FLOWERDOWN BARROWS

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Looking for: Heritage, Historical
Address: Littleton, Winchester, Hampshire SO22 6PS
Postcode: SO22 6PS
Age Group: All Ages
Kids Activity: Outdoors
Telephone: 0370 333 1181
Website: Click Here

The Flowerdown Barrows are three well-preserved Bronze Age burial mounds on the edge of the village of Littleton. Constructed 4,000 years ago, they were once part of a much larger 'barrow cemetery'.
There are two bowl barrows, and the largest and finest disc barrow in Hampshire.

Read more about the history of Flowerdown Barrows.

BEFORE YOU GO
Parking: Please park considerately in nearby roads.

How to Find It: The barrows can be found off the B3049, out of Winchester to Littleton, t the crossroads in centre of village

Please be aware: The site is exposed, so come prepared with suitable clothing

PLAN A GREAT DAY OUT
Pack up a picnic and explore Wolvesey Castle, just a couple of miles away in the centre of Winchester. Slightly further afield you'll find the impressive remains of Bishop's Waltham Palace.

Head to the coast to visit Portchester Castle, where you can enjoy great views, discover the castle's history with an audio tour and find a souvenir in the gift shop.

OPENING TIMES

30 APRIL 2017 - 24 MARCH 2018
Open any reasonable time during daylight hours
25 MARCH 2018 ONWARDS
Opening times will be available nearer the time