Hampshire Cultural Trust

Hampshire

Type:Museum

Chilcomb House, Chilcomb Lane, WINCHESTER, Hampshire, SO23 8RB

Tel: 01962 678140

Natural Science at Hampshire Cultural Trusts museums, galleries and art centres.

About

From museums to galleries to arts centres, we manage and support 23 attractions across the county that were previously operated by Hampshire County Council and Winchester City Council. We run a huge variety of workshops, classes, events and projects for both young and old, in schools and in communities, with particular emphasis on reaching people who are vulnerable or disadvantaged and would not normally be able to access arts and culture. In addition, we care for 2.5 million objects that relate to Hampshire’s rich and internationally important cultural heritage.

Please note: Hampshire Cultural Trust offices are not open to the public. Please see our venue pages for full opening times.

Our vision

To create inspirational cultural experiences in Hampshire that enrich and transform lives.

Our mission

Our mission is to provide great arts, heritage, museums and creative programming, working closely with local and national partners, and placing communities, our collections and their stories at the heart of everything we do.

Our goals

·To provide high-quality programmes and venues that engage diverse audiences and inspire local pride

· To improve wellbeing, health and happiness through cultural experiences

· To deliver a sustainable future for culture in Hampshire, contributing to the local economy and building stronger communities

· To create fulfilling employment and volunteering opportunities through culture

Book Tickets

Guide Prices

Admission subject to individual venues, please check website for full information.

Facilities

Accessibility

  • Ramp / Level Access
  • Wheelchair user accessible

Establishment Features

  • Toilets

Parking & Transport

  • On site parking
  • Parking (free)

Provider Preferences

  • Indoor Attraction

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Map & Directions

Road Directions

Please note: Hampshire Cultural Trust offices are not open to the public. Please see our venue pages for full opening times.

Awards

  • Tourism South East Award -Tourism South East Member - Platinum Tourism South East Member - Platinum 2022

What's Nearby

  1. Winchester College

    Founded in 1382, Winchester College is believed to be the oldest continuously running…

    0.68 miles away
  2. St Catherine's Hill Nature Reserve

    Flower-rich chalk grassland cloaks this hill which is of great conservation and…

    0.72 miles away
  3. Winchester Cathedral

    Explore more than 1000 years of history in Europe’s longest medieval Cathedral. Discover…

    0.84 miles away
  1. Winchester City Museum

    Located in the heart of the historic city of Winchester, City Museum tells the story of…

    0.9 miles away
  2. Treasure Trails Hampshire

    Children love them and they are a fun way to get the whole family, young and old, out and…

    0.94 miles away
  3. Cycle Tours UK

    Cycle Tours UK invites you to try bicycle touring as a fresh approach to a healthy…

    1.04 miles away
  4. City Space at The Arc

    A vibrant and versatile gallery space hosting a changing programme of exhibits to…

    1.05 miles away
  5. Hospital of St Cross

    Medieval almshouses, church, ambulatory, Brethren's Hall and kitchen, Master's garden.

    1.07 miles away
  6. Winchester Castle

    Winchester Castle includes The Great Hall, The Round Table and Queen Eleanor's Garden -…

    1.08 miles away
  7. The Great Hall

    Great Hall and Sally Port are the only surviving parts of Winchester Castle, also home to…

    1.08 miles away
  8. Winchester's Military Museums

    Five splendid military museums on an historic site with Visitor Centre, café displays and…

    1.09 miles away
  9. The Gurkha Museum

    The Gurkha Museum takes you on a journey of discovery through the history of Gurkhas in…

    1.09 miles away
  10. The Arc

    The brand-new place to experience live performance, library and community services, art,…

    1.1 miles away
  11. Westgate Museum

    Winchester's Tudor and Stuart past is revealed in this beautifully refurbished listed…

    1.12 miles away
  12. Theatre Royal Winchester

    Beautiful and intimate Edwardian-style Theatre venue

    1.35 miles away
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