Our 10th Birthday

    It’s our 10th birthday this year and we are celebrating throughout 2017! Come and join in on the action - with fun events and things to do in Hampshire - there's so much to get excited about!

    Colouring Sheet

    Download our fun birthday inspired colouring sheet and join Harry Hampshire in celebrating!

    10 years of Hampshire’s Top Attractions!

    Visitor attractions in Hampshire have celebrated 10 years of successful marketing collaboration known as Hampshire Top Attractions, along with their mascot Harry Hampshire. Hampshire’s Top Attractions (HTA) was established as a proactive marketing consortium composed of the county’s leading visitor attractions that work together to raise the profile of Hampshire and the Isle of Wight

    Top 10 places to meet Father Christmas in Hampshire this festive season!

    That magical experience of meeting Father Christmas is one loved by both the children and their parents. The beauty of a winter wonderland, the excitement from seeing the busy elves at work, and of course the main event of meeting Santa himself! Luckily there are several places jolly old Saint Nicolas visits during the lead

    10 attractions to visit with your Grandparents

    Grandparents’ Day is annually celebrated on the first Sunday in October (1st October 2017) and is a perfect day for all grandmothers and grandfathers to spend a day with their grandchildren. Grandparents’ Day is the perfect opportunity to reflect on the many ways our grandparents enrich our lives but also to show our appreciation for their words of wisdom

    Top 10 things to do this October Half-Term

    Just as soon as we say goodbye to the Summer Holidays, we are welcoming in another! October half-term is the next upcoming holiday and it is sure a guaranteed spook-filled one! To help with deciding on what to get up to with your family, we have put together a top 10 frightful list of things to

    Top 10 attractions to visit during Heritage Open Day

    Every September Englands favourite Heritage festival enjoys 40,000 volunteers across England organising 5,000 events to celebrate our fantastic history and culture. It’s your chance to see hidden places and try out new experiences in some of Englands most loved heritage sites. What’s more you’ll often find in celebration of the Heritage Open Days you can

    Top 10 attractions to keep their minds active this Summer

    The summer holidays are now upon us, but are you struggling to come up with ideas on how to entertain the kids for six whole weeks? There are plenty of great activities in Hampshire and on the Isle of Wight, and what’s better, many of them are educational and inspirational – from marvellous museums to glorious gardens. Discover 10, adventurous

    Top 10 places to picnic in Hampshire & The Isle of Wight

    In need of your next picnic spot when in Hampshire or The Isle of Wight? To help you make the most of those long, lazy summer days we’ve put together a top 10 round-up of some of our favourite places for a family picnic or a romantic al fresco meal. Exploring Marwell Zoo is certain

    Top 10 attractions to see animals

    Being able to get up close and personal with animals in their natural habitats is easier than ever when in Hampshire. With some of the best viewing spots – a close encounter with wildlife is almost guaranteed when visiting one of the below 10 attractions. Marwell Zoo – here you can get closer to the natural

    10 attractions you can visit as a family for under £25

    Are you looking for inspiration on where to take your family for their next day out? But struggling to find somewhere that does not break the bank? There are so many family days out in Hampshire and The Isle of Wight waiting just for you and to help with saving some pennies, we have put together

    Top 10 events to not miss this Summer!

    If you are looking for lots of family fun this Summer, then you’ve come to the right place! Hampshire and The Isle of Wight is home to great events this Summer, allowing you to create those memorable #HantsDaysOut. The hardest part can be choosing what to do! We’ve put together a top 10 list for

    10 things to do this Father’s Day

    Plan a day out to remember this Father’s Day. From driving a supercar at Thruxton, driving a 350hp diesel locomotive at The Watercress Line to free entry at Longdown Activity Farm. There are so many ways to treat your dad in Hampshire & The Isle of Wight this Father’s Day with the right activity to suit

    Top 10 attractions for the under 10s!

    There are plenty of great days out in Hampshire for children of all ages, but especially for those that are under 10! It can be hard work choosing your days out so we have put together a top 10 list just for you to help you on your adventures around Hampshire and The Isle of

    Top 10 things to do this May half-term!

    Easter may only just be coming to an end for some but don’t be too disheartened – the next holiday is only just around the corner! As much as this is exciting, you might be panicking as to coming up with even more ideas on where to take the family… but do not worry, we

    10 experiences you do not want to miss!

    Hampshire and the Isle of Wight have plenty to offer anyone who visits and the experiences on offer to you and your family are ones you do not want to miss! So add the below experiences to your bucket list throughout 2017… Travel in style to the beautiful Isle of Wight with Hovertravel. Experience the

    Top 10 things to do this Easter

    When Easter is on the horizon, you know that Spring has most definitely arrived. With daffodils in bloom and new borns arriving – it can be arguably the best season of the them all. There are some great events taking place this Easter – the hardest part can be choosing what to do! To help

    Top 10 things to do for the under 5s

    There are some great things to do for the under 5s across Hampshire and The Isle of Wight, but the hardest part can be choosing from all that is on offer! To help you decide, we have put together a top 10 list of what you and your family can get up to. With 180

    10 reasons to spring into action this March!

    It’s time to shake off those winter blues, come out of hibernation and spring into action! A new season is starting and we cannot wait! With the start of spring and Mother’s Day on the 26th, March is the perfect time to start enjoying family days out right here on your doorstep and below are the

    Top 10 hints to drop your family this Mother’s Day

    As a Mum we know you work so hard all year round to ensure your family has everything they need; fresh clean clothes, healthy packed lunches, dinner on the table, and a tidy home to return to. And all that is just the tip of the iceberg! On the 26th March it’s Mother’s Day, this is

    10 things to do this February Half-Term

    There are some great events taking place throughout February half-term across Hampshire and The Isle Of Wight and what makes them extra special is that they are taking place throughout our 10th birthday year! See below a round up of the top 10 things to do this half-term… Longdown Activity Farm will open for their new season

    10 reasons to visit Hampshire’s Top Attractions in 2017

    There are so many great reasons to visit Hampshire and the Isle of Wight’s Top Attractions at any time, but 2017 is extra special as it’s our 10th birthday! To celebrate we’ve put together 10 fantastic reasons to visit Hampshire and the Isle of Wight’s Top Attractions throughout 2017… The Vyne have a new layout in The