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Osborne

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Historic House / Palace

Osborne House
EAST COWES
Isle of Wight
PO32 6JX

Tel: 01983 200022

Fax: 01983 281380/297281

Osborne

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Adult Ticket£15.00 per ticket
Child Ticket (5-15 Yrs)£9.00 per ticket
Concession Ticket£13.50 per ticket
Family Ticket (2 Adults & 3 Children)£39.00 per ticket
MembersFree

Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.

Facilities

Provider Preferences

  • Indoor Attraction - Osborne House and Swiss Cottage
  • No Smoking Attraction
  • Outdoor Attraction - Garden, grounds and beach

Accessibility

  • Accessible Lift - To first floor
  • Disabled persons toilet
  • Guide Dogs Permitted
  • No dogs (Guide dogs accepted)
  • Parking Areas for Disabled Visitors
  • Ramp/Level Access
  • Wheelchair user accessible

Children & Infants

  • Baby changing
  • Children's Meals
  • Family Friendly, Children Welcome
  • Highchair(s) available
  • Outdoor children’s play area

Parking & Transport

  • Coach parking
  • Free parking
  • Green Transport - On bus routes, bike stands available. Walk from East Cowes ferry is 20 minutes
  • Off-road parking
  • On Site Car Parking
  • On site parking
  • Parking (free)

Catering

  • Cafe
  • Catering for groups
  • On-Site cafe/restaurant
  • Outdoor eating area
  • Picnic area
  • Picnic Site
  • Refreshments Available
  • Restaurant
  • Vegetarians catered for

Payment Methods

  • Approx length of visit - 3 - 4 hours
  • Groups Accepted
  • Maestro
  • Maestro Accepted
  • MasterCard
  • MasterCard accepted
  • Min group size - 11
  • Visa
  • Visa accepted

Establishment Features

  • All weather attraction
  • Beach / Coast within walking distance - Queen Victoria's private beach
  • Beach/Coast 10 min walking distance
  • Conference facilities
  • Event Venue
  • Garden / Grounds for visitors use
  • Gay/Lesbian Friendly
  • Gift shop
  • Grazing Paddock for horses
  • Groups by arrangement
  • Groups welcome
  • Guided tours
  • Guided tours by arrangement
  • Licensed for alcohol - In the Terrace Restaurant
  • Marquee Space Available
  • Meeting rooms
  • Open all year round
  • Open on bank holidays
  • Special Opening for Groups by Arrangement
  • Team / Corporate Activities

Specialist Features

  • Baggage Storage
  • Cyclists welcome
  • Educational Groups
  • Family Fun
  • Marketed Towards Children
  • Marketed Towards Families
  • Marketed Towards Senior Citizens
  • Marketed towards student/youth

Tours and Demonstrations

  • Educational Visits Accepted
  • Guided Tours Available for Groups
  • Guided Tours Available for Individuals - Winter guided tours only

Travel & Trade

  • Group discounts available
  • Min group size numeric qualifier - 11

Group Travel

  • Out of Hours Visits

Map & Directions

Road Directions

From Fishbourne ferry, B3339 (Fishbourne lane), A3054 to Newport, A3021 to East Cowes.

From Yarmouth ferry, A3054 to Newport, A3054 to Ryde, A3021 to East Cowes.

Public Transport Directions

Train; Ryde Esplanade 7 miles, Wootton (IOW Steam railway) 3miles.

Bus; Southern Vectis 4, Ryde E Cowes, 5 Newport – E Cowes.

Ferry; Ferry East Cowes 1 ½ miles (Wightlink 08713761000) (Hovertravel (023) 9281 1000 ) ( Red Funnel -0844 844 9988).

For further bus information please contact Southern Vectis at www.islandbuses.info/ or +44 0871 200 2233 (bus times) / +44 01983 827000 (head office).

TripAdvisor

TripAdvisor
  • Certificate of Excellence 2016

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

  • Excellent
    1961
  • Very Good
    811
  • Average
    204
  • Poor
    59
  • Terrible
    19

Recent Reviews:

  • JuliaNorthampton_UK
    Northampton, UK
    Trip Type:
    Solo travel
    My first English Heritage visit
    4 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 23rd April 2017
    Lovely mixture, house, garden, seashore, woodland, history, art and a great opportunity to take photos. All the staff were helpful and well informed, although as they move around the rooms quite... Read full review
  • hilarygreen1
    Gloucestershire, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    Coach trip
    4 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 23rd April 2017
    Really enjoyed our visit. Very interesting and learned quite a lot about Queen Victoria's family life. Some of the rooms were lovely and the ceilings were fantastic. The terraced garden was a... Read full review
  • ab16bnd
    Southampton, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Fantastic day out allow at least 3 hours
    5 of 5 stars
    Saturday, 22nd April 2017
    If your really interested in our history of our Royal family and where Queen Victoria lived and raised her children this is well worth a visit. To go around the house if you take your time takes... Read full review

Opening Times

Dec' 17 - Jan '18 (27 Dec 2016 - 1 Jan 2018)
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Bank HolidayClosed
Summer 2017 (1 Apr 2017 - 30 Sept 2017)
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Sunday10:0018:00
October 2017 (1 Oct 2017 - 31 Oct 2017)
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Wednesday10:0017:00
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Sunday10:0017:00
November 2017 (1 Nov 2017 - 14 Nov 2017)
DayTimes
MondayClosed
TuesdayClosed
WednesdayClosed
ThursdayClosed
FridayClosed
Saturday10:0016:00
Sunday10:0016:00
Nov/Dec 2017 (15 Nov 2017 - 23 Dec 2017)
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MondayClosed
TuesdayClosed
Wednesday10:0016:00
Thursday10:0016:00
FridayClosed
Saturday10:0016:00
Sunday10:0016:00
Dec '17 (24 Dec 2017 - 26 Dec 2017)
DayTimes
SundayClosed*
MondayClosed*
TuesdayClosed*
February Half Term (20 Feb 2018 - 24 Feb 2018)
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Spring 2018 (1 Mar 2018 - 31 Mar 2018)
DayTimes
MondayClosed*
TuesdayClosed*
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Thursday10:0016:00*
Friday10:0016:00*
Saturday10:0016:00*
Sunday10:0016:00*
Dates and times marked with a '*' are provisional and may be subject to change

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