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  1. 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

    RE-OPENING FROM 12TH APRIL 2021 - 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…

    Awards

    • Visit Britain We're Good to Go 2021We're Good to Go
  2. 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…

  3. Add Carisbrooke Castle to your Itinerary

    Carisbrooke Castle

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    Castle / Fort

    NEWPORT

    RE-OPENING ON 29TH MARCH 2021 - Visit Carisbrooke Castle and enjoy over 800 years of history!

    Awards

    • Visit Britain We're Good to Go 2021We're Good to Go
  4. Add Osborne to your Itinerary

    Osborne

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    Historic House / Palace

    EAST COWES

    OPEN NOW - 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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    • Visit Britain We're Good to Go 2021We're Good to Go
  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…

  6. 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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  7. 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…

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    From:
    1 Jan 2021to31 Dec 2021
  8. Add Farringford to your Itinerary

    Farringford

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    Historic House / Palace

    FRESHWATER BAY

    Farringford on the Isle of Wight was home to Alfred, Lord Tennyson, Poet Laureate from 1850 until his death in 1892.

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    From:
    1 Jan 2021to31 Dec 2021
  9. Add Adventure Out! Outdoor Games to your Itinerary

    Adventure Out! Outdoor Games

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    Family Fun & Activities

    Wroxall, VENTNOR

    OPEN FROM THE 30TH APRIL 2021 - Prepare to time-travel with our exciting outdoor adventure experiences: enjoy puzzles, quests and quizzes with family or friends!

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    From:
    1 Jan 2021to29 Apr 2021
    From:
    30 Apr 2021to30 Sept 2021
  10. 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
  11. 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
  12. 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.

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    From:
    26 Mar 2021to31 Oct 2021
    From:
    1 May 2021to31 Oct 2021
  13. 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…

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    From:
    2 Jan 2021to24 Dec 2021
  14. 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…

  15. 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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    From:
    1 Jan 2021to31 Dec 2021
  16. Add Earl of Yarborough Monument to your Itinerary

    Earl of Yarborough Monument

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    Historic Site

    BEMBRIDGE

    Charles Pelham of Brocklesby Park, Lincolnshire, was created 1st Earl of Yarborough in 1837. By marriage, he inherited Appuldurcombe, once the grandest mansion on the Isle of Wight, and it became his second home. As he was the first Commodore of the…

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    From:
    1 Jan 2021to31 Dec 2021
  17. 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
  18. Add Newtown Old Town Hall to your Itinerary

    Newtown Old Town Hall

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    Historic Site

    Newtown

    This ancient building is the only remaining evidence of the former importance of Newtown.

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  19. Add Earl Mountbatten Monument to your Itinerary

    Earl Mountbatten Monument

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    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 The Needles Old Battery & New Battery to your Itinerary

    The Needles Old Battery & New Battery

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    Historic Site

    ALUM BAY

    RE-OPENING 12TH APRIL 2021 - A spectacularly sited, cliff top fort overlooking The Needles Rocks, in the care of the National Trust.

    Dates

    From:
    12 Apr 2021to31 Oct 2021

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