• Image showing two women and two children on the streets of Milestones Museum
  • A mum and son working on a craft activity
  • A mum and daughter working on a craft activity
  • A cream tea

Show mum how much you care this Mother’s Day Weekend (Saturday 9 and Sunday 10 March 2024) with a trip to some of Hampshire Cultural Trust’s much-loved venues. 

Mothers Day weekend at Milestones Museum – Basingstoke RG22 6PG

Saturday 9 and Sunday 10 March, 10am-4.45pm.

Bring mum to Milestones and take a step back in time through our charming, cobbled streets!

This Mother's Day Weekend (9 - 10 March), each mother or grandmother will receive a free ration card on admission, which can be exchanged for a 2oz bag of sweets or a glass of prosecco from The Baverstock Arms pub or our vintage tea tent. Complete your Mother's Day experience at the vintage tea tent, which will be open serving traditional cream teas. Enjoy a nice cuppa and scone as you enjoy quality time at Milestones. On Saturday only, between 1pm - 1.30pm, 1.45pm - 2.15pm and 2.30pm - 3pm, enjoy music and tea dancing. Sway along, get involved or watch from the sidelines as you enjoy the steps of David Smith School of Ballroom Dance.

Afternoon tea is £7.50 plus standard admission prices. Dances are included in admission charge. Suitable for all ages, children must be accompanied at all times. For more information and to book visit https://www.milestonesmuseum.org.uk/event/mothers-day-weekend-milestones-0.


Creative workshops at Forest Arts Centre – New Milton BH25 6DS

Goddess Workshop – Saturday 9 March, 6pm-8pm

Treat mum to a Goddess workshop this Mother’s Day Weekend. This workshop will be a joyful time out for you, to connect with fun and freedom and flow with creativity. Beth will guide, inspire and build your confidence as you play with line, collage, colour, mark making and form to create a representation of your inner Goddess.  

£12/£10.80, pre-booking required. Adults only. https://www.forest-arts.co.uk/event/goddess-workshop                                    

Confidence, Positivity and Communication– Saturday 9 March, 6pm-8pm            

Do you need help finding your confidence in presenting or need support speaking to a room full of people?  Build your confidence and self-esteem with some light improvisation with Actor Olivia Murphy. Improve your confidence, communication and positivity with guaranteed laughs! 

Free, pre-booking required. Adults only. https://www.forest-arts.co.uk/event/confidence-communication-and-positi…                                 


Ashcroft Mother's Day floristry workshop at Ashcroft Arts Centre – Fareham PO16 7DX

Saturday 9 March, 2pm - 4pm.

Join us at the Ashcroft Art Centre for a wonderful Mother’s Day experience. Expect hands-on guidance and expert tuition to complete your arrangement, and lots of tips and tricks to create your own designs at home. All abilities are welcomed, no experience is necessary.

Design complete, you can relax with Tea and Cake in our cafe bar to complete the experience. 

All materials and tools are provided. A wonderful opportunity to spend some quality time with loved ones. The price is for 2 people- includes all material and refreshments.£40.50 for 2 people pre-booking required. Ages 16+. https://www.ashcroft.org.uk/event/mothers-day-florestry-workshop


Mums go free at Winchester City Museum – Winchester SO23 9ES

Sunday 10 March, standard opening hours.                                                     

Join us at Winchester City Museum to celebrate all the wonderful Mums out there this Mother's Day! With crafts and activities for all ages, from creating your own homemade Mother's Day card to playing a family game of Anglo-Saxon 9 Men’s Morris, there will be fun for all the family!

Free day ticket only. https://www.hampshireculture.org.uk/event/mothers-day-city-museum                           

To find out more, visit https://www.hampshireculture.org.uk/whats-on/mothers-day.                                                    

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