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Tag a Tile at The Vyne

13/03/2017 - 31/01/2018

The Vyne

Be part of history by personalising a tile with a message or drawing to go on The Vyne's new roof. The National Trust is rescuing this former... 


Children’s Tudor animal trail

03/04/2017 - 31/01/2018

The Vyne

Deer, horses and falcons are just some of the creatures you may have seen at The Vyne in 1535. See if you can spot the animals that played an... 


Winter Paddling

01/11/2017 - 31/03/2018

New Forest Activities

Available from November 2017 - March 2018. As the weather gets chillier, wrap up warm and take to the water on one of our Winter Paddles! ... 


Last chance to see the rooftop walkway at The Vyne

17/11/2017 - 31/01/2018

The Vyne

As this former Tudor palace comes to the end of a £5.4m roof project, seize the last opportunity to explore the rooftop walkway open 11am-3pm... 


Winter I Spy – family trail at the Winter Gardens

04/01/2018 - 09/02/2019

Sir Harold Hillier Gardens

Spot the signs of winter in the Gardens, look out for the colourful berries and smell the scented flowers. Notice changes in the weather and... 


Heath Robinson: Dreams and Machines exhibition

20/01/2018 - 15/04/2018


Discover the quirky machinery and exquisite paintings of William Heath Robinson in Mottisfont's latest exhibition. In the 1930s, Heath Robinson... 


Dinosaur Weekend – SOLD OUT!

20/01/2018 - 21/01/2018

Winchester Science Centre

WOW! This weekend is super popular and we are excited to see so many people coming to learn more about dinosaurs. The weekend is now SOLD... 


Movies in the Planetarium: The Good Dinosaur (PG)

21/01/2018 - 21/01/2018

Winchester Science Centre

Start your action-packed day with the little ones with an early morning film screening in the planetarium, before entering the exhibition for... 


Korea, Sea Furies and MiGs

25/01/2018 - 25/01/2018

Museum of Army Flying

A Korean War veteran and former Hawker Sea Fury pilot will be the special guest at the Museum of Army Flying’s latest talk next Thursday... 


RSPB: Big Garden Birdwatch

27/01/2018 - 28/01/2018

Sir Harold Hillier Gardens

Saturday 27 January to Sunday 28 January Bring your binoculars to try and spot the many different wild birds we have visiting the Gardens. ... 


DIY Live Science Shows with Jon Chase

27/01/2018 - 28/01/2018

Winchester Science Centre

Making use of store cupboard ingredients and households items, award-winning BBC science communicator Jon Chase proves  science isn't... 


Movies in the Planetarium: Beauty and the Beast (PG)

28/01/2018 - 28/01/2018

Winchester Science Centre

Start your action-packed day with the little ones with an early morning film screening in the planetarium, before entering the exhibition for... 


Chilly Hilly

28/01/2018 - 28/01/2018

Queen Elizabeth Country Park

The Chilly Hilly returns for its 3rd outing! This 10km run is set in the beautiful hills of Queen Elizabeth Country Park. It is a challenging... 


1878: The War that Never Was

02/02/2018 - 03/02/2018

Royal Armouries Fort Nelson

Friday 2 & Saturday 3 February A time-travelling promenade performance through our atmospheric Victorian fortress. The story so... 


Live Science Show: SPACE with Jon Chase!

03/02/2018 - 04/02/2018

Winchester Science Centre

Jon Chase, an award-winning science communicator with a passion for aerospace engineering, presents and 'out-of-this-world' family show... 


The Shadow Factory

07/02/2018 - 03/03/2018

NST – Nuffield Southampton Theatres

At Nuffield Southampton Theatres City Autumn 1940. The Battle of Britain rages.   Southampton is home to our only hope of victory: the... 


Pre-Spring Steam Gala

09/02/2018 - 11/02/2018

Mid Hants Railway ‘Watercress Line’

Spring Steam Gala - The Spring Steam Gala opens our 2018 season! Join us for a n ostalgic event  commemorating 50 years since the... 


Feathered Friends Trail

10/02/2018 - 18/02/2018

Royal Victoria Country Park

Follow this self-guided trail around the Park.  Find the clues and collect your prize from the shop.  £2/trail.  Available from the... 


Penguin Half Term!

10/02/2018 - 18/02/2018

Gilbert White & The Oates Collections

Penguin Trail  Sun 10th-Sun 18th Can you find the six species of Antarctic Penguin hiding in our gardens? Learn some interesting... 


electric woods presents… Spirit of the Orient

10/02/2018 - 25/02/2018

Robin Hill Adventure Park

Step into a fusion of sound, vibrant colours, illuminations, artist sculptures, flavours and party vibes at electric woods, Spirit of the... 


Stories from the City

10/02/2018 - 18/02/2018

Emirates Spinnaker Tower

Learn about the remarkable stories from some of the fascinating places you can see from Spinnaker Tower's view, 100 metres above the ground and... 


The Lost Tapestries trail at The Vyne

10/02/2018 - 03/06/2018

The Vyne

Young explorers will love this quest through ancient grounds in search of little boxes containing jigsaw pieces. Find all the boxes, retrieve... 


Hands on Half Term

10/02/2018 - 18/02/2018


Inspired by the National Motor Museum's dazzling new display, The Luxury of Motoring, we're inviting all our visitors to enjoy a taste of the... 


Wellies and Worms at Manor Farm

10/02/2018 - 18/02/2018

Manor Farm

Put on your wellies and splash down to Manor Farm! With wellie and bug themed activities we won’t let the winter weather spoil our fun. ... 


Family Stone Age Archaeology

12/02/2018 - 12/02/2018

Sir Harold Hillier Gardens

Monday 12 February, 10am to 12.30pm or 1.30pm to 4pm Join us at our purpose built trench in the woods to get muddy and find hidden treasures... 


Valentines High Tea

12/02/2018 - 18/02/2018

Emirates Spinnaker Tower

Valentines High Tea 12-18 February, Available at set times between 12 and 4pm £55 for 2 people A traditional afternoon tea with a... 


Penguin Activity Week at Birdworld

12/02/2018 - 16/02/2018


Join the festivities at Birdworld  this February Half Term with a celebration of all things penguin. Running daily from Monday 12th –... 


Iceberg Adventures Animation

12/02/2018 - 22/02/2018

Gilbert White & The Oates Collections

Following the success of our animation session creating a short ‘Dear Gilbert’ film of letters from local animals to Gilbert White, We have...