Bembridge Fort and Downs

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

Bembridge Fort and Downs

Our work

Two people walking down a tunnel in Bembridge Fort on the Isle of Wight

Take a tour of Bembridge Fort

Open only for guided tours, let our volunteers bring this fort to life. Built in 1860s and going through a restoration programme, tours offer you a rare chance to see inside this historic building.

Bembridge Fort and Downs

Things to see and do

Walking trails

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.

Bembridge Fort and Downs

Places to stay

Bembridge Fort and Downs

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