A Victorian Festival of Christmas - Portsmouth

Market Information

Portsmouth Christmas Market at Portsmouth Dockyard. Image kindly provided by Portsmouth Historic Dockyard and Phil George.

Portsmouth Christmas Market is set in the Historic Dockyard and also offers a beautiful snow street scene. The market has a Dickensian Christmas atmosphere with festive carols, fairground, a nativity farm and Music Hall entertainment.
The culinary fayre is also traditional Victorian, with roasted chestnuts and mulled wine all to the backdrop the of illuminated ships.
A traditional Father Christmas, dressed in green has a grotto set onboard the 1860 HMS Warrior. And the grand buildings in the dockyard offer food, drink, crafts and arts.

Official Website


Market Dates

29 November - 1 December 2013

Market Theme


Market Location

Historic Dockyard

Video of Portsmouth Christmas Market

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Where To Book A Market Break

DFDS Seaways - Ferry Operator
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