From its alleged Pirate roots through to the city's role in D-Day - discover Portsmouth's history.
Healing hot springs, Roman Baths and Jane Austen. Inspire your family with a journey through Bath’s history.
Visit Porchester’s medieval stronghold and climb aboard the HMS Alliance and discover Hampshire’s past.
From 70,000,000 BC through to modern history, take a look at Kent’s wide reaching past.
Dreamlike landscapes, adventure playgrounds and an Olympian Trail, get inspired by Ironbridge’s history.
From William the Conquerer to The Bard, take an historic journey through Shakespeare’s England.
England’s maritime muscle is celebrated on the south coast, where museums and attractions house awesome arsenals and commemorate key wartime events, says Sarah Baxter
From ancient spas to Georgian splendour, the sights of Bath offer up a unique living history, says Paul Bloomfield
Paul Bloomfield discovers fun, firepower and a fabulous forest in this storied part of the south-east
Paul Bloomfield on the birthplace of a different kind of heavy metal.
Sample some family fun in this historic region. By Pete Browning