ABOUT THE CITY OF WINCHESTER UK
Winchester is the ancient Capital of Wessex, the County Town of Hampshire, England. It is the burial place of many of
England’s Kings, Queens, Saints, and famous people such as Jane Austen, Izaac Walton and Keats.
Here the rule of Common Law was established, the Domesday Book compiled, and the Winchester Bible written.
Many ancient institutions, such as hospitals, schools and religious foundations still survive to influence daily life in the City today.
The City of Winchester website is a travel guide to Winchester, Hampshire, UK.
Here you can see pictures of Winchester and discover aspects of the City that are not readily available via other web sites about Winchester.
The aim of this site is to provide you a useful ‘insiders’ guide to Winchester and its surrounding area. Find pictures of the World famous
Winchester Cathedral, and ‘King Arthur’s’ Round Table. Discover some of the history of Winchester and the
People that shaped the City.
It’s one persons, sometimes quirky, view of the City.
Please enjoy your visit to City of Winchester, UK.