Events

The D-Day Story plays host to a number of events which provide opportunities for visitors, veterans and families to enjoy a memorable day out.

You’ll soon be able to book events online, but for now please email theddaystory@portsmouthcc.gov.uk if you’d like to book or to find out more.

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Forthcoming events:

Identify your Second World War treasures

Identify your Second World War treasures

Friday 14 June 2019

10:00 to 16:00

Bring your mystery D-Day and WW2 objects to the museum for identification by an expert panel of museum Curators. Throughout the day there will be talks by Curators from The D-Day Story and other museums, including The Keep Military Museum and The Museum of Army Chaplaincy.

More information on the timetable for the day coming soon.

Key information

For safety reasons we will not allow firearms, bladed weapons, live ordnance or ammunition into The D-Day Story. This is not a complete list and we reserve the right to refuse admission. Bags may be subject to search on the day.

We are not able to value your items. A specialist auction house or dealer can provide a valuation for you.

2019: D-Day 75
6th June 2019 will be the 75th anniversary of the D-Day landings, an event that changed the course of the war and of human history. The D-Day Story will be commemorating this momentous occasion with a series of special events. Check back with us for more information as we get closer to the date.