Special Events

Museum Open for 2022

We are delighted to announce that Ventnor Heritage Centre and Museum is now open for the 2022 season.  During the summer the Museum will be open three mornings a week, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, from 10 am – 1 pm  each day.  We are hoping to extend these opening hours once we have more volunteers… read more »

New edition of ‘It Used to be Like This’

Our latest publication is a new and expanded edition of George Roland Haynes’s It Used To Be Like This, the classic memoir of life in Niton Undercliff in the early 1900s.  In his words: Already the lifestyle of my childhood is beyond the grasp of the young people of today . . . so I… read more »

Ventnor and District Local History Society AGM: 4 April 2022

Ventnor and District Local History Society 2022 Annual General Meeting The 2022 Annual General Meeting of the Society will be held on Monday 4 April 2022 from 7:30 to 9:00 pm in the Masonic Hall on Grove Road, Ventnor. The meeting will be followed by a short slide show about the history of the Cascade… read more »