Mottisfont Abbey is within glorious gardens alongside the River Test. This provides a great day out: explore the Gothic remains of the 13th-century Augustinian priory walk around the gardens and Read more [...]
Our History and Heritage category brings all Coast Radar’s listings related to looking for something to do or a place to visit together where they offer some form of historic or heritage based activity.
Finding the best things to see and do on a Hampshire day out with your family or friends is easy – simply explore the historic and heritage links below, hit the jump to my location button or use the search bar to plan your next Hampshire activity.
The New Forest Museum has displays and activities about the New Forest National Park. You can find out about the history, traditions and wildlife of the New Forest. The centre Read more [...]
Winchester Cathedral is one of the largest cathedrals in Europe, with the longest nave and greatest overall length of any Gothic cathedral.
Stratfield Saye is where the Duke of Wellingtons family have lived from 1817 when the first Duke of Wellington was given the estate after the Battle of Waterloo. Visiting the Read more [...]
Submarine Museaum in Portsmouth has everything you need for an adventure! This museum is all about submarines and they take you back in time to Alexander the Great and other Read more [...]
Stansted Park is a wonderful day out for the family. Lying on the Hampshire coast this delightful stately home welcome all visitors to explore the house and gardens, take tea Read more [...]
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.
SeaCity Museum tells the story of the people of the city, their fascinating lives and historic connections with Titanic and the sea.
Southsea Castle, has also been known under the names of Chaderton Castle, South Castle and Portsea Castle, is an artillery fort originally constructed by Henry VIII on Portsea Island in Read more [...]
The Portsmouth D-Day Museum tells the story of Operation Overlord during the Normandy D-Day landings.
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.
Palace House, once the gatehouse of the medieval Beaulieu Abbey, has been the Montagu family home since 1538.