The museum has a range of exhibits which cover:

  • The earliest divers
  • Early helmet diving
  • Recreational diving
  • Commercial diving
  • Royal Navy diving
  • Russian divers
  • Diving re-breathers
  • Underwater cameras
  • Gosport origins and records

Museum Plan

Floor plan


There is something for all, both divers and non-divers as well as activities for children including discovery quizzes.

Exhibits include amongst many others equipment used by James Bond, modern and historical recreational diving equipment, deep saturation diving equipment and a comprehensive collection of Royal Navy equipment.

How many diving depth records were achieved in Gosport, to what depth and using what systems? To find out detail of these and the other exhibits you will need to visit the museum.

Please view videos showing the arrival of new outside exhibits: