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  1. Add Carisbrooke Castle to your Itinerary

    Carisbrooke Castle

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    Castle / Fort

    NEWPORT

    Visit Carisbrooke Castle and enjoy over 800 years of history!

    Awards

    • Visit Britain We're Good to Go 2021We're Good to Go
  2. Add Shanklin Chine to your Itinerary

    Shanklin Chine

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    Historic Site

    SHANKLIN

    Historic gorge with dramatic waterfalls and nature trail.

  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..

    Awards

    • Visit Britain We're Good to Go 2021We're Good to Go
  4. Add Osborne - Victoria's Island Trail to your Itinerary

    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…

  5. Add Osborne to your Itinerary

    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.

    Awards

    • Visit Britain We're Good to Go 2021We're Good to Go
  6. 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…

  7. Add Brading Roman Villa to your Itinerary

    Brading Roman Villa

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    Historic Site

    BRADING

    Have a day out with a difference at Brading Roman Villa. Visit one of the finest Roman sites in the UK, the award winning Visitor Centre and Museum offers a unique insight into Roman life in Britain.

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2021to31 Dec 2021

    Awards

    • Visit Britain We're Good to Go 2021We're Good to Go
  8. 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

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2021to31 Dec 2021
  9. Add Tennyson Monument to your Itinerary

    Tennyson Monument

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    Historic Site

    FRESHWATER

    The imposing memorial to Alfred, Lord Tennyson, the Victorian Poet Laureate, stands on the highest point of Tennyson Down (formerly High Down), a long chalk ridge with sheer cliffs on its south side.

    A late work designed by J.L. Pearson, it…

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    From:
    1 Jan 2021to31 Dec 2021
  10. Add The Needles Old Battery & New Battery to your Itinerary

    The Needles Old Battery & New Battery

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    Type:

    Historic Site

    ALUM BAY

    A spectacularly sited, cliff top fort overlooking The Needles Rocks, in the care of the National Trust.

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    From:
    6 Mar 2021to31 Oct 2021
  11. Add The Long Stone to your Itinerary

    The Long Stone

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    Historic Site

    MOTTISTONE

    Legend has it that St Catherine and the Devil had a contest to see who should control the Isle of Wight. The Long Stone’s tall iron sandstone pillar was supposedly thrown by St Catherine from the Down to the east which bears her name.

    At over 4m…

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2021to31 Dec 2021
  12. Add Shanklin Chine - Victoria's Island Trail to your Itinerary

    Shanklin Chine - Victoria's Island Trail

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    Historic Site

    SHANKLIN

    First opened to the public in 1817, the young Princess Victoria visited Shanklin Chine aged 14 with her mother in 1833. Entry was via Fisherman’s Cottage (open as a pub today) where local fisherman and smuggler William Colenutt charged an entrance…

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    From:
    8 Apr 2021to3 Nov 2021
  13. 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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    From:
    1 Jan 2021to31 Dec 2021
  14. Add Island Planetarium to your Itinerary

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    Island Planetarium

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    Observatory / Planetarium

    YARMOUTH

    The Island Planetarium has been "Reaching for the Stars" for over 20 years, offering a fascinating journey through time & space; stimulating your imagination & mind, in our astrodome theatre & exhibition.

    Dates

    From:
    26 Mar 2021to31 Oct 2021
    From:
    1 May 2021to31 Oct 2021
  15. Add The Needles Landmark Attraction - Victoria's Island Trail to your Itinerary

    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…

    Dates

    From:
    2 Jan 2021to24 Dec 2021
  16. Add Brading Station Heritage Exhibition and Visitor Centre to your Itinerary

    Brading Station Heritage Exhibition and Visitor Centre

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    Heritage / Visitor Centre

    BRADING

    BRADING STATION HERITAGE EXHIBITION & VISITOR CENTRE: Brading station forms the gateway to the wonderful historic town of Brading. It remains an operational railway station on the Island Line Railway with direct connections to the Wightlink ferry…

    Dates

    From:
    1 May 2021to31 Oct 2021
  17. Add Prince Consort Building - Victoria's Island Trail to your Itinerary

    Prince Consort Building - Victoria's Island Trail

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    Special Interest

    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…

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2021to31 Dec 2021
  18. 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…

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2021to31 Dec 2021
  19. Add Earl Mountbatten Monument to your Itinerary

    Earl Mountbatten Monument

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    Type:

    Historic Site

    NEWPORT

    Earl Mountbatten of Burma was the last Governor of the Isle of Wight. He held the position from 1965 until his death in 1979. He was killed by a bomb planted by the IRA that exploded on the boat he was sailing off the coast of the Republic of…

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2021to31 Dec 2021
  20. Add North Street, Brighstone - Village Library & Museum to your Itinerary

    North Street, Brighstone - Village Library & Museum

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    Type:

    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.

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2021to31 Dec 2021

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