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NEW EXHIBITION READY FOR THE REOPENING OF BEAULIEU

July 2, 2020
Visitors will be able to relive the joy and excitement of their favourite childhood toy cars when this fun-filled family exhibition opens in... 

Marwell Zoo welcomes new SUPERSIZED! arrivals ahead of reopening

July 2, 2020
A fearsome new collection of animals have arrived in Hampshire as a world exclusive exhibition comes to Marwell Zoo. The Hampshire zoo has... 

As doors begin to open check out what’s on this July!

June 26, 2020
[caption id="attachment_20758" align="alignright" width="500"] Visit Isle of Wight - Appley in Ryde[/caption] July feels a little like we are... 

Marwell Zoo announces its reopening date..!

June 23, 2020
  Marwell Zoo will reopen its gates on Monday 29 June with a host of new safety measures in place to protect its guests, staff and... 

Chawton House to re-open its Gardens from July 4!

June 22, 2020
Re-opening plans include timed ticket entry for the Gardens, a takeaway service from the Old Kitchen Tearoom, two new parkland trails, and the... 

Marwell Zoo prepares to reopen safely.

June 10, 2020
Marwell Zoo has outlined its plans to welcome visitors back safely as zoos are finally able to reopen. The decision to relax restrictions on... 

Chawton House are offering a special ‘afternoon tea in a box’ for collection or local delivery this Father’s Day, Sunday 21 June.

June 8, 2020
Chawton House are offering a special ‘afternoon tea in a box’ for collection or local delivery this Father’s Day, Sunday 21... 

Whitchurch Silk Mill wins £1,000 Movement for Good award!

June 8, 2020
Whitchurch Silk Mill has won a £1,000 Movement for Good award thanks to nominations from the public. The Mill is one of 500 winners in... 

Invitation to join the conversation around the future of arts in Winchester!

June 4, 2020
Play to the Crowd, the arts and education charity behind Theatre Royal Winchester, Hat Fair and Playmakers, is calling on the Winchester... 

Zookeepers at Marwell take on trending TikTok dance challenge to raise vital funds for animals!

June 4, 2020
Zookeepers at Marwell Zoo in Hampshire are keeping morale high despite the coronavirus shutdown by taking on a global... 

Beaulieu ready to welcome visitors to its grounds and gardens!

June 3, 2020
From Saturday 6th June, the doors to the Beaulieu visitor attraction will be reopened and visitors will be invited to explore the grounds and... 

Sir Harold Hillier Gardens reopens for its members!

June 2, 2020
Members of Sir Harold Hillier Gardens in Romsey will be welcome to return from Monday 8 June 2020 as part of a phased re-opening. Leader of... 

Theatre Royal Winchester’s Cafe Bar nominated for national award!

June 2, 2020
Play to the Crowd, the arts and education charity that runs Theatre Royal Winchester, is delighted to announce that their redeveloped Cafe Bar... 

Make this Father’s Day special inside and out!

May 29, 2020
[caption id="attachment_20399" align="aligncenter" width="1024"] Hawk Conservancy Trust Experiences[/caption] This Father's Day may take a bit... 

Getting the flags out: 200-acre Exbury Gardens to reopen to the public on Saturday

May 28, 2020
Iconic New Forest woodland garden to reopen with special measures in place to keep visitors safe Revamped Iris Garden putting on a show plus... 

Gilbert White & The Oates Collections rescued thanks to National Lottery Heritage Fund.

May 28, 2020
Gilbert White & The Oates Collections have been successful in being awarded £47,500 from National Lottery Heritage Fund to support thanks... 

Cemetery tree destroyed by vandals will help feed zoo animals

May 27, 2020
Zoo animals will benefit unexpectedly from an act of vandalism after a mature tree illegally felled at a cemetery has been donated for food... 

Chawton House Virtual Garden Festival

May 27, 2020
Chawton House Virtual Garden Festival: celebrating gardens of all shapes and sizes with 2 days of talks, Q&As, interviews and readings...... 

Chawton House launches an ambitious online programme during the Covid Crisis

May 11, 2020
Chawton House Lockdown Literary Festival: celebrating women’s writing with 3 days of talks, Q&As, interviews and readings... all online,... 

Terror Island bags international industry award!

May 7, 2020
During this difficult time, the team behind the Isle of Wight’s newest scare event received some incredibly positive news yesterday (Tuesday,... 

Several ways you can support your favourite attractions!

April 30, 2020
[caption id="attachment_20292" align="aligncenter" width="1057"] Otter at the New Forest Wildlife Park[/caption] The tourism industry has been... 

Jane Austen’s House announces new director!

April 21, 2020
Jane Austen’s House in Chawton, Hampshire is delighted to announce the appointment of Lizzie Dunford as its new director. Starting her new... 

Marwell Zoo: Eggcellent news as threatened Humboldt penguins hatch!

April 16, 2020
Marwell Zoo is celebrating the arrival of two Humboldt penguin chicks which hatched over the Easter weekend. The tiny youngsters –threatened... 

Knitted King Alf Project in Winchester!

April 16, 2020
The Winchester based arts and education charity, Play to the Crowd, are looking for knitters, and those who crochet, during this time of social... 

Isle of Wight scare event scoops double award nominations!

April 2, 2020
Terror Island, the Isle of Wight’s newest scare event held at Blackgang Chine for the first-time last October, has scooped nominations for... 

Coronavirus shutdown: Marwell Zoo’s animals need your help…

March 31, 2020
Hampshire conservation charity Marwell Wildlife has launched a fundraising campaign to help cover animal costs during the... 

Learn something new with Hampshire’s Top Attractions

March 23, 2020
We bet at a challenging time like this you've not considered that Hampshire attractions could offer just what you need! Not just fun for... 

Covid-19 update on attractions in Hampshire

March 13, 2020
LAST UPDATED 30th JUNE   During the current concerns over the Coronavirus (COVID-19) we want to keep you as up to date as possible about... 

There’s no fooling you this April in Hampshire!

March 11, 2020
PLEASE NOTE: Since creating this post there may have been changes to events and attraction openings due to the Coronavirus. Please check with... 

Circus extravaganza comes to Southampton!

March 11, 2020
West End hit Cirque Berserk! Comes to NST Campus this 24 to 29 March, direct from its smash hit London run.  Combining contemporary circus... 

Counting down the days to the opening of Little Beaulieu!

March 11, 2020
Beaulieu is counting down the days to the launch of exciting new adventure play area Little Beaulieu which will open to visitors from March... 

A sneak peek at Marwell Zoo’s brand new SUPERSIZED! brick creatures coming soon!

March 4, 2020
Marwell Zoo staff got a sneak peek at some of the SUPERSIZED! creatures making their way to the wildlife park this Easter. Staff came face to... 

Mayflower Theatre named 74th in list of Sunday Times 100 Best Not-For-Profit Organisations to work for!

March 2, 2020
Southampton’s Mayflower Theatre have been named as 74th best company to work for in this year’s Sunday Times list of the 100 best... 

Watercress Line welcomes Thomas the Tank Engine this Easter for its 75th anniversary!

February 28, 2020
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