Summer Holiday Events and Activities in Hampshire

Summer Holiday Events and Activities in Hampshire

Summer Holiday Events in Hampshire

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Over the summer holidays Hampshire has lots of fun family things to do and plenty of options for great days out with the kids. Whether you want to enjoy a day trip to the zoo or a short break in the New Forest, there is something for everyone.

Hampshire has an exciting line-up of summer events for families and children throughout the summer holidays. Kids will be able to discover a whole host of exciting activities, from meeting minibeasts and dinasours, to stepping back in time on historic ships to exploring lego animals, there is something for all ages to enjoy. 

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Fall back in love with the Great British holiday this year and discover summer in Hampshire! With beautiful open spaces, amazing attractions, an abundance of accommodation and not to mention fabulous food and drink! 

Throughout this summer we’re going to inspire and share the best things you can do in Hampshire, whether you’re here for a short break or day trip.

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Places to Visit This Summer in Hampshire

Why not explore some of Hampshire's museums? Summer holiday activities will be taking place at a number of the county's historic sites, stately homes and musuems. Or for other great days out there will be plenty happening at Beaulieu, Home of the National Motor Museum, Winchester Science Centre, Spinnaker Tower and many other top Hampshire attractions.  

If you are looking for adventure why not take the family to face their fears at Paultons Park, home of Peppa Pig World. Here they can ride the county's biggest roller coasters, come face to face with dinosaurs and meet characters from Peppa Pig. For those who like to be active, discover one of Hampshire's Go Ape! centres located across the county.

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If the sun decides to shine, why not head to Hampshire's coast and beaches and enjoy a traditional day out at the seaside. If it rains Hampshire has a number of indoor attractions to keep the kids entertained. 

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Summer inspiration

Keep an eye on our blog for the latest summer inspiration.

You'll also find more information on some great summer days out including fairytale flower fields and the best places in Hampshire to play crazy golf!

Summer Accommodation in Hampshire

Make your visit to Hampshire longer by booking accommodation and exploring more of the county. With a huge selection of accommodation, including campsites, holiday cottages and hotels and an array of top family attractions, things to do and activites, Hampshire makes the perfect summer holiday short break destination. 

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  1. Starlight Cinema: Cool Runnings at Winchester Science Centre & Planetarium

    Morn Hill, Winchester

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    28 July 2024Open 17:20 - 20:30
  2. Sunset At The Trust at Hawk Conservancy Trust

    Weyhill, Andover

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    27 July 2024Open 17:40 - 21:00
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    10 Aug 2024Open 17:40 - 21:00
  3. Little Women at Beaulieu National Motor Museum

    New Forest

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    14 Aug 2024Open 18:30 -
  4. Open Air Theatre: The Adventures of Dr Dolittle at Exbury Gardens & Steam Railway

    Exbury, Southampton

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    2 Aug 2024Open 19:00 - 21:30
  5. Family Workshop - Make a Butterfly House at Exbury Gardens & Steam Railway

    Exbury, Southampton

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    26 July 2024Open 10:00 - 16:30
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    1 Aug 2024Open 10:00 - 16:30
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    15 Aug 2024Open 10:00 - 16:30
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    29 Aug 2024Open 10:00 - 16:30
  6. Pride And Prejudice at Beaulieu National Motor Museum

    New Forest

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    13 Aug 2024Open 18:30 -
  7. Simply Ford at Beaulieu

    New Forest

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    18 Aug 2024
  8. Family Workshop - Make a Hanging Basket at Exbury Gardens & Steam Railway

    Exbury, Southampton

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    9 Aug 2024Open 10:00 - 16:30
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    14 Aug 2024Open 10:00 - 16:30
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    20 Aug 2024Open 10:00 - 16:30
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    30 Aug 2024Open 10:00 - 16:30
  9. The Art of Buckler's Hard

    New Forest

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    16 Mar 2024to3 Nov 2024Open 10:00 -
  10. Marwell Zoo's 5 for £85 family ticket is back!

    Winchester

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    From:
    29 Mar 2024to28 Nov 2024
  11. Solent and Southern Art Collective Exhibition at Exbury Gardens & Steam Railway

    Exbury, Southampton

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    From:
    24 Aug 2024to8 Sept 2024Open 10:00 - 17:00