Summer holidays in Hampshire

 
Wartime in the Dorm Hinton Ampner Alresford
29-Jun-13 to 29-Aug-14
disabled access

In 1939 Hinton Ampner became the war time home for Portsmouth High School for girls. 75 years on they want to tell their story. The basements were used as the girls' air raid...

See full listing
Sarson Falconer Displays Hawk Conservancy Trust Andover
23-Jul-13 to 31-Aug-14

Taking place during the 2pm Valley of the Eagles demonstration, the Sarson Falconer is a re-enactment of medieval village life. Visitors who wish to take part will, with guidanc...

See full listing
Live Science Shows Winchester Science Centre and Planetarium Winchester
18-May-14 to 24-Aug-14
disabled access

Live Science Shows, demonstrations and activities take place within the main exhibition area seven days a week, last around 20 minutes and are suitable for all ages. Shows and...

See full listing
Rise of the Dinosaurs Marwell Zoo Winchester
23-May-14 to 2-Sep-14

Rise of the Dinosaurs is the latest world-class event from Marwell Wildlife. This summer dinosaurs will inhabit this quiet, leafy corner of Colden Common, transforming it into a...

See full listing
Live Science Shows Winchester Science Centre and Planetarium Winchester
25-May-14 to 1-Sep-14
disabled access

Live Science Shows, demonstrations and activities take place within the main exhibition area seven days a week, last around 20 minutes and are suitable for all ages. Shows and...

See full listing
Teddy Bear's Safari Eastleigh Museum Eastleigh
24-Jun-14 to 1-Apr-16

Under 5 s, their parents/carers AND their teddy bears can come in to the Lego Lost World Zoo exhibition and go on a special safari trail. A story and a simple make and take contri...

See full listing
Quentin Blake and Friends come to Mottisfont Mottisfont Romsey
19-Jul-14 to 14-Sep-14

One of the nation's best-loved children's artists comes to Mottisfont this summer in a new exhibition by Quentin Blake and other leading contemporary children's illustrators,...

See full listing
Summer Activity Trail Aldershot Military Museum Aldershot
22-Jul-14 to 22-Jul-16
disabled access

Pick up a trail leaflet during your visit. Available all summer. The story of Aldershot Military Town and the civil towns of Aldershot, Farnborough and Cove. Housed in the...

See full listing
Craft Activities at Staunton Country Park Havant
24-Jul-14 to 2-Sep-14

◾Visit the Park and celebrate the summer with crafts, trails and animal encounters. All children must be supervised by an adult. ◾Cost: Small charge for crafts and activities.

See full listing
Terrific Thursdays Bursledon Brickworks Museum Locks Heath
24-Jul-14 to 28-Aug-14
disabled access

Lots of activities for children of all ages at the Brickworks this summer holidays. Why not come along and join us. Interesting museum with activities for children of all ages....

See full listing
Summer Activity Trail @ Curtis Museum Alton
24-Jul-14 to 2-Sep-14

Pick up a trail leaflet during your visit. Available all summer. One of the finest local history collections in Hampshire, exploring 100 million years of history Displays includ...

See full listing
Family Trail @ Andover Museum Andover Museum Andover
24-Jul-14 to 2-Sep-14

Pick up a trail leaflet during your visit, available all summer. There are plenty of things for families to do as you visit the museum and special exhibitions gallery. During...

See full listing
Summer Fun at Beaulieu Beaulieu National Motor Museum Brockenhurst
24-Jul-14 to 2-Sep-14

Over 800 years of history will come to life at Beaulieu this summer with our living history programme. Meet fascinating characters from the past as you explore the grounds. Watc...

See full listing
Terrific Thursday and Smashing Sundays Bursledon Brickworks Industrial Museum Locks Heath
30-Jul-14 to 30-Jul-16
disabled access

The brickworks puts on lots of children's activities in the holidays. Why not come along and join us?

See full listing
Hollycombe Working Steam Museum Liphook
30-Jul-14 to 25-Aug-14
disabled access

Open Wednesday - Sunday, closed Mon, Tues except Bank Holidays from 30th July - 25th August. Then open Sundays and BH until 12th October. Home to the largest traditional fairgrou...

See full listing
Miller's Ark summer farm Open Days Manor Farm, Hook Basingstoke
3-Aug-14 to 25-Aug-14

Miller's Ark Farm Open Days - a unique hands on experience. August Open Days Sunday 3rd August Monday 4th August Wednesday 13th August Thursday 14th August Saturday 16th August ...

See full listing
A Soldier's Journey Milestones Museum of Living History Basingstoke
5-Aug-14 to 11-Jan-15
disabled access

◾Soldier's Journey from home to war A family experience in the streets of Milestones Hampshire's Living History Museum Join Tom and Emily's journey through the war year's as...

See full listing
Summer Creative Workshops Beaulieu National Motor Museum Brockenhurst
5-Aug-14 to 28-Aug-14

Visiting families can join in our drop-in creative activities, inspired by the museum's First World War commemorative project, Caravans and Charabancs - Leisure Motoring after the...

See full listing
Farmer 4 a Day Miller's Ark Animals, Hook Basingstoke
12-Aug-14 to 22-Aug-14
disabled access

Does your child enjoy the outdoor life? Then let them be a "Farmer 4 a Day" at Miller's Ark. Tuesday 12th August. Friday 22nd August. It is aimed at all children from ages...

