Osborne

Unfortunately, the Nursey is closed and the complimentary mini bus service is not running due to operational issues. The Durbar Room and the Terrace Restaurant will be shut Thursday August 18th for a private event. We are very sorry for any inconvenience this may cause.

Children play on the beach at Osborne
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Address
York Avenue, East Cowes, Isle of Wight, PO32 6JT

Glorious Garden Tours

Join us on garden tours at Osborne throughout September and October and learn more about England's garden past.

Explore Osborne's gardens, the Terraces and the Walled Garden, in all their autumnal glory. Listen to our staff and volunteers and learn more about its horticultural history.

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Hire Osborne

Inspirational and intimate, Osborne is a venue that will welcome and wow your guests. Hold your event in rooms bursting with colour and regal splendour, or down in the wood-fringed private beach. A marquee over-looking the sea is a memorable setting in which to hold your reception and celebrations, emanating the extravagant events hosted by the Queen herself.

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Guidebook: Osborne

Price: £6.00

 Osborne Timeline

1774-81Blachford Family

Robert Pope Blachford extends and adapts an existing house into a three-storey residence, with a walled kitchen garden and a brick stable block.

1844-5Victoria and Albert

Queen Victoria and Prince Albert lease Osborne House from Lady Isabella Blachford.

Membership starts from £53

Membership gives you unlimited access to castles and gardens, historic houses and abbeys, and kids go free ...

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UNLIMITED ACCESS TO OVER 400 HISTORIC PLACES

Live and breathe the story of England at royal castles, historic gardens, forts & defences, world-famous prehistoric sites and many others.

FREE ENTRY FOR UP TO SIX CHILDREN

Free entry for up to six children accompanied by an adult member (under 18 years and within the family group).

FREE HANDBOOK TO PLAN INSPIRING DAYS OUT, WORTH £10.95

Complimentary full colour handbook worth £10.95. Plus our award winning Members’ Magazine delivered four times a year.

FREE OR REDUCED ENTRY TO OUR EXCITING EVENTS

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