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  1. Add Osborne to your Itinerary

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    Osborne

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    Historic House / Palace

    EAST COWES

    Step into Queen Victoria’s favourite country home and experience a world unchanged since the monarch died here just over 100 years ago.

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    1 Jan 2022to31 Dec 2022
  2. Add Osborne - Victoria's Island Trail to your Itinerary

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    Osborne - Victoria's Island Trail

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    Historic House / Palace

    EAST COWES

    Designed by Prince Albert in an Italianate style, Osborne was the much-loved seaside home of Queen Victoria, her husband and their nine children. Osborne was a regal dwelling but also very much a private family home that reflected the royal family’s…

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    1 Apr 2022to30 Sept 2022
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    1 Mar 2023to31 Mar 2023
  3. Add Isle of Wight Steam Railway to your Itinerary

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    Isle of Wight Steam Railway

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    Steam Railway

    HAVENSTREET

    Inspiring, surprising and Award-Winning… Equally appealing to adults and families, your visit to The Isle of Wight Steam Railway will charm, engage and captivate, leaving you with some lasting memories of a special day out..

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    20 Mar 2022to5 Nov 2022
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    3 Dec 2022to1 Jan 2023
  4. Add Carisbrooke Castle to your Itinerary

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    Carisbrooke Castle

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    Castle / Fort

    CARISBROOKE

    Visit Carisbrooke Castle and enjoy over 800 years of history!

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    1 Jan 2022to31 Dec 2022
  5. Add St. Mildred's Church - Victoria's Island Trail to your Itinerary

    St. Mildred's Church - Victoria's Island Trail

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    Church / Chapel

    EAST COWES

    Just a short carriage ride from Osborne, St Mildred’s Church, Whippingham was redesigned by Prince Albert, and rebuilt in a style considered to be more suitable for the royal family. The family worshipped at St Mildred’s when in residence at Osborne…

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    1 Apr 2022to31 Oct 2022
  6. Add Northwood House - Victoria's Island Trail to your Itinerary

    Northwood House - Victoria's Island Trail

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    Special Interest

    WEST COWES

    Bought 1793, and extensively renovated in 1837, Northwood House was part of a huge estate owned by the Ward family. The manor house was the venue for Victorian high society balls and parties, many of which were attended by Queen Victoria, Prince

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    1 Jan 2022to31 Dec 2022
  7. Add Ventnor Botanic Garden - Victoria's Island Trail to your Itinerary

    Ventnor Botanic Garden - Victoria's Island Trail

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    Historic Site

    St Lawrence

    The former Royal National Hospital for Diseases of the Chest, founded in 1868 in the Victorian heyday of ‘taking the cure’ at the seaside is now Ventnor Botanic Garden. The “Chusan Palm” Trachycarpus fortune are the oldest palms in the British Isles…

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    1 Jan 2022to31 Dec 2022
  8. Add Island Planetarium and Robert Hooke Exhibition to your Itinerary

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    Island Planetarium and Robert Hooke Exhibition

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    Observatory / Planetarium

    YARMOUTH

    For over 25 years, the Island Planetarium has been taking you on a fascinating journey through time and space in our immersive ASTRODOME 360 STAR-THEATRE; stimulating your mind and imagination.

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    1 Jan 2022to31 Oct 2022
  9. Add Shanklin Chine to your Itinerary

    Shanklin Chine

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    Historic Site

    SHANKLIN

    Historic gorge with dramatic waterfalls and nature trail.

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    31 Mar 2022to6 Nov 2022
  10. Add Church Litten Park Gateway to your Itinerary

    Church Litten Park Gateway

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    Historic Site

    NEWPORT

    Church Litten was the burial ground for St. Thomas's Church, Newport. The cemetery dates back to 1583, in the reign of Queen Elizabeth I. It was formed shortly after Newport was hit by the plague. Previously Newport had no burial ground, being part…

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    1 Jan 2022to31 Dec 2022
  11. Add Bembridge Heritage Visitor Centre to your Itinerary

    Bembridge Heritage Visitor Centre

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    Heritage / Visitor Centre

    BEMBRIDGE

    Bembridge Heritage Visitor Centre brings together the diverse stories of a seaside village.

