Looking for things to do this summer holiday in Southampton?

Take a look at these…

I am going to provide you with the top 5 family things to do this summer in Southampton. This short guide will make sure you make the most of your summer holidays and have lots of fun doing it.


5. Oxygen Freejumping

Jam-packed full of obstacle courses, giant airbags, tumble tracks and 100 trampolines, Oxygen Freejumping Southampton is one of the most fun family things to do this summer in Southampton with the kids or teenagers. If you are feeling full of energy, bounce on down to Oxygen Freejumping this summer.

If that’s number 5, I bet you are wondering what is at number 1.

4. Solent Sky Museum

The Solent Sky Museum is an attraction that should be on your list of family things to do this summer. Showcasing the international importance of aviation and flights in Southampton, Solent Sky Museum is not to be missed. The Solent region gave birth to the famous Spitfire, which helped Britain to win World War II. Revel in the history and fascinating story of how this most famous came to be.

But, wait… there’s more

3. Southampton Town Walls

See Southampton does a fantastic job of providing family-friendly walking tours that give you an in-depth look at the hidden history of the lives of the people who lived in Southampton dating back all the way to 1100 when the Bar Gate was the entrance gate to the city itself. The city has changed a lot since then, find out the ways in which it has evolved. Tours run from April until October each year.

2. Go Ape Southampton

A thrilling and heart-pounding tree-top adventure through the forests of the Itchen Valley country park, Go Ape Southampton provides a great experience for all the family this summer. With a longest zip line of 185 metres, this is an attraction not to be missed during the summer holidays.

What is the number 1 attraction you should definitely visit with your family this summer…?

1. Escape Rooms

Escape rooms are becoming one of the most fascinating, educational and fun experiences around – both nationally and locally. They are also becoming one of the best family activities to do this summer and all throughout the year. Check out last weeks blog post to see the top 10 health benefits from playing escape rooms. Southampton has become no stranger to escape rooms, there are now 4 amazing venues to try out.

Other World Escapes

If you want an immersive experience like no other our MAYAN escape room can provide you with an experience of learning about the Maya culture, their history and the symbols they used to communicate with each other. This educational, fun and exciting team-building game can be a great way to spend 90 minutes with the family. Book yourself into the Mayan escape room and claim you and your family 25% off with code SCHOOLSOUT until the end of August. Note: there must be a minimum of 4 players to claim discount.


25% Off a 4+ Player booking with SCHOOLSOUT

Claim yourself and your teammates 25% off with code SCHOOLSOUT. Simply enter the code into the booking at the basket menu in https://otherworldescapes.bookifyapp.co.uk/.

Want to find out more about escape rooms?

Escape rooms can be a great experience for all of the family and can also be beneficial to your health. Read last weeks blog on the 10 health benefits of playing escape rooms and book yourself into an escape room today.

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