See full listing
Family Trail @ Uppark House and Garden Petersfield
17-Aug-14 to 21-Aug-14
disabled access

Explore the house and garden with our children's quiz trail. Please note that Uppark is closed on Fridays and Saturdays. Free event, normal admission applies.

See full listing
Super Camps RAW Adventure Kings Court Clanfield
18-Aug-14 to 22-Aug-14
disabled access

Learn to live and survive outdoors! RAW Adventure gets your children outside like no other course. A week-long course for 7-14 year olds, RAW Adventure gets your children closer...

See full listing
Engine Explorers Royal Navy Submarine Museum Gosport
21-Aug-14

Can you steer our remote control submarine around a special course against a time limit and find out how to power boats including steam powered toys? Free with a valid museum...

See full listing
Weekend Milling Demonstrations Winchester City Mill Winchester
23-Aug-14 to 24-Aug-14

Working watermill in the heart of Winchester The City Mill is a rare surviving example of an urban working corn mill, powered by the fast-flowing River Itchen, which can be seen...

See full listing
Much Ado About Nothing - Open Air Theatre Gilbert White's House and Oates Collection Alton
24-Aug-14

Allow the magic of the masquerade to capture your imagination at Gilbert White and the Oates Collections this summer for an evening of true Shakespearian merriment. Chapterhouse...

See full listing
Family Trail @ Uppark House and Garden Petersfield
24-Aug-14 to 27-Aug-14
disabled access

Explore the house and garden with our children's quiz trail. Please note that Uppark is closed on Fridays and Saturdays. Free event, normal admission applies.

See full listing
Circus Fun at Westgate Leisure Aldershot
24-Aug-14

On Sunday 24 August Westgate Leisure are giving the little ones the chance to clown around for the day with a free Circus Workshop. From 11am-4pm children can join Westgate's...

See full listing
Networking Mummies Summer Picnic Manor Farm Country Park Burlesdon
26-Aug-14

Last year we had a lovely Networking picnic in the summer so that we could bring our families, and enjoy the sunshine together. No cost other than your car parking ticket, and...

See full listing
Mystery Objects - Family Activity The Allen Gallery Alton
26-Aug-14

Can you solve the mystery and work out what our mystery objects are? Make a model of the Curtis Museum and plan what you would add to a museum about Alton in 2014. Drop in and...

See full listing
Trophies and Totem Poles Royal Navy Submarine Museum Gosport
26-Aug-14

Do a trail and find the trophies and then make your own totem pole.

See full listing
KIDS CLUB Summer Family Fun! Newnham Club Room Hook
27-Aug-14
disabled access

Week 4 - Wed. 27th August - Fun Sports - Team races, parachute games, rounders, dodgeball. Each workshop is 1 hour long with 1 hour free play after. We have indoor and outdoor...

See full listing
Wild Craft Days Uppark House and Gardens Petersfield
27-Aug-14
disabled access

Have fun with our summer craft activity for children. Suitable for all ages though some parental supervision may be needed. Free activity, normal admission applies.

See full listing
Tea Time Andover Museum Andover
28-Aug-14

Did you know tea breaks are a tradition that have been with us for 200 years? Join us to explore museum collections linked to tea and design and make your own paper model tea cup....

See full listing
Dolphin Day Royal Navy Submarine Museum Gosport
28-Aug-14

Explore HMS Dolphin's history, create your own dolphin to take home and learn more about the Royal Navy Submarine Service's connection to these friendly mammals. Free with a...

See full listing
Zippy and George Live! The Ballroom at Mill Rythe Hayling Island
29-Aug-14
disabled access

Come and join TV legends Zippy and George from legendary children's program Rainbow! Watch on and be dazzled as they get into all kinds of scrapes and fun in a non-stop live show...

See full listing
Cannon and Ball Live! The Ballroom at Mill Rythe Hayling Island
30-Aug-14

Tommy and Bobby have carved their careers from decades of performances in all different types of venues. Their efforts paid off when they were at the top of their game. In the 80s...

See full listing
Weekend Milling Demonstrations Winchester City Mill Winchester
30-Aug-14 to 31-Aug-14

Working watermill in the heart of Winchester The City Mill is a rare surviving example of an urban working corn mill, powered by the fast-flowing River Itchen, which can be seen...

See full listing
Bushcraft @ Basing House Basing House Basingstoke
31-Aug-14

Take part in a selection of Bushcraft activities under the expert guidance of Badger Bushcraft and the Basing House Volunteer Team: • Foraging and Wild Food – explore the diversi...

See full listing
Make some wild art Hinton Ampner Alresford
31-Aug-14
disabled access

Create your own master piece of art using all the natural materials around you. Normal admission applies, no need to book. This may be a messy event so don't wear your best cloth...

See full listing
Billy Smarts Circus, Basingstoke Old Common Basingstoke
2-Sep-14 to 7-Sep-14
disabled access

FIRST VISIT OF BRITAIN'S LARGEST CIRCUS FOR 40 YEARS! Plus, Don't miss BIG TOP'S GOT TALENT. Win a chance to perform in the circus ring. Apply today www.bigtoptalent.co.uk The...

See full listing