History a few clicks away..

We are dedicated to provide high quality history events, research projects, partnerships and case studies. 

Partners and friends:

Become a member of Portsmouth & Gosport History
By joining as a friend of Portsmouth & Gosport History you get access to our digital archives, the latest news (before it gets released), free access to our storage building (once it is ready), and event tickets for our big events at a discounted price!
Our services


Rampart Open Days, Wartime Weekends, History Week and Pop-up stalls! We are dedicated to enlighten our community.


We have worked on some interesting and fascinating projects! Uncovering voices from the Falklands War to HMS Daedulus at war. 


Want to be involved with our organisation? We have joint lead some incredible projects and events..

Featured news

Help us maintain the 18th-century Historic Ramparts

We're establishing a voluntary team to help maintain the 18th-century Ramparts in Priddy's Hard and we need your help! As the growing season begins, we're looking to attract a team of volunteers to help us keep the site maintained and accessible throughout the year. Join a friendly team and volunteer within this 18th-century fortification; get to grips with not only the shrubs but the immense history of the site.

Gosport D-Day Fellowship is now affiliated with Portsmouth & Gosport History

Rampart open days - major success

Rampart Open Day 2022 has been a massive success across the entire board! Working with our partners and stakeholders to develop and connect various networks across the history sector in one place–helping you to discover the history on your doorstep - for free! 60+ voluntary hours given. 1000+ visitors in 6 hours. 10+ volunteers. 6 unique display areas.

Volunteer opportunities

We offer a mixed range of opportunites for local communites to be directly involved with the history on their doorsteps.

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Rampart Open Day 2022

In partnership with the Portsmouth Naval Base Property Trust we have opened the historic fortification on five occasions.

We have welcomed over


visitors in 2022

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