Bembridge Windmill

Bembridge Windmill from the side, against a blue sky with clouds.
Bembridge Windmill

What's on 

Child looking at a bug in an insect catcher

May half term on the Isle of Wight 

Hunt for creepy crawlies and beautiful butterflies, discover behind closed doors, or take up the challenge to complete some of your '50 things to do before you’re 11¾'. With lots of activities to try this half term, mini adventurers will find plenty to do over the holidays on the Isle of Wight.

Upcoming events

ID Trail: Wild Flowers

Sat 25 May 2019
This half-term, little ones can discover some of the delicate and colourful wild flowers that grow in the hedgerows and meadows around the windmill with our discovery board trail.

ID Trail: Summer Nature

Sat 20 Jul 2019
Little explorers can make even more of their visit to the windmill by following our free discovery board trail.

Kite Making

Wed 24 Jul 2019
Unsurprisingly it's quite windy at the windmill which makes it the perfect place to tick off No.7 on your list of 50 things to do before you're 11 ¾.

Outdoor Cinema: The Greatest Showman

Sat 17 Aug 2019
Bring a picnic full of tasty treats and a bottle of something fizzy, and as the sun sets, see the curtain rise on this magical musical, all against the backdrop of the historic windmill.
Bembridge Windmill

Eating and shopping

Two visitors to Bembridge Winmill sat in front of the windmill drinking a hot drink with biscuits on the table.

A bite to eat and a spot of shopping

If you’re feeling thirsty, fancy making even more of your day at the windmill, or want a reminder of your visit, then spend a little time looking around our visitor entrance shop. With refreshing hot and cold drinks, activities to try at the windmill and plenty of gifts, it’s a great place to explore.

Bembridge Windmill


Bembridge Windmill in the 1890s

Built around 1700 

The last surviving windmill on the Isle of Wight, Bembridge Mill was given to the National Trust in 1961 and was even featured in a watercolour by artist JMW Turner as well as serving its community.

Bembridge Windmill

Places to stay

Bembridge Windmill

Get involved

Aerial viewof the Needles Headland, Isle of Wight

Isle of Wight Association 

Find out more about how you can join the Isle of Wight Association, and support the work of the National Trust.

Bembridge Windmill

Art and collections

Our collections

Explore the objects and works of art we care for at Bembridge Windmill on the National Trust Collections website