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    1 Apr 2022to31 Oct 2022
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    1 Nov 2022to31 Mar 2023
  12. Add Sir Robert Holmes Monument to your Itinerary

    Sir Robert Holmes Monument

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    Historic Site

    YARMOUTH

    Sir Robert Holmes, an adventurer with a record of overseas exploits, was a prominent local figure; he became Captain (Governor) of the Island in 1668. The present George Hotel in Yarmouth was probably his house at the time of his death in 1692…

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    1 Jan 2022to31 Dec 2022
  13. Add The Needles Landmark Attraction - Victoria's Island Trail to your Itinerary

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    The Needles Landmark Attraction - Victoria's Island Trail

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    Family Fun & Activities

    ALUM BAY

    The Marconi Monument at The Needles Landmark Attraction commemorates the spot where Guglielmo Marconi set up his revolutionary wireless equipment and sent the very first wireless transmission. In August 1898, Queen Victoria was said to be…

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    2 Jan 2022to24 Dec 2022
  14. Add Farringford - Victoria's Island Trail to your Itinerary

    Farringford - Victoria's Island Trail

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    Special Interest

    FRESHWATER BAY

    The Isle of Wight retreat of Poet Laureate Alfred, Lord Tennyson, Farringford was the centre of the Freshwater Circle group of writers, artists and intellectuals.Tennyson was a regular guest at Osborne. Prince Albert visited Farringford in 1856,…

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  15. Add 1970 Isle of Wight Festival Site to your Itinerary

    1970 Isle of Wight Festival Site

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    Historic Site

    FRESHWATER

    Visit the legendary site of the original 1970 Isle of Wight Festival.

    V-DUB ISLAND - 14TH AUGUST 2014 - 18TH AUGUST.
    This year V-Dub Island (now in its Fourth year) has moved to its new site - East Afton Farm – home of the world’s largest music…

  16. Add Dimbola Museum and Galleries to your Itinerary

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    Dimbola Museum and Galleries

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    Museum

    FRESHWATER BAY

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

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    1 Apr 2022to30 Sept 2022
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    1 Oct 2022to31 Mar 2023
  17. Add Bembridge Windmill to your Itinerary

    Bembridge Windmill

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    Windmill

    BEMBRIDGE

    Built around 1700 this is the only surviving windmill on the Island and has most of its original machinery intact on four floors which are accessed by steep steps. It was in operation throughout the Victorian period and only closed in 1913.…

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  18. Add Prince Consort Building - Victoria's Island Trail to your Itinerary

    Prince Consort Building - Victoria's Island Trail

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    RYDE

    Now a private residence, the Prince Consort building was previously known as the Royal Victoria Yacht Club and overlooks the Solent from the western end of the esplanade at Ryde. It was built as a private place for the Queen, because the Royal Yacht…

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    1 Jan 2022to31 Dec 2022
  19. Add Newport Minster - Victoria's Island Trail to your Itinerary

    Newport Minster - Victoria's Island Trail

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    Church / Chapel

    NEWPORT

    Initially rebuilt by Queen Victoria and Prince Albert because they thought it wasn’t suitable to house the remains of Princess Elizabeth, Charles 1’s daughter, Prince Albert laid the foundation stone for the new church in 1854. Queen Victoria also

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    1 Jan 2022to31 Dec 2022
  20. Add Newport Roman Villa to your Itinerary

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    Newport Roman Villa

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    Historic Site

    NEWPORT

    On the edge of Newport town centre, the remains of this Roman farmhouse are well worth discovering. The villa has one of the finest bath suites in southern England and there are hands on activities for all of the family.

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    1 July 2022to31 Aug 2022
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    1 Sept 2022to30 Sept 2022

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