About Us

Welcome to Bastion 6

Promoting remembrance through education and commemoration to ensure we never forget the sacrifices made by past generations.
Monies raised are being used to help in the continued expansion of our National Museum of First World War Remembrance in Portsmouth, UK.

We go the extra mile....

  ....because they did!

How to find us



Sat Nav / GPS:

50° 49' 53.821" N     1° 3' 10.579" W 


50.8316169, -1.0529387

Any person or business wishing to support any or all of our work can contact Charles at: WW1RemembranceCentre@gmail.com or telephone 02392 798751 
or 07778026726

Help Our Cause

Your support and contributions will enable us to meet our goals and improve conditions. Your generous donation will fund our mission.

Pay with PayPal or a debit/credit card


Visiting us:

Please check our opening hours.

We have free parking and easy access to Hilsea Train Station (5 minute walk).  If it's raining call us and we may be able to pick you up.

Drivers of high vehicles and coaches please call ahead so we can opening the height restriction barrier.

The museum is on a single level once the nine original stone entrance steps have been negotiated.  (Work is underway to allow easier access in the future).

FREE car parking, FREE admission, Dog Friendly.

On some days (usually a Sunday) Sign Language member of staff available.

We look forward to seeing you soon.

Charles & The Team

Information for Schools & other Groups:

Groups must be pre-booked please.

For all enquiries please email or telephone our admin team on 023 92798751 / 07778026726 stating clearly your name, any contact details, number and age of visitors, your preferred dates and times.

We can arrange a closed door visit for your event with notice.

We also provide an outreach service to visit your school.

Latest testimonials

TripAdvisor 5 Star Reviews:

From the Titanic to Alice in Wonderland, Wonderful stories linked to the exhibits that make the history come alive !

This Centre, a grade 2 listed building, relocated in Summer 2017 to Bastion 6 in the historic Hilsea Lines, 300m East of Hilsea Railway Station and now has easier parking and access in a remarkable historic location tucked away in the North Eastern Corner of Portsmouth. 

Follow Airport Service Road all the way to the end, past Hilsea Railway Station on your left and BAE Systems on your right.  At the end of the road we are on the left by the entrance to H&S Aviation security checkpoint. 

FREE car parking, FREE admission, Dog Friendly.

Inside you will be greeted by one of the friendliest Teams we have ever met.

How to get involved

Please ask Charles about how you can help.

We are always looking for Volunteers to join our daily teams.

Please telephone 023 92798751 / 07778026726

Help with your research & study

Visit our extensive library and research centre.