45. Model Boats and Tanks at Explosion!

45. Model Boats and Tanks at Explosion!

In Person

Show / Display

Explosion! the Museum of Naval Firepower, Royal Naval Armament Depot, Priddys Hard, Heritage Way, Gosport, Hampshire, PO12 4LE

Enjoy a fascinating display of radio controlled model boats and tanks, with the use of pyrotechnics!Presented by the Portsmouth Model Boat Display Team.

There will also be a large static display of models of all types with model building projects and hints and tips for aspiringmodellers young and old.

Portsmouth Model Boat Display Team, is affiliated to the National Museum of the Royal Navy, and has a permanent clubhouse within the historic grounds of Explosion! at Priddy’s Hard Armament Depot.

Please note: Entry to Explosion Museum is not part of this event, but it will be open for visitors at the usual fee. The cafe and toilets are available.

Duration approx. 1-2 hours, depending on your interest


Sunday 12 September: 1000-1600
Sunday 19 September: 1000-1600


No booking required



COVID-19 Considerations

This event will be subject to local & national government guidelines at the time of the festival.


The standard terms and conditions, as set out by the National Museum of the Royal Navy across all of its sites, will apply.




Portsmouth Model Boat Display Team


The Portsmouth Model Boat Display Team clubhouse is located at the main entrance to the Explosion Museum site at Priddy’s Hard, Gosport. Follow the national heritage brown signs for “Explosion” on the main A32 road into Gosport.