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Forthcoming Events at Southsea Castle

The Southsea Castle Champagne Bar will be open 6pm-12pm most Fridays during the summer.

Six Nations Rugby at Southsea Castle

Saturday 4th February - Saturday 18th March
Southsea Castle will show all of England's Six Nations games on its big screen. Following last year's success, a marquee has been erected in the Castle courtyard where all five of England's games will be shown (along with any others taking place on the same day). Drinks will be available to buy from the on-site bars.

The fixtures are:
Saturday 4th February: England vs France - 16:50
Saturday 11th February: Wales vs England - 16:50
Sunday 26th February: England vs Italy - 15:00
Saturday 11th March: England vs Scotland - 16:00
Saturday 18th March: Ireland vs England - 17:00

Entry is free.

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Children under 13 must be accompanied by an adult at all times.

Details are correct at time of upload. Every effort will be made to keep this site up-to-date but Portsmouth City Council reserves the right to make changes to the programme in the event of unforeseen circumstances.

Southsea Castle
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Aerial photo of Southsea Castle

Exploring the castle walls

Exploring the tunnels around the moat