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Find your favourite Easter Egg Hunt in Hampshire

March 3, 2016
Hampshire is offering families an ultimate Easter treat this holiday with lots of  egg-citing fun! From Easter egg hunts to tea parties,... 

Ideas for things to do in Portsmouth with the family – Part 2

March 2, 2016
Days Out and About In Portsmouth In part two of our guide to things to do in Portsmouth (take a look at Part 1 here) we investigate some of the... 

Ideas for things to do in Portsmouth with the family – Part 1

March 2, 2016
With so many things to discover and see, the vibrant waterfront city of Portsmouth is a superb destination for family fun. Here are our tips for... 

Family ideas for things to do this March!

February 22, 2016
Spring is in the air, daffodils are in bloom, and it's not just the animals coming out of hibernation! Spring welcomes back attractions that... 

NEW Dinosaur Theme Park World at Paultons Park

February 18, 2016
Welcome to the official Lost Kingdom Blog. In the coming months we will share with you all of the latest construction news and updates from the... 

The Story of the Hampshire Cottage Garden

February 11, 2016
Join Gilbert White & The Oates Collections for a weekend of garden treats, with our annual Snowdrop Weekend and an insightful talk on the... 

Fun for all the family this February

February 9, 2016
February half-term is getting closer and we are your guide with what to do kids, families or as couples! See below for some events taking... 

Things to do this February!

January 25, 2016
February sees the the first half term of 2016 so let's make it a fun one! Below is a list of some great events taking place this February in... 

Things to do in half term

January 21, 2016
Can you believe it's almost time for the next school holiday? It seems like only yesterday the kids were home needing entertaining over... 

Unique Valentines Day ideas

January 14, 2016
February 14th poses the question for couples - how shall we celebrate our love? Many book a romantic meal out, that usually equates to being... 

Top UK Attractions offer more in 2016!

January 7, 2016
Many of the top UK attractions are based right here in Hampshire and have even more to offer you in 2016! Exciting new developments, new rides,... 

Thelwell Ponies and Places

November 13, 2015
Mottisfont welcomes in the New Year with a major exhibition from the private family archives of one of Britain’s most popular cartoonists,... 

4 Things to do After Your Go Ape Adventure

September 20, 2015
If you’re planning a trip to Go Ape in Itchen Valley, make it a full day by choosing to do something after your Go Ape Adventure. With the... 

Harry Hampshire’s a Hit!

September 14, 2015
The start of 2015 saw the beginning of an exciting year for Hampshire’s Top Attractions as they launched the arrival of their new mascot... 

Getting Trains to Peppa Pig World

July 30, 2015
So you’ve decided to spend a day at Peppa Pig World at Paulton’s Park and we can hardly blame you. This is the place to go if you have a #1... 

Hamble Valley Festival of Food

July 20, 2015
On Saturday 5th September, Hamble will come alive in a celebration of Hampshire food producers and local produce. The event will include around... 

Dinosaurs invade Southampton’s SeaCity Museum

July 20, 2015
Dinosaurs may have taken over the world’s cinema screens this summer but they have also stomped into Southampton, with a brand new exhibition... 

Tips for summer holidays in Hampshire

July 9, 2015
Summer holidays are the best time of year for getting together and doing things as a family. You have an improved chance of good weather... 

Dad’s Day Out with Hampshire’s Top Attractions

June 16, 2015
If you haven't already planned a treat for Father's Day, then Hampshire is the place for Dad's to have fun. We've put together some suggestions... 

Pack a picnic during National Picnic Week with Hampshire’s Top Attractions

June 4, 2015
Picnicking is one of the UK’s most enjoyable summer traditions and Hampshire offers plenty of luscious green open spaces, which are great for... 

Special ‘appOINKment’ at Peppa Pig World for Mummy and Daddy Pig

May 1, 2015
Two exciting new arrivals are set to make their way to Peppa Pig World this May Bank Holiday (Saturday May 2 to Monday May 4). The UK’s... 

Wartime prisoner Freddie Wynniatt’s Azalea Bowl in flower for VE Day 70 celebrations

April 24, 2015
Exbury Gardens famed Azalea Bowl is beginning to flower, in time for upcoming VE day 70 celebrations. Its connection with VE day comes through... 

Africa comes to Andover with amazing new live display at Hawk Conservancy Trust

April 24, 2015
The much-anticipated ‘Wings of Africa’ display at Hampshire’s Hawk Conservancy Trust will be launched this Easter, starring new birds and,... 

Strong Voices Result in Stunning New Photographic Exhibition

February 4, 2015
A powerful new photographic exhibition showcasing the innovative and inspiring work of teenagers with autism is due to open at Royal Armouries... 

Exbury Nerines set to shine this autumn

September 23, 2014
Exbury’s unrivalled collection of sparkling Nerine sarniensis or ‘Jewel Lilies’ will be on public show at Exbury Gardens throughout... 

Hollycombe to stage Fairground and Organ Weekend as 100th anniversary of Big Wheel is celebrated

July 15, 2014
Hollycombe opens its doors this coming Saturday and Sunday (19 & 20 July) for two days of magical entertainment, with the staging of its... 

Quentin Blake & Friends come to Mottisfont in a new exhibition of original illustrations

July 9, 2014
One of the nation’s best-loved artists comes to Mottisfont this summer in a new exhibition of work by Quentin Blake and other leading... 

Hydrangeas set to put on stunning summer display at Exbury Gardens

July 4, 2014
Exbury Gardens may be well-known around the world for its spring displays of rhododendrons and azaleas, but there is another acidic-soil loving... 

19TH century Fort to ring to the sound of Victorian gun

June 11, 2014
Fort Nelson – one of the great Palmerston forts built to protect the city of Portsmouth – will ring to the sound of a mighty Victorian gun... 

Full bloom at Exbury as Gardens celebrate notable RHS wins

June 4, 2014
Exbury Gardens in the New Forest are in full bloom ready for the May Bank Holiday weekend, with displays of evergreen azaleas, rhododendrons,... 

The Burning of the Wickerman at Butser Ancient Farm

June 4, 2014
THE drumming stars of the 2012 Olympic opening ceremony are among the major attractions at Butser Ancient Farm’s popular Beltain Festival on... 

Bluebells in flower for Easter as Exbury celebrates RHS wins.

April 28, 2014
The mild winter has brought forward one of the south’s most spectacular sites as thousands of bluebells are bursting into flower along the... 

Easter holiday fun as Rope course ‘Sky Tykes’ opens at Action Stations.

April 28, 2014
Calling all wannabe spider boys and girls! Action Stations at Portsmouth Historic Dockyard is pleased to announce a brand new activity area,... 

Fit for an Emperor – Antarctic artwork on display throughout the Easter holidays

April 28, 2014
Participating in the celebrations marking the arrival of an Emperor penguin and chick at Gilbert White’s House in Selborne, pupils from Alton...