The Needles Headland and Tennyson Down

Beautiful open downland,sheer chalk cliffs and dramatic sea views

The Needles Headland and Tennyson Down

Things to see and do 

Inspirational walks with views

The Needles Headland and Tennyson Down

Our work

The peninsula of the Needles Headland stretches out in front, in this view from the Tennyson Monument

Winter conservation on the Headland 

As you walk across the Headland, you may see our rangers giving nature a helping hand this winter. Their work helps to improve the chalk grassland that is such an important habitat for rare and threatened species.

The Needles Headland and Tennyson Down

Things to see and do

Filming The Beast Must Die

Discover the locations of the TV drama The Beast Must Die 

British thriller television series, ‘The Beast Must Die’, was filmed on the Isle of Wight in 2020, and much of the filming took place on National Trust places on the Island.