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Hamble Valley Heritage Guides

Take a look at the map on the website to see if there are any walks near you. Discover more about the Hamble Valley on a guided walk through the parishes and villages of the area. Learn about the history, famous associations and quirky facts and tales including strawberries, shipbuilding, railways, aviation and pubs! Directions: Take a look at the map on the website to see if there are any walks near you. Opening times: Take a look at different walks and what times they are. Admission: Prices vary, please look at the walk you wish you go...

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Go Ape! Itchen Valley Tree Top Adventure

Go Ape! is a tree top adventure based in the heart of Itchen Valley Country Park, nr Eastleigh. We take one lush, green forest and a healthy dollop of breathtaking scenery; blend with a smattering of tree-top high wires, tricky crossings and wind-in-your-face zip wires; finished off with a liberal dose of people in search of their inner Tarzan. The result is spectacular. The Go Ape experience gets the adrenalin pumping, gets people out of their comfort zones and above all (no pun intended), it’s just great fun. We hope to see you swinging through the trees soon! http://www.goape.co.uk...

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Bursledon Brickworks

Bursledon Brickworks Industrial Museum is all set to become one of the key visitor attractions in the South. The only remaining steam driven brickworks in the country we show how brick making made the leap from small scale production to 20 million bricks a year. The fully restored and working machinery helped us to win the coveted Institute of Mechanical Engineering Heritage Award in 2011 and on Open Days we can show it all running as it was when it ceased producing bricks. On site you can see the patented method adopted to dry the bricks and the huge...

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Marwell Wildlife

A visit to Marwell Wildlife is a chance to get close to the wonders of the natural world – and play a big part in helping to save them. From ring-tailed coatis to red-eyed tree frogs, laughing kookaburra to frilled lizards, giraffe-nosed catfishes to bat-eared foxes – our 140-acre park is home to over 250 exotic and endangered species, in beautiful, landscaped surroundings. Just by visiting Marwell Wildlife, you’ll be making a big contribution to our projects to conserve species and habitats, both here in Hampshire and around the world. http://www.marwell.org.uk marwell@marwell.org.uk Directions: From M3: Junction 11 northbound and...

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Manor Farm Country Park

400 acres of enchanting woodland and tranquil parkland along the River Hamble, complete with a working Victorian farm. Meet the animals; learn all about traditional farming; discover the great outdoors and enjoy our exciting events programme. A great day out for all the family. Directions: Leave the M27 at Junction 8 and follow signs for Manor Farm Country Park. Opening times: The Farm is open year round (except Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Years Day). April–October 10am–5pm  November–March 10am–4pm See park entrance for Country Park opening times. Admission: Adult £7  Senior (60+) £6 Child £4.50, under 3s are...

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