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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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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, Emirates 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 counties 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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See our guide to the top 50 things to do this summer in Hampshire


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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See top 10 sunny day activities in Hampshire


WIN a Summer Break to Hampshire

Summer has arrived and so has our lucky dip competition to win a one night break to Hampshire staying at the Hilton at The Ageas Bowl with tickets to some of the best attractions in the county. We have five prizes to giveaway, so the lucky families will be able create some amazing moments in Hampshire.

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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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Summer Moments Photography Competition

We are looking for the best photographs capturing that perfect Hampshire Summer Moment. The winner will receive £100 of John Lewis vouchers. Plus the winner and runners up will also have their photo displayed on the Visit Hampshire website. 

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