Isle of Wight Council

Museum of Island History


Museum of Island History

 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,
  • the latest archaeological finds,
  • as well as visit a range of exciting, changing exhibitions throughout the year.

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