Discover Portsmouth’s famous figures by bike

Portsmouth, Hampshire

The Famous Figures cycle ride takes you on a tour to uncover some of Portsmouth’s most well-known inhabitants of past and present.

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From historical greats such as Nelson and Henry VIII to some literary giants, famous engineers and architects – not to mention a 20th century comedian and actor, this ride will open your eyes to some of the preeminent individuals with Portsmouth connections.

You'll pass by many important sites of interest linked with these famous figures, and many of these attractions are free so make sure you don't miss out on getting up close and personal with history itself.

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