At the Heart of the Community
Located in the centre of New Milton, the Memorial Centre is right at the heart of the Community, a moment’s walking distance from the main-line railway station and the main shopping street. New Milton is a busy market town of 26,000 people and a major commercial, social & touristic hub for the New Forest and south coast.
The New Milton Memorial Centre is the largest indoor community facility between Southampton and Bournemouth with an audience capacity of over 350. This, combined with a well equipped stage area and wings, makes it ideal for large theatrical and musical performances, dances, parties, wedding receptions, lectures and Conferences. Read More…
Professional support & advice
The New Milton Memorial Centre is staffed by a friendly and enthusiastic administration and maintenance team, supported by qualified technical specialists as required.
Music, Dance, Drama & Special Events
We are able to tailor our facilities to your requirements. In addition to the main Memorial Hall, which has a seating capacity of 350 theatre style or 250 at tables, there are two further meeting rooms, the Festival Room and the Hampshire Room, with capacities from 25 to 100 people, together with a large foyer & bar, a kitchen and other areas which complete this unique venue. We are also able to offer a range of sound, lighting and IT facilities to help make your meeting or event that bit more special. Read more….
Regular meetings, events, activities & classes
There is a full programme of regular meetings of societies, leisure events, yoga, keep fit, dancing, art classes and various other activities happening at the Centre throughout the week. To find out if there is an activity which takes your interest, go to our ‘Events page’ where there is a diary with contact details for the activities on offer. Read More…
If you’re keen to be involved in the community and would like to help us improve what we offer, why not become a member of ‘The Friends of the Memorial Centre’? Whatever your strengths & abilities, we welcome the support of volunteers across the board and you would be playing an important part in helping to improve what we offer and keeping the Centre ‘at the heart of the community’. Read More…
This year’s production of Sleeping Beauty at The Memorial Centre given by the talented cast of The New Forest Players and directed by Sarah Haberfield was a resounding success and has received excellent media reviews, including this one below by Scene One, the online organ of the dramatic community:- Continue Reading
Issue 1 leaflet is now available, collect from the centre or view it online.
Dates for your diary:
|27th & 28th March 2020||Milton Academy of Dance|
|4th April 2020||2th New Milton Beer Festival|
|1st & 2nd May 2020||VE75 – New Milton Remembers “We’ll Meet Again” variety concert|
|3rd May 2020||Questa Musica orchestral concert|
|16th May 2020||New Forest Ukulele Festival|
Upcoming Special Events
Get in touch!
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If you would prefer, you could even give us a call on our phone number found at the top of the website and have a chat with one of our team.