ALDERSHOT MILITARY MUSEUM
Evelyn Woods Rd, Queens Av GU11 2LG Tel 01252 314598

Description
The history of the army in Aldershot (which is the home of the British army) with extensive exhibits

Location
On the Aldershot - Farnborough military road which is parallel to A235

Opening Times
Summer 10-5 Winter 10-4

Disabled Access
Yes

Admission Prices
Adult £2 Child £1

 

ANDOVER MUSEUM & MUSEUM OF THE IRON AGE
6 Church Close Andover SP10 1DP Tel 01264 366283

Description
Two adjacent museums to include local and natural history and exhibits of Danebury Hill Fort.

Location
Near centre of Andover. Rail: Andover

Opening Times
Tue-Sat 10-5

Disabled Access
To Andover Mus, yes. Iron Age Mus ground floor only

Admission Prices
Andover Museum - FREE Iron Age Mus. - Adult £1.50 Child 75p

 

BASING HOUSE
Redbridge Ln Old Basing RG24 7HB Tel 01256 467294

Description
The remains of the largest house in Tudor Britain. Exhibition showing the history of the house and a fine 16c tithe barn.

Location
In Old Basing, just west of Basingstoke. Junc 6 M3. Rail: Basingstoke

Opening Times
Apr-Oct Wed-Sun 2-6

Disabled Access
Facilities yes.

Admission Prices
Adult £1.80 Child £1 Disabled, free

 

BEAR MUSEUM
38 Dragon St. Petersfield GU31 4JJ Tel 01730 265108

Description
The world's first teddy bear museum. Playing with bears allowed and singing to rhymes

Location
In Petersfield, signed from bottom of High Street. Petersfield is between Portsmouth and Guildford on the A3. Rail Petersfield

Opening Times
Tues-Sat 10-5

Admission Prices
Free

 

 

 

BEAULIEU NATIONAL MOTOR MUSEUM
SO42 7ZN Tel 01590 612345

Description
Historic house with long interesting history and also one of the first (and most famous) motor museums in the grounds with a fine collection started by Lord Montegu

Location
Beaulieu is in the heart of the New Forest, well sign posted from M27 junc 2. Rail Brockenhurst (on Waterloo line) 4.5 miles, then taxi!

Opening Times
10-5 winter 10-6 summer

Disabled Access
Facilities, yes

Admission Prices
Adult £8.50 Child £6.00 (to include all the attractions)

 

 

BISHOP'S WALTHAM PALACE
Bishop's Waltham SO3 1AH, Tel 01489 892460

Description
The medieval seat of Bishops of Winchester. Much of the palace was destroyed by fire in the Battle of Cheriton (1644) and extensive ruins can be seen. However much of Dower House remains intact and an exhibition of the powerful Bishops of Winchester on the first floor.

Location
At Bishop's Waltham 5 miles from junc 8 M27 (About 12 miles NE of Portsmouth & 8 miles east of Eastleigh) Rail: Botley 3.5 miles

Opening Times
22 Mar - 31 Oct 10-6 or dusk if earlier.

Disabled Access
Grounds only

Admission Prices
Adult £2 Child £1 EH

 

 

 

 

BREAMORE HOUSE
Breamore SP6 2DF Tel 01725 512468

Description
16c manor house with fine collection of paintings, tapestries and china.

Location
Between Salisbury and Fordingbridge on A338

Opening Times
Apr - Sep 2-5.30 (daily in Aug and on certain unconfirmed days in other months)

Disabled Access
Facilities, yes

Admission Prices
£5 (unconfirmed for 98)

 

BROADLANDS
Romsey S051 9ZD 01794 517888

Description
Large and beautiful Palladian mansion with landscaped grounds on the banks of the River Test. The house was the home of Lord Mountbatten and earlier Lord Palmerston. Mementoes of these men displayed and an audio visual show. Various special event heritage shows - call for details

Location
Just south of Romsey on the A3090/(A31). Romsey is a few miles north east of Southampton

Opening Times
14 Jun - 7 Sep 12-5.30 daily

Disabled Access
Facilities yes. Full access unconfirmed

Admission Prices
Adults £4.25 Child £3.25

 

 

 

BUCKLER'S HARD VILLAGE & MARITIME MUSEUM

Buckler's Hard SO42 7XB Tel 01590 616203

Description

A whole maritime shipbuilding village has been reserved complete with pub and village life scenes. Accommodation available.

Location

The village is 2.5 miles past Beaulieu. From M27 junc 2 follow signs to Beaulieu, then pick up signs to Buckler's Yard.ell sign posted from M27 junc 2. Rail Brockenhurst (on Waterloo line), then taxi!

Opening Times

Winter 10.4.30. Spring & Autumn 10-6 Summer 10-9

Admission Prices

Adult £3 Child £2 conc £2.50 (under review)