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#1 of 4 Museums in Ryde
All the volunteers are very friendly and seem to welcome visitors (not like some mainland transport related museums).
An enthusiastic welcome from the volunteer staff is a great start to a visit to this wonderful free museum, housed in a large warehouse near Ryde town centre.
Brading Roman Villa Brading 4.9 km away
#1 of 2 Museums in Brading
Fascinating dig with well preserved mosaics and an interesting and well presented museum.
Ignore OzGirl's sour review below, which reveals more about her than it does about the Roman Villa :-) This is a FANTASTIC little museum, and well worth a visit.
Carisbrooke Castle Newport 7.5 km away
#1 of 4 Museums in Newport
Great huge castle to explore with interesting museums inside.
Very interesting to visit the museums different sections and always enjoyed the tea room in the castle.
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Bembridge Lifeboat Station Bembridge 10.9 km away
#1 of 2 Museums in Bembridge
Also try & visit the Heritage Museum (check opening hours) - they have a good display about the older lifeboats & the bravery of the crews.
Jesse Lumb is now at Duxford museum near Cambridge, but apparently she's coming back to the Isle of Wight soon to go on display somewhere.
Glory Art Glass Sandown 4.3 km away
#1 of 2 Museums in Sandown
#1 of 1 Museums in Arreton
One of the most interesting museums I've visited
I would even go as far as saying that this is one of my favourite museums I have visited.
Quay Arts Newport 7.1 km away
#2 of 4 Museums in Newport
Their gift shop, unlike other museum stores, actually has some excellent work by local craftspeople as well.
Bus museum a short walk from here too.
Dinosaur Isle Sandown 5.3 km away
#2 of 2 Museums in Sandown
Researching the aquatic membranes and features of animals has enabled science to help produce waterproofing and textile strength for clothing so the museum is forward looking in its approach as well as fascinating...
A great museum for adults and children there is so much to look at and read, there is also loads of activities around the museum for children to do and upstairs there is activity sheets, books to look at and dress...
#1 of 4 Museums in Cowes
In particular Ernie was highly inspiring and knowledgeable as he spoke to us about the museums exhibits.
We thoroughly enjoyed our trip to the museum, very helpful volunteers ready to tell you about the vast collection of military vehicles and WW2 memorabilia.
Ventnor Heritage Museum Ventnor 7.0 km away
#1 of 2 Museums in Ventnor
We loved this little museum, they have the most helpful staff, we enjoyed being guided around the pictures it was a fascinating education into the history of Ventnor life...well worth a look..!!
We visited this museum four years ago and thought it interesting then.Visiting it last week we were very impressed by all the work the local residents have done in recent years.It now gives visitors an excellent p...
#2 of 4 Museums in Ryde
We thoroughly enjoyed our visit especially looking at Old Ryde and all the little rooms in the museum part with their amazing content.
This is a fantastic museum dedicated to the much loved Donald McGill.
#2 of 2 Museums in Brading
This is a compact museum with hundreds of exhibits they are all displayed very well with excellect information cards.
Quaint museum in heart of Brading
#3 of 4 Museums in Ryde
Hidden in the basement of the beautiful Royal Victoria Arcade is this museum of Ryde .A great timeline on the history of the town and its people.. Some very interesting documents and artifacts.
Also within the museum is a secondary museum dedicated to the art of the early 50s seaside saucy postcards designed by the late Donald McGill .
Island Artisan Branstone 0.9 km away
#1 of 1 Museums in Branstone
Neil Williams photography Isle of Wight, UK 7.3 km away
#23 of 36 Museums in Isle of Wight
Isle of Wight Postal Museum Newport 7.9 km away
#3 of 4 Museums in Newport
Bembridge Fort Isle of Wight, UK 7.2 km away
#29 of 36 Museums in Isle of Wight
Longshoreman's Museum Ventnor 7.2 km away
#2 of 2 Museums in Ventnor
It's on the seafront, and many of the exhibits are local to the museum, making it relevant to the area.
Bembridge Heritage Centre Bembridge 9.7 km away
#2 of 2 Museums in Bembridge
This small museum is packed with exhibits and models and memorabilia of this interesting village.
Museum of Island History Newport 7.1 km away
#4 of 4 Museums in Newport
Sir Max Aitken Museum Cowes 13.0 km away
#2 of 4 Museums in Cowes
You can be sure of a warm welcome at this fascinating museum, housed in a former sail loft, right on the waterfront, in this famous sailing town.
Best of all this museum is clearly well loved, it shows in the clean brass and silver, the beautiful polished wood and the welcome you get from the staff.
The Classic Boat Museum East Cowes 12.5 km away
#1 of 2 Museums in East Cowes
The Classic Boat Museum, was the first on the list, and I'm so it was, there were boats of all description, sailing, adventure and early racing boats, but a definite must see
The museum is in the process of moving to Cowes and only the "gallery" which shows nautical artifacts, pictures, trophies etc is open.
Dinosaur Expeditions CIC Brighstone 17.4 km away
#1 of 2 Museums in Brighstone
This place belongs in the category of museums with interest out of all proportion to the entrance fee.
We enjoyed a fantastic guided walk along the beach (booked in advance via email) followed by a leisurely browse of the museum barns alongside a most engaging conversation with expert Dinosaur hunters and museum cu...
East Cowes Heritage Centre East Cowes 12.1 km away
#2 of 2 Museums in East Cowes
Right in the town centre, but easily missed, this fascinating little museum has lots of information about the area and its history.
Just a little shop which has been lovingly transformed into a living museum.
Chessell Pottery Cafe Brook 15.7 km away
#1 of 1 Museums in Brook
Cowes Maritime Museum Cowes 12.7 km away
#3 of 4 Museums in Cowes
Fantastic maritime museum close to the ferry port
This museum is housed in a room at the back of Cowes Public Library and is open during library hours.
Brighstone Village Museum Brighstone 12.7 km away
#2 of 2 Museums in Brighstone