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Dinosaur Isle

Dinosaur Isle

Isle of Wight Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions

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    Model / Miniature Village

    GODSHILL

    This beautiful Model Village nestles in the grounds of the Old Vicarage. Set in nearly two acres of gorgeous landscaped gardens this is a real retro find - a quintessentially English visitor attraction.

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    Museum

    High Street, NEWPORT

    Designed by John Nash and built in 1816, the historic Guildhall is home to the Museum of Island History.

    Discover the Island from pre-historic past to the present day with:

    * Touch Screen Computers.

    * Hands on Exhibits.

    * Quizzes...

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    Craft Centre

    Near Calbourne, YARMOUTH

    Visit our working studio at Chessell Pottery Barns where you can have a go at painting your own hand made English pottery.

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    Church / Chapel

    EAST COWES

    This is the church used by Queen Victoria when she was in residence at Osborne House.

    The church is run by volunteers and there is a guide on duty in the church. 

    Exhibition located within the Church and Church Centre:

    There is a...

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    Museum

    RYDE

    An impressive collection of Island buses and coaches are housed here.

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    Observatory / Planetarium

    Newchurch

    Isle of Wight Observatory welcomes visitors interested in finding out about astronomy.

  7. Add Donald McGill Postcard Museum to your Itinerary

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    Museum

    RYDE

    The purpose of this museum is to pay homage to Donald McGill, who spent his life creating original artworks for the then thriving postcard industry. Donald's Cards depict anything and everyone - his watchful eye never missed a humorous situation.

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    Heritage / Visitor Centre

    VENTNOR

    A small museum that has recently been redeveloped showing themed exhibition of historical photographs and artefacts.

  9. Add Dimbola Museum and Galleries to your Itinerary

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    Museum

    FRESHWATER BAY

    Home and workplace of the internationally acclaimed Victorian photographer Julia Margaret Cameron.

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    Observatory / Planetarium

    YARMOUTH

    The Island Planetarium offers a fascinating journey through time & space; stimulating your imagination & mind, in our astrodome theatre & exhibition.This man-made Universe will take you places you have never been before.

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    Museum

    SANDOWN

    In a spectacular pterosaur shaped building on Sandown’s blue flag beach walk back through fossilised time and meet life sized replica dinosaurs

  12. Add Fort Victoria Model Railway to your Itinerary

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    Museum

    YARMOUTH

    The Model Railway is an 'all weather' attraction, situated at Fort Victoria near Yarmouth. The layout provides a variety of operations which can be enjoyed by all fascinated by the miniature world of rail. Also a railway model shop.

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    Historic Site

    BRIGHSTONE

    The picturesque thatched vernacular and much photographed Grade II listed cottages owned by the National Trust in North Street include the Community Library and a free museum.

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    Gallery

    EAST COWES

    The Gallery is 100 yards across the road from the Classic Boat Museum on the seafront in East Cowes and we display a wide variety of maritime yachting, sailing, and historical photos, models, trophies and books, most with local associations.

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    Museum

    NEWPORT

    We are home to the largest collection of post boxes and memrobilia in the country. Individuals or parties are welcome by appointment to view and study this eccentric collection.

    Recommended donation £3 per person

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    Museum

    VENTNOR

    Local historical and nautical exhibition, models, artefacts, antique engravings and photographs depicting Victorian and Edwardian Ventnor.

    Blakes Longshoremen have been protecting Ventnor Beach since 1830 and are best known now for providing...

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    Museum

    ARRETON

    Located within a thriving craft village, the centre houses the largest exhibition of its kind in the UK. Bursting with thousands of relics from shipwrecks and "Treasures from the Deep" including beautiful "Pieces of Eight", Spanish Gold, and items...

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    Heritage / Visitor Centre

    RYDE

    Situated in the historic Royal Victoria Arcade in Ryde, the centre is open to the public all year round. You will find hundreds of items of local interest, video clips, and a photographic archive with many thousands of searchable images,

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    Heritage / Visitor Centre

    BEMBRIDGE

    A fascinating collection of artifacts, models and photos showing the history of Bembridge – together with a restored PLUTO pump from WW2.

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    Museum

    WEST COWES

    Open: Tuesday - Saturday (May - September): 10am - 4pm

    The museum is a collection of fine marine paintings, nautical instruments and yachting memorabilia gathered by Sir Max & housed in an 18th Century sail maker's loft.

    * Private tours can...

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