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Best Arts and Crafts In Southampton

We've rounded up the best arts and crafts in Southampton in our quest to discover brilliant family attractions and places to visit near you. There are 15 Southampton arts and crafts to pick from.Alternatively, why not explore some other sightseeing days out nearby, including indoor and soft play areas. Find the perfect places to go with your kids and get out on your next adventure!

All the arts and crafts 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

Calbourne Water Mill and Rural Museum

  • Calbourne
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Set in 10 acres of scenic rural landscape the Calbourne Water Mill is one of the oldest working water mills in the UK, dating back to the Domesday Bo...

Arreton Craft Barns

  • Arreton
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Arts and Crafts

The Arreton Craft Barns is a free attraction boasting a huge range of craft shops to peruse, most with options to see the craftsmen making their trad...

The Clay Studio

  • Christchurch
  • Indoor
  • Pottery Centres and Ceramic Cafes

The Clay Studio is a contemporary pottery painting studio. This is ideal for all the family to enjoy quality time together in a relaxing and inspirat...

Cass Sculpture Foundation

  • Chichester
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

With exhibits, modern sculptures and plenty of green space to explore you’re certain to enjoy a day out at Cass Sculpture Foundation. Discover some o...

Ash & Co. Workshops

  • Crondall
  • Indoor
  • Arts and Crafts

Got mini makers who love getting crafty? Head down to Ash & Co Workshops in Crondall, a great woodwork venue where you and your little ones can c...

Littlehampton Museum

  • Littlehampton
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Littlehampton Museum is situated in a family friendly seaside town, boasting stunning award winning beaches and a vibrant river and harbour scene. Th...

Flying Saucers Pottery Painting Cafe

  • Warminster
  • Indoor
  • Pottery Centres and Ceramic Cafes

Flying Saucers is a pottery painting cafe welcoming families and children of all ages to come and have some messy fun with beautiful results! Simply...

Art-Ful

  • Worthing
  • Indoor
  • Pottery Centres and Ceramic Cafes

Art-Ful pottery cafe offers a huge range of pottery to paint. Our resident artist is always here to help you get creative. We sell drinks, cakes and...



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The Funky Teapot

  • Wantage
  • Indoor
  • Pottery Centres and Ceramic Cafes

The Funky Teapot is a paint your own pottery studio in Wantage, near Oxford. Friendly staff have a reputation of helping children and adults alike cr...

Studley Grange Craft Village & Butterfly World

  • Swindon
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

Studley Grange Craft Village and Butterfly World has 2 attractions at one venue so there is plenty to do and see with the kids. There are loads of cr...

Eastcott Studios

  • Swindon
  • Indoor
  • Pottery Centres and Ceramic Cafes

Eastcott Studios Why not ‘get creative' at Eastcott Studios in Swindon town centre? Learn how to hand build your very own pots in our Pottery Studio....

Lili Pottery

  • Bracknell
  • Indoor
  • Pottery Centres and Ceramic Cafes

Lili Pottery have a huge variety of plates, mugs, bowls, ornaments and other beautiful pottery pieces for you to paint. The wide variety of paints, s...

Doodles Play Cafe

  • Sherborne
  • Indoor
  • Pottery Centres and Ceramic Cafes

Enjoy some downtime with the family ay Doodles Play Cafe - a lovely, cosy cafe where you can unwind with a cuppa while your totos play safely in a sp...

Apple Tree Studio

  • East Horsley
  • Indoor
  • Pottery Centres and Ceramic Cafes

Apple Tree Studio has a wide variety of bowls, pots and even ceramic animals waiting for an artistic eye and a lick of paint. Painting your own ceram...

Busy Brush Cafe

  • Wallingford
  • Indoor
  • Pottery Centres and Ceramic Cafes

Busy Brush Cafe is all about craft, coffee and cake. It's beautifully simple! Come and visit our quirky craft cafe filled with plenty of creative act...

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