Welcome to Wickham History Society

Wickham History Society is an active and friendly voluntary civic organisation founded in January 1960 that exists to:

  • Gather information about the history of Wickham and help make it available to all who are interested.
  • Promote the preservation of old buildings, monuments, records, maps and traditions of Wickham.
  • Foster interest in Wickham’s history and historical research through this website and through publications, and by arranging lectures, visits and exhibitions.
Find out more

2000 years of history in one attractive Hampshire village.

Upcoming Meetings

2019 Meetings

The AGM – the last of the 2018-2019 programme – was held on Tuesday 28th May Tuesday. Read the Chair’s annual report.

The AGM was followed by David Houghton’s talk ‘Tales my father told me: One man’s early life in Wickham’ is now available.

Our second Wickham History Walk of the summer will take place on 15th July at a cost of £2 (free to WHS members). History Walks can be booked here.

Our 2019-2020 programme will begin on Tuesday 24th September.

The full programme can be viewed under Meetings.

Meetings are held at 7.30 pm the fourth Tuesday of the month at the Wickham Centre. Members and visitors (£2.50 non-WHS members – no need to book) are always welcome.

Do you have something to contribute to the society?