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Best National Parks In Southampton

We've rounded up the best national parks in Southampton in our quest to discover brilliant family attractions and places to visit near you. There are 6 Southampton national parks to pick from. Find the perfect places to go with your kids and get out on your next adventure!

All the national parks we list are rated according to the ages they are suitable for, facilities and whether they are suitable for rainy days or best when the sun is shining.

Many of the places we list are historic or educational in nature and would be suitable for class trips or as ways to keep the learning up whilst having fun over the school holidays.

Find your perfect day out

Avon Tyrrell Outdoor Centre

  • Bransgore
  • Outdoor
  • Activity Centres

Outdoors are the name of the game, literally, at Avon Tyrrell Outdoor Centre! It’s a hub for adventure tucked deep in the New Forest. When they say o...

Queen Elizabeth Country Park

  • Waterlooville
  • Outdoor
  • National Parks

For stargazing, wildlife walks and just a jolly good stretch of the legs, a visit to Queen Elizabeth Country Park is well overdue. The park is home t...

Blackwood Forest

  • Winchester
  • Outdoor
  • Activity Centres

Fancy introducing your kids to the wonders of the great outdoors? Sign them up for the Ranger Activities organised by Forest Holidays Blackwood! Unde...

Chichester Harbour Conservancy

  • Chichester
  • Outdoor
  • National Parks

The Chichester Harbour Conservancy is an area rather than an attraction per se, covering a great deal of natural territory with local features and at...

South Downs National Park

  • Findon
  • Outdoor
  • National Parks

At South Downs National Park there is so much to do and see in this area, from walking, cycling or horse riding across the Downs, exploring wildlife...

Woods Mill Nature Reserve

  • Henfield
  • Outdoor
  • National Parks

Woods Mill Nature Reserve is an excellent place to take the kids for a walk through mixed habitats plus visit the Sussex Wildlife Trust environmental...

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