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£15.20 per ticket
Child Ticket (5-15 Yrs)£9.10 per ticket
Concession Ticket£13.70 per ticket
Family Ticket (1 Adult & Up To 3 Children)£24.30 per ticket
Family Ticket (2 Adults & 3 Children)£39.50 per ticket
MembersFree

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

Facilities

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

Catering

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

Children & Infants

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

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
  • Gift shop
  • Grazing Paddock for horses
  • Groups by arrangement
  • Groups welcome
  • Guided tours
  • Guided tours by arrangement
  • LGBT Friendly
  • 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

Group Travel

  • Out of Hours Visits

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)

Payment Methods

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

Provider Preferences

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

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

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 bus information please visit the Southern Vectis website - www.islandbuses.info/

TripAdvisor

TripAdvisor

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

4.5 of 5 stars
  • Travelers Choice 2020
  • Excellent
    3451
  • Very Good
    1341
  • Average
    380
  • Poor
    137
  • Terrible
    72

Recent Reviews:

  • VioletEmily
    Royal Tunbridge Wells, United Kingdom
    Wish I had waited until the house etc. Is back open
    2 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 13th October 2020
    4 of us paid nearly £75 to see a couple of rooms and a couple of corridors which took us about 20 minutes max. There was No information on ANY of the paintings or ornaments etc. So we were still no... Read full review
  • Fin2006
    Sunbury-On-Thames, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Slightly disappointing in these Covid times
    3 of 5 stars
    Thursday, 15th October 2020
    I agree with some of the other reviews on here... only the ground floor is open (which we knew ahead of time) but even that was something of a disappointment unfortunately. We were queuing behind... Read full review
  • ianrobb
    Dursley, United Kingdom
    Mean spirited?
    3 of 5 stars
    Monday, 19th October 2020
    This was our second visit to Osbourne House. As other recent reviews have highlighted, due to Covid - only a few rooms on the ground floor of the house are open. However, English Heritage are still... Read full review

Awards

  • Visit BritainWe're Good to Go We're Good to Go 2020

Opening Times

Open 2020 (1 Apr 2020 - 1 Nov 2020)
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November 2020 (2 Nov 2020 - 10 Nov 2020)
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MondayClosed
TuesdayClosed
WednesdayClosed
ThursdayClosed
FridayClosed
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Nov/Dec 2020 (11 Nov 2020 - 23 Dec 2020)
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Christmas & New Year 2020 (26 Dec 2020 - 1 Jan 2021)
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Jan/Feb 2021 (2 Jan 2021 - 14 Feb 2021)
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MondayClosed
TuesdayClosed
WednesdayClosed
ThursdayClosed
FridayClosed
Saturday10:0016:00
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February Half Term 2021 (15 Feb 2021 - 21 Feb 2021)
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Feb/March 2021 (24 Feb 2021 - 26 Mar 2021)
DayTimes
MondayClosed
TuesdayClosed
Wednesday10:0016:00
Thursday10:0016:00
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* Closed Christmas Eve & Christmas Day

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