Discover Hurst Castle

Experience the military might of this fortress by the sea

English Heritage Hurst Castle

Come and discover one of the best days out in the New Forest and visit this artillery fortress built by Henry VIII. With plenty of open space for children to explore and fantastic views of the Isle of Wight, Hurst Castle is a must for visitors to this area.

Hurst Castle is managed by Hurst Marine on behalf of English Heritage, who care for over 400 historic monuments, buildings and places.

 A dog outside Hurst Castle looking up at its owner
Hurst Castle 38 tonne gun from behind
Hurst Castle looking over to  the  Isle of Wight
Hurst Castle Getting off the-boat ride

What’s to See

Follow in the steps of Charles I

Follow in the steps of Charles I

Spectacular Views over Hurst Castle

Spectacular Views & Ferry Ride

Last Surviving Theatre at Hurst Castle

Last Surviving Theatre from WWII

Lights on the spit at Hurst Castle

Lights on the Spit

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Hurst Castle
Hampshire, SO41 0TP
Tel: 01590 642500 or
01590 642344
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