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  • Early Navy Diving Bell display

    Naval Shipyard Museum re-opens

    New Hours, New Exhibits, and New Stories Portsmouth’s Naval Shipyard Museum opened its doors in 1949 on the grounds of the Notfolk Naval Shipyard.  During the Cold War, when the need to keep the shipyard secure increased, it moved to its current location at 2 High Street in Olde Towne Portsmouth in early 1963. The …

  • Portsmouth Naval Shipyard Museum exterior

    First Saturdays at the Portsmouth Naval Shipyard Museum

    First Saturday’s of each month March-November, 2020, guests may enter the Portsmouth Naval Shipyard Museum for free and enjoy the exhibits, displays, and special programming. March 7 features the Ironclads.