Time Travel Ventnor: stroll through the centuries and discover the story of Ventnor. Find out how it developed from a small fishing village to a Victorian holiday hotspot. Explore areas of outstanding natural beauty, that hold the secrets of Bronze Age burial mounds or seek out our diverse range of architecture from High Victorian construction to Art Deco buildings.
Our free heritage trail of Ventnor has a circular route, which can be joined at any point. The nine boards guide you through a tour of our town, down to the coast of Ventnor and up to St. Boniface Down, the highest point on the Isle of Wight – rising to over 240 metres. From start to finish our heritage trail can be broken down into bite size quests, or you could make a day of it and complete the entire trail, Designed for families and with children in mind, our walking trail is also ideal for groups and school classes.