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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 24th JULY   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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Mother’s Day treats in Hampshire

February 20, 2020
PLEASE NOTE: Since creating this post there may have been changes to events and attraction openings due to the Coronavirus. Please check with... 

Spring on board Portsmouth’s Mary Rose!

February 19, 2020
Portsmouth’s Mary Rose is set to embark on an exciting season of events this spring. From Science Week in March to an audience with King... 

The Watercress Line announces 2020 events!

February 19, 2020
The Watercress Line has announced its 2020 events programme, featuring annual family favourites, behind the scenes tours and a jam-packed steam... 

Works in Silk by ribbon weaver Robert Ely at Whitchurch Silk Mill!

February 19, 2020
'Works in Silk’, an exhibition by silk ribbon weaver Robert Ely, will open at Whitchurch Silk Mill on the 28 March 2020. Weaving is on the... 

Kids’ favourite, Peppa Pig, is back!

February 19, 2020
Children who enjoy adventurous days out will love Peppa Pig’s Best Day Ever, which heads to Theatre Royal Winchester from Saturday 7 –... 

Watercress Line wows guests with world-famous Flying Scotsman!

February 18, 2020
The Watercress Line was buzzing with excitement and anticipation yesterday as guests awaited the arrival of the record-breaking Flying Scotsman... 

Discover spring excitement in Hampshire as we step into March

February 10, 2020
The first signs of spring are upon us and the days are starting to get noticeably longer. As we edge closer to March we can't help but feel we... 

Playful family fun for the Easter holidays at Beaulieu!

February 4, 2020
Get playful this Easter as Beaulieu throws open its doors to magical adventure play area Little Beaulieu and the start of new exhibition... 

Jane Austen’s House Announces Laura Wade and Samuel West as Ambassadors for 2020!

February 4, 2020
Jane Austen’s House in Chawton, Hampshire, is delighted to announce that Laura Wade, Olivier Award-winning playwright and screenwriter and... 

Sarah and Duck invite you to a very special birthday party at the Theatre Royal Winchester!

January 28, 2020
Photo Credit: Pamela Raith. Children will be excited to learn that two of their favourite TV characters will take to the stage when Sarah... 

Love is in the Hampshire air this Valentine’s Day

January 23, 2020
Love is in the Hampshire air this Valentine's Day with a variety of romantic activities that will have couples falling in love all over again.... 

There’s fun to be had in Hampshire this February!

January 23, 2020
There's plenty of fun to be had in Hampshire this February. With so much going on throughout the month, plus even more special events for the... 

Mayflower Theatre audiences raise over £20,000 for two great charities!

January 21, 2020
Throughout the run of Mayflower Theatre’s pantomime Peter Pan, bucket collections were held in aid of Saints Foundation and Great Ormond... 

BIFFA Award grant turns dream into a reality for Winchester Science Centre!

January 16, 2020
Winchester Science Centre and Planetarium, an independent educational charity on a mission to excite children in science, technology,... 

See through the needle’s eye at Whitchurch Silk Mill!

January 16, 2020
Come and take a look through the needle’s eye in the heart of quaint Hampshire town, Whitchurch. This January, Whitchurch Silk Mill... 

Marwell Zoo’s annual stock take … it’s the big animal count!

January 16, 2020
An endangered red panda and okapi calf are among the new residents at Marwell Zoo, in Hampshire, which is beginning the decade busily... 

Spotlight shines on Alresford as Jamie & Jimmy’s Friday Night Feast visits The Watercress Company and Watercress Line!

January 16, 2020
Hampshire’s market town of Alresford will be watched by millions on Friday 17 January as two of its thriving businesses appear on the popular... 

The search for Hampshire Heroes takes flight!

December 21, 2019
The festive spirit is in full flight at the Hawk Conservancy Trust with the award-winning visitor attraction launching an appeal for the public... 

Exciting things to come in Hampshire in 2020

December 19, 2019
Here at Hampshire's Top Attractions we are looking ahead to 2020 and can't wait for the year ahead! From new attraction features, exciting new... 

EMIRATES SPINNAKER TOWER CLOUDS CAFÉ WINS SILVER AT PRESTIGIOUS TOURISM AWARDS!

December 12, 2019
Emirates Spinnaker Tower’s Clouds Café has won Silver for Café and Tearoom of the year at the prestigious Beautiful South Awards. The... 

Gold win for Beaulieu Supercar Weekend!

December 12, 2019
Beaulieu Supercar Weekend has won gold in Tourism South East’s Beautiful South Awards as the high-octane event heads towards its tenth year... 

Marwell Wildlife wins gold and silver at tourism awards!

December 12, 2019
Marwell Wildlife, which own and operate Marwell Zoo in Hampshire has won two coveted tourism awards in this year’s Beautiful South... 

Kick start the new decade with these great January adventures!

December 12, 2019
It's full steam ahead to Christmas and it's nearly impossible to think of anything else! However, we want to avoid the Christmas comedown and... 

Harry Hampshire’s Day Out at Panto!

December 10, 2019
This week Harry Hampshire popped in to Theatre Royal Winchester for a special day out to see their traditional family pantomime, Dick...