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Are you thinking of visiting Southampton on your next motorhome holiday? UnbeatableHire want you to have the best holiday possible, so we've compiled a guide to some of the key destinations in the area. Southampton has it all - great shopping, a fascinating history, and the New Forest just down the road. Keep kids entertained at Paulton's Park, or walk the walls of the city and learn about their story.

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Southampton

Sea-lovers will relish Southampton. It boasts a rich maritime history including a significant connection with the Titanic. The seagoing tradition of Southampton is ever-present, indeed if you look towards the docks from the city you will often see a giant cruise liner parked as if it were on the street!

Famous faces from Southampton include the naturalist Chris Packham and R&B singer Craig David. 

Attractions in Southampton

SeaCity Museum

This excellent museum tells Southampton's story, most notably touching on the Titanic and the Mayflower and how they affected the city. You can explore many interesting artefacts sourced from the area, and enjoy temporary exhibitions on a range of subjects.

The museum is open 7 days a week, and under 5's go free.

Find SeaCity Museum at Havelock Road Southampton Hampshire SO14 7LT

Telephone: 023 8083 3007

 

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Southampton City Art Gallery

The Gallery has graced Southampton's city centre since 1939, and is internationally renowned for it's collections. They offer a range of top-notch exhibitions covering all media from film, sculpture and photography to painting and drawing. There are gallery trails throughout to engage younger visitors, and regular events and special exhibitions.

The Gallery is open 6 days a week (Mon-Sat) and admission is free.

Find Southampton City Art Gallery in:

The Civic Centre, Commercial Road, Southampton SO14 7LP

Telephone: 023 8083 3007

 

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Paultons Family Theme Park

Paulton's Park offers a fun-packed day for kids, with over 60 rides and attractions. It is dubbed the 'home of Peppa Pig' with Peppa's own theme park inside. The park has a very varied range of activities, including a rollercoaster, a water park and even a 4d cinema, all set within a beautiful landscape and lush gardens. What more could you ask?

The Park is open 7 days a week.

Find Paultons Family Theme Park in Romsey, Southampton, Hampshire SO51 6AL

Telephone: 023 8081 4442

 

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Places of Interest in Southampton

Southampton Western Walls and Vaults

Southampton still has some of its old Norman Town intact, despite the bombing in the war. You can take a guided tour of the ruins and even explore the unique medieval vaults. If you wish to join a tour, then head for the entrance of the Bargate Shopping centre at 11am where you will meet a tour guide.

Tours take place every Sunday (or bank holiday Monday).

Find Southampton Western Walls and Vaults at the Bargate, Southampton Hampshire SO14 7LP

Telephone: 023 8057 1858

 

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Medieval Merchant's House

The house is a restored 14th Century Merchant's house, with carefully replicated furnishings and decorations. Visitors can experience life in medieval times and explore the world of a Southampton merchant. Pushchairs and customers in wheelchairs are welcome.

Find the Medieval Merchant's House at 58 French Street, Southampton, Hampshire, SO14 2AT

Telephone: 023 8022 1503

 

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SS Shieldhall

The SS Shieldhall is known to be largest working steam ship in her class across the whole of the UK and Europe. She is still fully functional and you can enjoy a trip on the Solent whilst soaking up maritime history. Sailings take place on different days of the week depending on schedule – check with the operators if there are any when you are in Southampton to collect your motorhome.

SS Shieldhall – Berth 48, Southampton Eastern Docks, SO14 3QN

Telephone: 023 8023 0405 

 

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Events in Southampton

Southampton Mela Festival - Saturday 11th July 2015

If you are lucky enough to be in Southampton at the time of the Mela Festival, you are in for a treat. Packed with Asian music, foods and stalls with clothes and jewellery, this is sure to be a fantastic day out for the whole family. 


Find the Southampton Mela Festival at Hoglands Park, Southampton. 

More information at the Southampton Mela Festival website

 

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Common People - May 23rd - 24th 2015

Award winning festival: Bestival's curator Rob da bank has come up with a Southampton equivalent in the beautiful surroundings of the Southampton Common. This quirky set up promises fun for all the family and a line up featuring big names such as Fatboy slim and Grace Kelly!

Common People is at Southampton Common, the Avenue, Southampton

More information and tickets at the Common People website

 

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Campsites in Southampton

Riverside Holidays

Satchell Lane, Hamble, Hampshire SO31 4HR

Telephone: 023 8045 3220            

 

Scotts Haven Caravan Site

Maybush Lane, Soberton Heath, Wickham, Southampton, Hampshire

SO32 3QF

Telephone: 07703 189178

 

Sunnydale Farm Campsite

Grange Rd, Netley Abbey, Southampton, Hampshire SO31 8GD

Telephone: 023 8045 7462

 

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