Yarmouth Castle

Things to see and do

Explore the Castle

Explore the castle interior and learn what life was life for the Tudor defenders who lived and worked here.

Discover the Castle's History

Learn more about Yarmouth Castle's role as one of Henry VIII’s most sophisticated coastal fortresses.

See our Exhibits

Explore an atmospheric recreation of how the castle was used in the 16th century. You can also enjoy an exhibition telling the story of the many shipwrecks that have occurred in the treacherous stretch of sea overlooked by the castle.  

Take in the view across the Solent

Enjoy the spectacular view across the Solent from the gunners platform. It also provides one of the best picnic locations on the island.

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