There's so many things to do in Portsmouth that it's far too much to fit into one weekend. Whether you're after a cultural break, the chance to take in some seaside strolls, or something else entirely, you're certain to be spoilt for choice. Thankfully, we have all the listings right here for what to do in Portsmouth, so you need look no further. Here it is, then, your comprehensive guide to the attractions, activities and things to do in the city.
There are lots of family activities and attraction in Portsmouth too, and plenty of things to do for all the family to enjoy.
Find out about creepy crawlies, sea creatures or birds of prey at some of Portsmouth's many animal attractions.
Country parks and nature reserves offer exciting activities for children while Portsmouth's lovely beaches and resorts provide hours of seaside fun.
Many of Portsmouth 's museums and historic sites have interactive exhibits and the county's theme parks, cinemas and swimming pools will also keep children entertained.
The Portsmouth area ice rink is just across the harbour in Gosport and during 2016 it was given an expensive facelift, costing several hundred thousand pounds. The ice was re-surfaced, new lighting and music systems were installed and the whole facility brought bang up to date.
There are plenty of excellent camping and caravan sites in the Portsmouth area. Some are seasonal, but others are open all year round. Most sites welcome tents, caravans and motorhomes but it is always best to check and book beforehand as they can get very full at certain times of the year.