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Solent Sky Aviation Museum

The Southampton Hall of Aviation (Solent Sky) depicts the history of aviation in the Solent area with a collection of authentic aircraft. It houses a Spitfire and a Sandringham Flying Boat among others.
Southampton City Art Gallery

Southampton City Art Gallery

The magnificent City Art Gallery has over 3,500 works of art covering six centuries of European culture from the Italian Renaissance to French Impressionism. Its core collection of 20th century British art is internationally renowned.
Mayflower Theatre

Mayflower Theatre

At the heart of Southampton’s performing arts tradition is the majestic Mayflower Theatre, the largest theatre in Southern England. This opened in 1928, and has undergone extensive refurbishment. You can see musicals, ballet, traditional pantomime, operatic productions as well as comedy acts and evenings with celebrities.
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Southampton’s Old Town

The Old Town is a vibrant quarter based on its own historic identity. It has a mix of building design dating from the 12th century, through to high-quality Victorian architecture, to present day contemporary design. Old Town is clearly bordered on three sides by one of the longest surviving stretches of medieval town walls in the country, including The Bargate – one of the country’s finest medieval town gates. Today this area, full of character, is now home to independent restaurants, wine bars, and hotels.
Tudor House & Garden

Tudor House & Garden

The Tudor House & Garden is located in the Old Town and is Southampton’s oldest museum, it was built at the end of the 15th century. This important historic building has undergone a major £5.4m refurbishment and transformed into an excepedtional visitor experience.
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Day Trip To The Isle Of Wight

Take a short boat journey from Southampton’s Town Quay to this popular holiday island. Once there you can enjoy plenty of attractions and fun activties. The beautiful landscape has a mix of forests, wide sandy beaches and chalk cliffs.
Bike The Tracks Of New Forest

Bike The Tracks Of New Forest

A 12 minute river crossing from Southampton brings you to the picturesque harbour town of Hythe from where your choice of bike can be collected. You are then free to explore the New Forest with its beautiful scenery, historic castles and famous sea views. Hythe Ferry +44 23 8084 0722 Prospect Place, Hythe, Southampton Cyclexperience +44 23 8084 0765 Suite 4a South Street Centre, 16 South Street, Hythe, Southampton cyclexhytheltd@gmail.com
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Southampton’s Parks

Southampton is probably the greenest city in Southern England. Close to the Old Town are seven Grade II listed formal parks, which have been fully restored to their former Victorian glory and have their traditional bandstand, rose gardens, elaborate fountains and imposing sculptures which evoke the city’s history and civic pride. One of them is Central Parks, located in the heart of the city centre. There are plenty of activities to do here such as mini-golf course, basketball court, a skate park and cricket pitches. There are also guided walks and regular music sessions in the bandstand.
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