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What is Winchester Residents’ Week?

Cheese and Chilli Festival
Cheese and Chilli Festival

If you live in the Winchester district this week is all about you!

Businesses in the area are offering discounted entry, freebies and added extras from 18 – 26 April to entice residents to explore what is right on your doorstep and to love Winchester.

Bring proof that you live locally along to selected businesses between Saturday 18 April and Sunday 26 April to discover somewhere new in the district.

Winchester City Museum

How much do you know about the history of Winchester? Explore the Westgate Museum and the Winchester City Museum for free on selected dates and travel back through the district’s rich history. Book yourself onto a tour of Winchester College or explore the city on a guided tour and see what you can discover.

If you’re visiting the city centre call into the new café bar at the Theatre Royal, Winchester for 25% off your hot drink.

Chawton House Library

Or maybe you’d prefer to explore the district? Visit Chawton House or Gilbert White and the Oates Collections and take a walk around their stunning gardens and charming country homes for free.

So whether you want to reduce your carbon footprint, would like to visit somewhere by bicycle, or just want to find some local gems to share with your friends and family, Residents’ Week is the perfect time to explore and fall in love with Winchester all over again.

See these offers and so many more here.

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If you are a business and would like to get involved please contact