Bembridge Fort and Downs

Important notice -

Pre-booking is essential for our volunteer-led guided tours of Bembridge Fort - see our information below on how to book

An unrestored Victorian fort set on dramatic chalk cliffs and open downland with coastal views

Bembridge Fort and Downs

Things to see and do 

The chalk Culver Cliffs rise up behind Yaverland beach

Things to see and do at Bembridge and Culver Downs

Let the stunning cliff-top views, history, birds, butterflies and downland natural life inspire you. Blow those cobwebs away walking, cycling, running, with your four-legged friend or flying a kite.

Walking trails

Bembridge Fort and Downs

What's on

Upcoming events

Queen’s Platinum Jubilee beacon lighting

Thu 02 Jun 2022
20:20-22:00
To celebrate the Her Majesty The Queen's Platinum Jubilee the beacon at Culver Down will be set alight
Bembridge Fort and Downs

History

Walkers walking up Culver

The Yarborough Monument 

How does the name Yarborough link to the tallest monument on the Isle of Wight at Culver Down to Newtown and a game of bridge? Discover more about this grand memorial near Bembridge and Culver Downs.