local attractions

Once you have visited the Museum, please take the time to explore the ruins of the Bishops' Palace and find out about its remarkable history, through information boards and an audio guide available from the English Heritage website

You can also visit a wealth of local attractions (see below for a small selection). Bishop's Waltham is a charming place with a vibrant High Street, winner of the Fullers Village of the Year 2019 so well worth exploring. More information can be found here.  If you are planning to stay overnight, click here for places to stay.

Historic Bishop's Waltham
Bishop's Waltham Moors
Marwell Zoo
South Downs National Park
Marwell Activity Centre
Old Winchester Hill
Hamble Park & Manor Farm
Meon Valley Trail
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Opening Hours

Palace Grounds   1st April - 30th September: Open daily from 10am - 6pm

1st October - 31st March: Open weekends and bank holidays 10am - 4pm

Alteration: October 2020: Grounds will stay open every day 10am - 4pm

Museum: 2nd May 2020 - 27th September 2020: Open weekends and bank holidays 12 - 4pm

Alteration: August and September 2020 - we are only open Saturdays due to Coronavirus

3 Station Road, Bishop's Waltham, Southampton. SO32 1DH (Car Park: SO32 1SB)

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