King John's House - Summer events

Located in one of Romsey's oldest thoroughfares, King John's House and Heritage Centre is an accredited museum that encompasses three buildings that contain 750 years of history.

As well as exciting exhibitions and a wonderful tearoom, there are also monthly historical talks, art exhibitions, craft events, recreational role play events and school trips.

Just some of the events include:

Two major exhibitions from the Romsey Viewfinder's exhibition and the Royal Photographic Society. Romsey's connections with the sea will be celebrated through the Berthon Boat and a visit from the 'Deeds of Arms re-enactment group. 

The house will host music performances for the Beggars Fair and there's 'Songs and Scones in the garden' charity event in support of the Mayor's community chest. 

The Open Art Exhibition will take place as part of Hampshire Open Studios and the Romsey Storytelling Festival has it's innaugral event at King John's House. 

Regular events taking place: 

  • Knit and Knatter Club
  • Monthly Talks

Explore the website to find out more, visit:

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Church Street, Romsey SO51 8BT

Throughout the summer 2019

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Events - August

Local Romsey events - August

Midsummer Night's dream Thursday 1 August, 7pm to 9pm Mottisfont, Romsey Call 0344 2491895 to book Music at ......

Various in August - see page for details

Broadlands House open days

Broadlands will be opening it's doors in August this year from Monday 12 to Monday 26 (inclusive) August 2019, for guided tours ......

Selected dates in August 2019

Plaza Theatre Cinematic Experience

The Plaza Theatre host Sensory Experiences with Romsey Dementia Action Group, for people living with Dementia and their ......

The Plaza Theatre, Romsey
3rd Friday of the month, 1.30am to 12.30pm

Southampton International Boat Show

Discover new ways to enjoy boating and water sports at this festival of boating. There will be a range of opportunities to get in ......

Mayflower Park, Town Quay, Southampton SO14 2AQ
Friday 13 to Sunday 22 September, 9.30am to 6pm

Great Dorset Steam Fair 2019

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Dairy House Farm, Child Okeford, Dorset, DT11 8HT
Thursday 22 August to Monday 26 August, gates open at 8am