench, a unique seafront seating structure that overlooks the sea and serves as an artistic attraction.

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