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Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting Southampton - our guide to events and days out is just the ticket.

Whether you're looking to brush up on local history at a museum, enjoy local arts, watch some sport, or listen to live music, you're sure to find things to do in Southampton to suit all the family, whatever the weather.

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Forthcoming events in Southampton

SUN Parent and Carer Event

.The Southern Universities Network is excited to invite you to our upcoming virtual parent and carer event Preparing for Change: Next Steps After College or Sixth Form.Join us on Tuesday 21 March 2023 between 4:00 ‐ 6:00pm for this special event for…

Category: Lifestyle

Simulation Workshop SW23
National Oceanography Centre

.The OR Societys Simulation Workshop brings together over 100 experts working in the field of modelling and simulation. Hosted at the National Oceanography Centre in Southampton SW23 will provide an opportunity for practitioners and academics to exchange ideas on the current and…

Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: +441212 347828
An Evening With Phil Tufnell
The Empire Hall

.An Evening With Phil Tufnell is taking place on Thursday 30 March 2023 at the Empire Hall in Totton in aid of The Wessex Kidney Patients Association WKPA.The WKPA is a registered charity that provides financial help and support for…

Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07759 935062
Southampton Careers Fair | 4th August 2023
St Mary's Stadium

.Are you looking for a new careerThe Southampton Careers Fair will offer candidates from all backgrounds experience and education levels the opportunity to speak to representatives from an abundance of local employers all in one place.Why attendThere will be a…

Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01252 983140
Treating PTSD + Complex Trauma - Southampton
Virtual Event

.Treating PTSDComplex Trauma with Dr Leah Giarratano 21‐22 and 28‐29 September 2023 Livestream for UK and EUCore four‐day training for mental health professionals working with psychologically traumatised populations in the United Kingdom Ireland and surrounding countries including Austria…

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Tourist Attractions

Beaulieu Palace House

Formerly the 14th century Great Gatehouse of Beaulieu Abbey, Palace House is set in glorious grounds and gardens with immaculate spreading lawns and walkways overlooking the Beaulieu River. The House has been in Lord Montagu's family ownership since 1538, when Sir Thomas Wriothesley, later 1st Earl of Southampton,…

Beaulieu National Motor Museum

Few car museums in the world can match the unique collection of the world renowned National Motor Museum at Beaulieu. Managed by the National Motor Museum Trust, Beaulieu is also the home of the world famous Beaulieu International Autojumble and Automart. Whether your interest is as an individual,…

Exbury Gardens and Steam Railway

Exbury Gardens and Steam Railway is a magical place in the New Forest National ParkThe Gardens are a spectacular 200 acre 100 hectare site, world‐famous for the Rothschild Collection of rhododendrons, azaleas, camellias and rare trees and shrubs. This earthly paradise offers a riot of colour in spring,…


Beaulieu, one of the South of England's top day visitor attractions, is set in the heart of the New Forest, the UK's newest National Park. Beaulieu is a guaranteed great family day out with lots for everyone to enjoy including the world famous National Motor Museum, Palace House,…

Marwell Zoo

Come and see some of the most beautiful and interesting animals in the world. Marwell has 200 different species from tropical frogs to big cats, from little lovebirds to awesome ostrich. Marwell is a delightful setting for our precious rare animals and it's a great day out for…

Paultons Park

Paultons Family Theme Park in Hampshire, on the edge of the New Forest, offers a great family day out with over 50 different attractions and rides included in the price. The variety of things to see and do includes thrilling and gentle rides, dinosaurs, museums, animated shows, play…

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Want to see what other attractions to visit when in Southampton? See our list of attractions in Southampton, including theme parks, castles, historic houses, zoos and many more family days out.

Updated: 20/03/2023 03:44:10