55 mins train from Waterloo

How to get to878 ADcar-free

Visit 878 AD car-free

Visit by bus for just £2 each way. Most buses in England are offering £2 Single Fares until 31st December 2024. Our journey planner will show you if your route is included, or you can find a full list of participating operators and routes here.

It’s easy to reach 878 AD car-free. It is in the middle of Winchester, on the top floor of the Brooks Shopping Centre. This is 5 minutes from the bus station and 10-15 minutes from the train station.

Frequent buses run to Winchester from Southampton (bus 1, about 55 mins) and regular buses from Fareham (bus 69, 100 mins). Our journey planner will show you train and bus times and walking routes.

There are direct trains to Winchester train station from: London Waterloo (about 55 mins), Clapham Junction (50 mins), Oxford (70 mins), Bournemouth (55 mins), Southampton (15 mins), Poole (70 mins), Reading (35 mins), Basingstoke (15 mins), Portsmouth (40 mins), Fareham (25 mins) and Eastleigh (10 mins). If you travel by train, a Winchester PlusBus ticket gives you unlimited bus travel in the local area.

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Cyclists welcome - plan your route here

You can book a trio ticket which includes entry to Winchester City Museum and Westgate Museum.

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About 878 AD

Come here to immerse yourself in Anglo-Saxon life. At the centre you interact with character actors, video projections and antique objects. Children can try olden days games and take a treasure hunt quest.
Next, leave the building and walk around Winchester with your smartphone. An augmented reality app takes you on a tour of through early medieval Wessex, where you collect lost pieces of a map, practice archery and try artisan skills.

For any queries about visiting contact 878 AD on 01962454505 or info@878ad.co.uk

Address: 878 AD, The Brooks Shopping Centre, Winchester Hampshire, SO23 8QY. Visit Website