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Bringing Learning to Life - Schools, Groups, Families & the Local Community

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

SEARCH is a flexible resource providing real and relevant learning for all age groups. It is a unique venue full of artefacts and specimens where you can become a scientist, an archaeologist, a geologist, a museum curator, or a history detective.

SEARCH has well equipped science spaces with high-tech equipment and historic room sets with quality collections.

SEARCH offers expert-led workshops. We welcome school groups, other organized groups, and families. We are actively seeking funding to provide exciting opportunities for different audiences



  • 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