Isle of Wight Council

Museum of Island History


Museum of Island History

The Museum of Island History is open on Tuesdays and Thursdays 10.00am  to 1.00pm.

The Museum of Island History is situated within the historic Guildhall on Newport High Street. The museum provides a fascinating exploration of Island history from the time of the dinosaurs to the present day.  Visitors can view incredible objects highlighting the Island’s diverse historical past; including hands on displays and the latest archaeological finds, as well as visit a range of exciting, changing exhibitions throughout the year.

For any enquiries about our collections please contact the Curator of Human History by using the online 'send a message form to service'  alternatively you can contact us using our details found in the contact tab .