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The Mary Rose as she was in her old home, where she was sprayed with water to prevent her timbers from drying out. In May she was re-located to a purpose built museum in Portsmouth Historic Dockyard.
The new £27m museum housing the Mary Rose in Hampshire has welcomed its 250,000th visitor just 18 weeks after opening.
The centre, which brought the hull of the Tudor warship together with thousands of its artefacts for the first time, opened on 31st May 2013.