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Best Landmarks In Southampton

We've rounded up the best landmarks in Southampton in our quest to discover brilliant family attractions and places to visit near you. There are 9 Southampton landmarks to pick from.Alternatively, why not explore some other sightseeing days out nearby, including museums and art galleries, or tourist attractions. Find the perfect places to go with your kids and get out on your next adventure!

All the landmarks 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

Winchester Cathedral

  • Winchester
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Landmarks

Winchester Cathedral boasts a fascinating history, glimpses of which can be discovered as you explore the building. You'll find animals and beasts ca...

Winchester Castle and Great Hall

  • Winchester
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Castles and Palaces

Winchester Castle and Great Hall gives you and the kids a chance to visit one of the finest remaining medieval halls, which contains a replica of Kin...

Spinnaker Tower

  • Portsmouth
  • Indoor
  • Landmarks

Soaring 170 metres above Portsmouth Harbour and the Solent, the Spinnaker Tower is taller than the London Eye, Blackpool Tower and Big Ben. The three...

Clarence Pier

  • Portsmouth
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Landmarks

Inside and out, high and low, there's plenty to do at Clarence Pier! The Skytrail is an awesome aerial assault course with some 28 differing bravery...

The Salisbury Mystery Treasure Trail

  • Salisbury
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Set in the beautiful city of Salisbury, this 1 mile circular route is a self guided themed Treasure Trail perfect for families to share in the experi...

Sandown Pier

  • Sandown
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Landmarks

Sandown Pier has several angles to it, all them geared toward offering you and yours a classic family fun day! Lost World Adventure Golf takes place...

Bembridge Lifeboat Station

  • Bembridge
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Landmarks

Bembridge Lifeboat Station is at the end of a long pier so you and the kids can enjoy the views of the coast as you arrive. The station is very well...

Wilton Windmill

  • Wilton
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Landmarks

Wilton Windmill is a working 19th century mill that still produces wholemeal stone ground flour. The mill is located on the top of a chalk hill in th...



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The Farnham Mystery Treasure Trail

  • Farnham
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Enjoy a great day out for the whole family on the Farnham self-guided mystery themed Treasure Trail. This intriguing Trail will take you on a fascina...

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