Southsea

The strip of land to the south of Portsea island was rough marshland until the 19C when an elegant suburb of Portsmouth and a coastal resort began to grow and the Common became an amusement area.

Useful information

Address : 

Clarence Parade

Nearby tourist attractions

D-Day Museum
D-Day Museum
The D-Day Museum near the castle
1:00
Southsea Castle
Southsea Castle
At the southernmost tip of the island
1:00
City Museum
City Museum
The displays are devoted to local
1:00
Royal Garrison Church
Royal Garrison Church
The Royal Garrison Church was the chapel
0:15
St Thomas' Cathedral
St Thomas' Cathedral
Originally built as a chapel dedicated
0:30
Harbour Ramparts
Harbour Ramparts
The original town, which grew up around
0:30
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Southsea Castle
Southsea Castle
At the southernmost tip of the island
1:00
Royal Garrison Church
Royal Garrison Church
The Royal Garrison Church was the chapel
0:15
St Thomas' Cathedral
St Thomas' Cathedral
Originally built as a chapel dedicated
0:30
See all