History and Heritage Isle of Wight

& HERITAGE

HISTORY

LANDMARKS / LEGACY /
GARDENS

Carisbrooke Castle Isle of Wight

Carisbrooke, PO30 1XY

Famous for being the royal
prison to Charles I and you can
meet lovable donkeys.
Experiencepanoramic views
from high castle wall.

1100

CARISBROOKE CASTLE

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Quarr Abbey Isle of Wight

Ryde, PO33 4ES

Home to a small group of
Benedictine monks.
The nature of the site is a
haven for rare wildlife
and plants.

1323

QUARR ABBEY

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ST. CATHERINE'S LIGHTHOUSE Isle of Wight

Ventnor, PO38 2NF

Located on the picturesque
southern tip. Offers tours that
overlook the English Channel.

1323

ST. CATHERINE'S
LIGHTHOUSE

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Shanklin Chine Isle of Wight

Shanklin, PO37 6BW

Tranquil and picturesque
location for visitors to enjoy.
Marvel at its natural beauty
over a double century
of seasonal openings.

1817

SHANKLIN CHINE

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Osborne House Isle of Wight

East Cowes, PO32 6JX

Visit Queen Victoria’s
family home, their bathing
beach and children's
play-cottage for a glimpse
of royal family life.

1851

OSBORNE HOUSE

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Brading Roman Villa Isle of Wight

Brading, PO36 OPH

One of the finest
Roman sites in the UK,
with beautifully
preserved mosaic floors.

1879

BRADING ROMAN VILLA

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Steam Railway Isle of Wight

Havenstreet, PO33 4DS

Thrill to the sight
and sound of powerful
majestic steam engines
and breathe in the evocative
smells of a real steam railway.

1971

STEAM RAILWAY

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Ventnor Botanic Garden

Ventnor, PO38 1UL

Lies at the heart of a
remarkable microclimate
on the south coast
of the Island.

1970

VENTNOR BOTANIC
GARDEN

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Isle of Wight PO31 7AD

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Prospect Road, Cowes
Isle of Wight PO31 7AD

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Company Reg No. 11498869