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Library Sports Centre etc

Alton Community Centre - if you are looking for things to do, the University of the Third Age (U3A) offers people over the age of 50 a vast range of volunteer-run classes to suit most people's interests. The Lounge Bar offers Friday night music on most weeks of the year and our Adult Education programme (East Hampshire Leisure Learning) offers you a good choice of classes. Our Day Centre Community Club runs every Tuesday and our free drop in Memory Lane Café runs every Wednesday to support people with dementia or memory loss along with their carers . 


Amery Street, Alton, GU34 1HN

Tel: 01420 85057


Alton Library - includes Rhyme Time, Family History, Storytime etc


Vicarage Hill, Alton, GU34 1HT

Tel: 0845 6035631

****   Can't get to the Library?   ****

If you or you know someone who can't get to the library due to ill-health, disability or caring responsibilities, the library can come to you via our Home Library Service. We can arrange for you to have library books delivered to your home on a regular basis for free. We offer books in standard and large print and also have a wide range of audiobooks in different formats. For more information, or to sign up, please visit our website: Click Here



Hampshire Farmers' Market  brings fabulous produce to seven towns and cities across the county each and every month. Showcasing the best of what Hampshire has to offer, all of our stallholders are the producers; small businesses based in rural areas growing and rearing their own to bring to customers.



Alton Sports Centre


Chawton Park Road, Alton, GU34 1ST

Tel: 01420 540040


Jane Austen's House


Tel: 01420 83262

Email: [email protected]  


Chawton House


Email: [email protected] 

Tel: 01420 541010.


Gilbert White's House


Gilbert White’s House, The Wakes, High Street, Selborne, GU34 3JH

Email: [email protected] 

Tel: 01420 511275


Watercress Line


The Watercress Line, The Railway Station, Alresford, Hampshire, SO24 9JG

Email: [email protected]

Tel: 01962 733810


Curtis Museum


Curtis Museum, High Street, Alton GU34 1BA

Tel: 01420 82802