Portsmouth City Museum is in an impressive late-nineteenth-century former barracks building set in a garden. It houses galleries devoted to pictures, fine and decorative art, local history including period room settings and Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. Temporary exhibitions are staged on a variety of subjects.
Portsmouth City Museum
Museum Road, Portsmouth, Hampshire PO1 2LJ England
023 9282 7261http://www.portsmouthmuseums.co.uk/
Please remember to double-check the opening hours with the venue concerned before making a special visit