The Needles Batteries are on the westerly point of the Isle of Wight and were constructed between 1861-95 for the coastal defence of England. The overlook the Needles, a famous Read more [...]
Nearest Things To Do Isle of Wight
Heading to Isle of Wight and looking for something to do or a place to visit nearby. Coast Radar is not just a list of beaches but we bring you the whole Isle of Wight coast including castles, lighthouses, piers, museums, beautiful gardens, seaside towns, National Trust and other heritage properties.
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Finding the best things to see and do on a Isle of Wight day out with your family or friends is easy – simply explore the links below, to find the closest hit the jump to my location compass or use the search bar to plan where your next Isle of Wight activity could be.
Yarmouth lifeboat station was established in 1924 after it moved from Totland Bay. The station operates an all weather lifeboat. Station only open by appointment, shop open daily.
Brighstone Shop and Museum is all houses in a neat row of small, traditional, thatched cottages in the village. It sells a variety of goods likes postcards, ad hoc gifts, Read more [...]
Bembridge Lifeboat station is a key station strategically situation on the Solent which is known as one of the busiest shipping lanes in English waters. Over 900 lives have been Read more [...]
Inshore Lifeboat Centre (ILC) is state-of-the-art RNLI boatyard occupying two acres on the East Cowes bank of the River Medina. The ILC is an internationally renowned centre of excellence for Read more [...]
Blackgang Chine Fantasy Park is set looking out over the south west coast of the Isle of Wight and is unique in that its attractions blend with the natural beauty Read more [...]
Appuldurcombe House, an important example of English baroque Architecture: the 1701 east front has now been restored. It stands in ‘Capability’ Brown-designed grounds. An exhibition of photographs and prints depict Read more [...]
Bembridge Windmill is the only surviving windmill on the island and was built in the 1700s and played a vital role in the local community for two centuries providing work Read more [...]
Mottistone Manor Garden is full of surprises set alongside an Elizabethan manor house in a peaceful valley setting. Children’s flowerpot trail, family activity packs and walks to the Long Stone Read more [...]
17th-century town hall with no town but a fascinating history. Located in a now tranquil village on the edge of a marshland nature reserve.
St Catherine’s Lighthouse is situated at Niton Undercliffe, 5 miles from Ventnor on the Isle of Wight and comprises a white octagonal tower with 94 steps up to the lantern. Read more [...]