See the latest events in Hampshire


Jane Austen – 200th Anniversary

01/01/2017 - 31/12/2017

Winchester Cathedral

Jane Austen, who died in Winchester on 18 July 1817, is buried in the Cathedral's north nave aisle. 2017 marks the 200th anniversary of her... 


Children’s Tudor animal trail

03/04/2017 - 30/11/2017

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... 


Jane Austen and the Regimentals

26/06/2017 - 10/09/2017

Winchester’s Military Museums

Temporary Exhibition 26th June - 10th September 2017 Winchester's Military Museums present Jane Austen and the Regimentals, a... 


Wildlife Photographer of the Year

30/06/2017 - 24/09/2017

SeaCity Museum

Wildlife Photographer of the Year features the winning images from the world’s most prestigious wildlife photography competition, organised... 


Moors Valley Battles

01/07/2017 - 01/09/2017

New Forest Activities

Battlefield LIVE is a digital combat game experience, utilising outdoor environments and the latest in infra-red gaming gun technologies. ... 


Evening Paddle To The Pub

01/07/2017 - 01/09/2017

New Forest Activities

Enjoy a relaxing evening paddle to the pub on the fabulous Beaulieu River. You’ll start at our canoe site at Baileys Hard, spend 90 minutes... 


The Gruffalo and Friends exhibition

15/07/2017 - 03/09/2017


Axel Scheffler has been creating imaginative illustrations for more than 30 years, and is perhaps best-known for his collaborations with Julia... 


Summertime Family Fun

19/07/2017 - 03/09/2017

Exbury Gardens

Come down to Exbury Gardens over the summer and discover a whole heap of FREE fun activities that we've organised for you and your family!... 


Summer Holiday Activities: Magnificent Minibeasts!

21/07/2017 - 04/09/2017

Winchester Science Centre

Soak up a summer of nature-based activities throughout the Centre and surrounding outdoor spaces. Meet magnificent minibeasts from around the... 


Living History – Summer Holiday Activities

22/07/2017 - 01/09/2017


Join us for a fun-filled family day out this summer, as a fascinating programme of living history brings Beaulieu to life with the sights and... 


Wacky Record Breakers

23/07/2017 - 31/08/2017


TV presenter and inventor Edd China will drive two of his craziest creations around Beaulieu on Sunday 23 July to launch our special summer... 


Birdworld Summer of Fun

24/07/2017 - 01/09/2017


Summer Activities every weekday throughout the summer holidays! Each weekday Birdworld will be hosting either fascinating Animal Extra Talks... 


Junior Assault Course

24/07/2017 - 03/09/2017

Royal Armouries Fort Nelson

The Royal Armouries will present lots of activities to keep the family entertained at Fort Nelson over the summer holidays. Visitors will have... 


Blackgang Chine – Magical Monday Nights

24/07/2017 - 28/08/2017

Blackgang Chine

Every Monday, join all your favourite characters and enjoy an enchanting evening of entertainment, including making magical crowns and wands... 


Summer activities in Beaulieu

24/07/2017 - 03/09/2017

New Forest Activities

Kick of your child summer by choosing a fantastic activity in the heart of The New Forest. *** VARIOUS DATES throughout August*** Choose... 


Summer Holiday

26/07/2017 - 31/08/2017

Marwell Zoo

Spend time with Marwell Zoo's playful primates in the Lemur Walkthrough, new for summer 2017! Explore the environment of these engaging... 


Fairies and Pirates at the Farm

26/07/2017 - 03/09/2017

Manor Farm

Join us at the farm this summer for a host of fairy and pirate activities. Join us for a host of fairy and pirate activities this summer. ... 


Staunton Country Park: Spectacular Summer

26/07/2017 - 03/09/2017

Staunton Country Park

Visit the park this summer. Get creative with our seasonal crafts, follow our summer trail and meet our friendly animals at an animal encounter... 


Jurassic Shark

26/07/2017 - 03/09/2017

Blue Reef Aquarium

Join us for a summer of shark fun! The entire summer is going to be dedicated to these amazing animals, some of which we can see in our very... 


Summer Explorer Trails

26/07/2017 - 03/09/2017

Gilbert White & The Oates Collections

Running throughout the Summer holidays- Free with Admission Explorer Backpacks Borrow one of the museums Family Explorer Backpacks from... 


Summer Holiday Club

28/07/2017 - 01/09/2017

Winchester Science Centre

A brand new science-themed summer holiday club for children age 5 - 12 years old based at Winchester Science Centre and Planetarium. Up to 20... 


Summer Activities

29/07/2017 - 03/09/2017

Portsmouth Historic Dockyard

Ever wondered what medicines the ill sailors would have been given or what weapons the men would have used in battle? Come and listen to a Sick... 


Summer Superheroes Trail

29/07/2017 - 03/09/2017

Explosion Museum of Naval Firepower

Enjoy the best superhero action at the Explosion Museum! Your little ones will love our superhero themed self-guided tour as you take them on... 


Blackgang Chine – Swashbuckling Sundays

30/07/2017 - 27/08/2017

Blackgang Chine

Every Sunday during the school holidays Blackgang Chine will be hijacked by Pirates! Become a Blackgang Buccaneer or join our team of... 


Who do you think we are?

31/07/2017 - 03/09/2017

Royal Armouries Fort Nelson

The Royal Armouries will present lots of activities to keep the family entertained at Fort Nelson over the summer holidays. Visitors will have... 


The Roman Summer

01/08/2017 - 28/08/2017

Butser Ancient Farm

Join us this summer to celebrate all things Roman! All money raised will go towards our Roman Villa Renovation Project , which started in... 


Artillery in Action

01/08/2017 - 31/08/2017

Royal Armouries Fort Nelson

The Royal Armouries will present lots of activities to keep the family entertained at Fort Nelson over the summer holidays. Visitors will have... 


Animal Antics

14/08/2017 - 01/09/2017

Museum of Army Flying

Drop into the Education Room (Monday – Friday (11.00-14.00) and try your hand at some animal based craft activities linked to our Animals...