To provide you with the best experience, cookies are used on this site. Find out more here.

Allow cookies
Dinosaur Isle

Dinosaur Isle

Isle of Wight Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions

Search Things to Do

What:
Where:
Name / Keyword:

Search Things to Do

What:
Where:

Number of results:

Number of results: 18

  1. Type

    Type:

    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...

  2. Type

    Type:

    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.

  3. Type

    Type:

    Model / Miniature Village

    GODSHILL

    This beautiful Model Village is set in nearly two acres of gorgeous landscaped gardens, a real retro find. A quintessentially English visitor attraction! Something for the gardeners and dreamers amongst us.

  4. Type

    Type:

    Museum

    BRADING

    This internationally acclaimed museum contains one of the finest collections of antique dolls and toys in Britain. Numbering over 2000 exhibits dating from circa 2000 BC to circa 1945 the collection has been widely exhibited on BBC and ITV and with...

  5. Type

    Type:

    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

  6. Type

    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.

  7. Type

    Type:

    Historic Site

    ALUM BAY

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

  8. Type

    Type:

    Arts Centre

    NEWPORT

    The Quay Arts Centre is the Isle of Wight’s leading art gallery and venue for live arts events. It is situated in a converted 19th Century brewery warehouse complex located at the head of the River Medina in the centre of Newport.

    The complex was...

  9. Add Isle of Wight Steam Railway to your Itinerary

    Tourism For All

    Self-Assessed Accessibility Information

    Type

    Type:

    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.

  10. Add Cowes Maritime Museum to your Itinerary

    Tourism For All

    Self-Assessed Accessibility Information

    Type

    Type:

    Museum

    WEST COWES

    Cowes Maritime Museum displays a selection of objects and images which help to tell the story of Cowes and its important maritime heritage.

  11. Type

    Type:

    Museum

    Freshwater

    Former home of Julia Margaret Cameron, noted 19thC portrait photographer. Houses Cameron's permanent exhibition, camera museum, study facility, contempory photographic exhibition.

  12. Type

    Type:

    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.

    OPEN:
    *...

  13. Type

    Type:

    Museum

    RYDE

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

  14. Type

    Type:

    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...

  15. Add Newport Roman Villa to your Itinerary

    Tourism For All

    Self-Assessed Accessibility Information

    Type

    Type:

    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.

  16. Type

    Type:

    Abbey / Priory

    RYDE

    Quarr Abbey is a working Benedictine monastery and is set in beautiful and peaceful surroundings and can be found just outside of Ryde.

  17. Add Dimbola Museum and Galleries to your Itinerary

    Tourism For All

    Self-Assessed Accessibility Information

    Type

    Type:

    Museum

    FRESHWATER BAY

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

  18. Type

    Type:

    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...

tweet, follow, share....join in!