Winchester Great Hall is a medieval hall that is considered to be one of the finest in great halls in England. The hall was built between 1222 and 1236 and Read more [...]
Nearest Things To Do Hampshire
Heading to Hampshire and looking for something to do or a place to visit nearby. Coast Radar is not just a list of beaches but we bring you the whole Hampshire coast including castles, lighthouses, piers, museums, beautiful gardens, seaside towns, National Trust and other heritage properties.
When on an information page you can also use our tools to search for nearby Hampshire seaside towns, and the surrounding coast for the best beaches and places to stay and eat.
Finding the best things to see and do on a Hampshire day out with your family or friends is easy – simply explore the links below, to find the closest hit the jump to my location compass or use the search bar to plan where your next Hampshire activity could be.
Fort Brockhurst, One of a number of forts built in the 1850s and 1860s to protect Portsmouth and its vital harbour against a French invasion.
Hilsea Lido is a fresh water lido at Hilsea in Portsmouth. The facilities include a main pool (67m x 18m – 4.6m deep) and a large splash pool (45m x 18m x Read more [...]
Nore Barn Woods is part of Maisemore Gardens in Emsworth. The woods are beautiful all year round and close to the Chichester Harbour. It covers about six acres of woodland Read more [...]
A visit to the Dockyard takes you on a journey through time, allowing you to step onboard historic ships and understand the Royal Navy, past, present and future.
The Clarence Pier pavilion, Southsea. Opened in the 1960s and part of a funfair complex, the pavilion contains an amusement arcade, Bingo hall and food outlets.
Petersfield Open Air Pool is a heated, 25m long and has a springboard and 3m-deep end. Open from Spring until Autumn with disabled facilities, hot showers, changing rooms, a paddling Read more [...]
Hurst Point Lighthouse guides vessels through the hazardous western approaches to the Solent, indicating the line of approach through the Needles Channel. Although it is said that a light was Read more [...]
SeaCity Museum tells the story of the people of the city, their fascinating lives and historic connections with Titanic and the sea.
Housed in a 15th Century tower, which was used as part of Southampton medieval defences, the Museum Of Archaeology has displays of Roman, Saxon and medieval Southampton.
Winchester Cathedral is one of the largest cathedrals in Europe, with the longest nave and greatest overall length of any Gothic cathedral.
Queen Elizabeth Country Park, Hampshire’s biggest country park… 20 miles of trails for walkers, cyclists and horse riders.