Blue Reef Aquarium in Portsmouth

Top 10 Rainy Days Out in Hampshire

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No need to stay in when the temperature's cold and skies are grey - there are still lots of exciting things to do under cover in Hampshire.

The Mary Rose Museum - Portsmouth
This new state-of-the-art museum sees Henry VIII's flagship airlocked for the very first time. Learn about its history and discover many of the fascinating 'never been seen before' artefacts which were discovered with the wreck.

Army Flying Museum - Test Valley
Tucked away in Northwest Hampshire, the Army Flying Museum sits next to the busy Army Air Corps Airfield at Middle Wallop near Stockbridge. The two large hangars house the journey of British soldiers in the air.

Winchester Cathedral - Winchester
one of the finest medieval cathedrals in Europe. Nestled at the heart of historic Winchester, once the seat of Anglo-Saxon and Norman royal power, this magnificent Cathedral is the resting place of Saxon royalty, bishops and Jane Austen, the much-loved English novelist.

iFly Indoor Sky Diving - Basingstoke
Experience the amazing sensation of flying with iFly Indoor Skydiving! Soar like a bird in the 14ft (4.3m) diameter, super-fast wind tunnel. In addition to super-smooth, super-fast wind tunnel, you can also enjoy two Ski slopes in the Ski Zone.

Beaulieu National Motor Museum - New Forest
Although there are many outdoor features to a day out at this award-winning attraction, the main museum and its exhibits are housed indoors. From James Bond's cars to the World of Top Gear experience, everyone will love a day out at Beaulieu! 

Milestones Living History Museum - Basingstoke
Take a trip back in time at Milestones, with its Victorian and 1930s streets, including a pub and sweet shop. Kids can chat to historic characters, dress up in costumes and enjoy interactive games.

Royal Navy Submarine Museum - Gosport
Photographs, artifacts and plenty of submarines are on display at this fascinating museum, where you can take a tour of HMS Alliance and listen to talks from real submariners.

Blue Reef Aquarium - Portsmouth
Embark on the ultimate undersea safari at the Blue Reef Aquarium in Portsmouth. Discover 40 displays of tropical fish such as stingrays and sharks. There is even a fantastic otter holt!

SeaCity Museum - Southampton
Discover the history of RMS Titanic with a visit to SeaCity. Enjoy fun, interactive activities and special exhibitions throughout the year.

Winchester Science Centre - Winchester
Winchester Science Centre is an interactive hands-on Science Centre with 100 hands-on science exhibits plus also the UK's largest stand-alone digital planetarium.