Petersfield High Street North

Part of front cover designed by Edward Grainger for Petersfield Monographs No. 2 entitled ‘High Street Petersfield’.

Visits

The Tudor House Museum, Southampton

Sunday 10 May 2015

For the second year we returned to learn more of Southampton’s ancient past with a visit to the Grade 1 listed Tudor House Museum. Our excellent guide, Andrew Skinner, took us on a fascinating tour of the site covering 830 years from the adjoining King John’s Palace dating from Norman times, to the Tudor House as viewed today. 

The house was originally three small houses, which were converted in 1491 into one property by John Dawtrey, an MP and Sheriff, who supplied food for Henry VIII’s navy.

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How To Join

Contact us for an application form. Membership costs £12 per person or £17 per couple. This includes eight meetings per year with a speaker and five optional meetings of the Society’s Archaeological Group. You will also receive a copy of the Society’s twice-yearly bulletin.

Petersfield Museum

Petersfield Museum

Visit the Petersfield Museum to see some of the archival work PAHS has undertaken.

Musical Festival

Petersfield Musical Festival Petersfield Musical Festival has entertained the town with choral music for over 100 years.

Physic Garden

fritillaryThe Physic Garden is open daily except Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year’s day. Check the website for times. Entrance is free.

People of the Heath

People of the Heath Visit People of the Heath for more on the excavation of the Petersfield Heath barrows.