Gunboats to Funboats (Event from 2019)

Gunboats to Funboats (Event from 2019)

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Guided Walk

Meet at The Main Gate, Hornet Services Sailing Club, Haslar Road, Gosport, Hampshire, PO12 2AG

Enjoy this informative guided tour of the Haslar Creek shoreline.

During this walk, your heritage guide, Charlie, will introduce you to the history of HMS Hornet and its importance during wartime; Hornet Joint Services Sailing Centre and Joint Services Adventure Sail Training Centre and the Victorian Gunboat Yard. They’ll also be views and photo opportunities of the Submarine Alliance.

Duration approx. 120 minutes


Please note that this is an Event from 2019


Book on line

Booking opens on 24 August at 0930


ToiletsService dogs welcomeparkingrefreshments


This is an open air walk so please consider clothing and footwear suitable for terrain and weather. Some footpaths may be uneven and there are some small steps. Parking, toilets and refreshments are available nearby. Children should be accompanied by a responsible adult.


Meeting point at Hornet Services Sailing Club. Please arrive 15 mins before start time.


HMS Hornet & The Gunboat Yard Association


MAP/DIRECTIONS (approximate)

For travel information about how to get to and around Gosport, click here.

Close to the RN Submarine Museum