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Hands-on education centre for learning by discovery


SEARCH Hands-on centre is part of Gosport Discovery Centre, providing exciting encounters with real museum collections.

Kids in wartime hats


SEARCH is a flexible resource providing real and relevant learning for all age groups.

Young mother and child at mangle


Interactive workshops, open days and activities for all generations as part of the Discovery Centre's offer.

Older woman using washboard


Making more of memories for our older visitors in the museum or as outreach.

Lacemakers demonstrating

Community Groups

We can offer your group a special hands-on experience in our centre.



50 Clarence Road, Gosport
Hampshire PO12 1BU
tel 023 92501957


  • Public car parking near to the building including disabled spaces close to entrance
  • Accessible ground floor, separate level entrance, lift to first floor, accessible toilet, portable hearing loop
  • More accessibility and disability information