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48. Gosport’s Green Buses – Provincial over the years


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

The Provincial Society are proud to present Gosport’s Green Buses, a gathering of the famous green and cream buses of the Provincial Bus Company.

Come and join us for a trip down memory lane as we present a selection of buses that have plied their trade in the streets of Gosport for well over a hundred years. Visitors can also meet the volunteers from the Society who restore and maintain an historic fleet of buses which date from the 1940’s to the early 2000’s.

Ding-Ding. Hold Tight, Please! You might also like to take a free ride on a heritage bus to and from the Explosion Museum site, calling at Gosport Bus Station, The Submarine Museum, The Diving Museum and The Hovercraft Museum.

Duration: Allow 60 minutes.

Please note: Explosion Museum is not part of HODs, but it will be open for visitors at the usual charge.


Sunday 11 September: 1000 – 1630
Sunday 18 September: 1000 – 1630


No Booking Needed Just turn up and enjoy


Blue Badge Parking is available on site and accessible toilets are available within the café area of the Museum. A majority of the preserved historic buses in the Provincial Society collection have steps and stairs which may make access difficult for mobility-impaired visitors.


COVID-19 Considerations

This event will run in line with local & national government guidelines at the time of the festival.


Images of buses may not be those on display



The Provincial Society



MAP/DIRECTIONS (approximate)

Follow the brown Tourist signs for Priddy’s Hard. The buses will be in the car park.