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Tea Room and Tours Open Day

Sunday 1610.00amFebruary


Northwood House

Ward Avenue
PO31 8AZ

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Tea Room and Tours Open Day


Tea rooms and tours

Enjoy Cream Teas and Tours as Northwood House opens its doors to the public.

If you are fascinated by Island history, then a visit to Northwood House in Cowes on Sunday 16th February might be the perfect way to spend some time on what is normally a cheerless winter weekend.

Northwood House Charitable Trust are holding an open day between 10.30am and 4.30pm which includes the chance to take a tour and find out more about the history of the iconic grade II* manor built in 1838 by George Ward, the original founder of Red Funnel.

You can also find out about the House’s role as a convent, as well as a venue for Royal parties in Victorian times. Learn about the part it played in two World Wars and why it might be the Island’s most haunted building!