Spring Half Term
Enjoy the great outdoors this Spring Half Term at the Needles. Monday 12th February - Friday 23rd February, the perfect time to escape as a family to this iconic landmark.
The famous Alum Bay beach is an ideal time of year for walks and visitors will be able to enjoy the fascinating history as well as witnessing the change in season.
Visit the Isle of Wight Sweet Manufactory and watch in awe at the Sweet Makers who will lovingly make a manner of sweets in the traditional way with their copper pans and heaps of knowledge! The Sweet Manufactory handmade sweets are unique and offer the very best quality and value. The recent brand update allows for you to purchase those all important family gifts emulating the tradition of handmade sweets and the iconic landmark that is the Needles.
Alum Bay Glass offers another unique and educational insight into how our expert glass makers create bespoke handmade glass items, perfect for any family home.
A visit to the Needles would not be complete without trying your hand at sand filling and those all important family traditions. Sand filling has been a popular attraction at the Needles with generation after generation returning to make more of those fantastic memories with those all important famous coloured sands, well worth a visit!
Our Marconi's Licensed Tea Room and Marconi's Restaurant will be open from 10:00am daily, plus you can enjoy alfresco dining as well as take advantage of our outdoor picnic areas. Dogs on leads are welcome and there is ample parking.