Venue location
POINT (-1.316133 51.065164)
Venue Opening times

Monday - 09:30 - 17:00

Tuesday - 09:30 - 17:00

Wednesday - 09:30 - 17:00

Thursday - 09:30 - 17:00

Friday - 09:30 - 17:00

Saturday - 09:30 - 17:00

Sunday - 11:00 - 17:00

Doing Time 175 Years of Winchester Prison 2024

10 Jun 2024 - 12 Jun 2024

Doing Time - a thought-provoking exhibition telling the story of 175 years of Winchester Prison history, the harsh prison regimes of the past and


Cancelled: Trailblazer by Barbara Leigh Smith Bodichon

23 May 2024

Due to unforeseen circumstances, this event has been cancelled. We apologise for any inconvenience, ticket holders will be contacted by Wire Wool Events.



The Captain Swing Riots of 1830 - Revolution and Revolutionary Language

4 Nov 2023

An evening exploring the little known unrest that swept England in the first part of the nineteenth century.


Constable in his Time with Andrew Graham-Dixon

28 Jun 2023

The painter, his radical approach, working methods and lasting legacy are examined within the context of Georgian Britain - and the period of enormous change that


Summer Makers Market - free entry!

17 Jun 2023 - 18 Jun 2023

Calling all art enthusiasts and lovers of handmade treasures! Get ready for an extraordinary event filled with creativity and craftsmanship.


878 AD: King Alfred, Winchester and the English Language

20 Jun 2023

It is Spring 878 and Guthrum the Dane is leading a great army towards Winchester.


Writing Our Legacy: Poetry room on tour

3 Jun 2023

UK’s finest poets, thinkers, and musicians will provide a diverse chilled ambience as we consider the big issues for the African, Caribbean, Asian and Global Majority.


On the Bowery

20 Oct 2022

David Lee, a supporter of The Winchester Beacon, was the manager of the Wessex Film and Sound Archive based at Hampshire Record Office.


The ley of land art with John K. Grande - CANCELLED

10 Nov 2022

The land has a history, an interweaving of human culture and natural history. The layers are deep and profound, but equally, disappear to re-emerge transformed.


In conversation: 12 birds to save your life with Charlie Corbett

22 Sep 2022

Meet the skylark, the wren, the chiffchaff and the robin in Charlie Corbett's lyrical and life-affirming book. 

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