Historic Ryde Society

‘Giving Ryde’s Past to the Future’

Historic Ryde Society Quiz Night Thursday 28 December 2023 at Yelf's Hotel, at 7p.m. for 7.30pm.   The Museum of Ryde will be closed from 24th December 2023 to 4th February 2024. We are opening Monday, 5th February 2024. We wish you a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!

Royal visits to Ryde in the 1860s

Observer September 22 1860 – French ex-Royal Family visits Ryde

Observer January 9 1864 – The King of the Belgians comes to Ryde added 13.7.10

Observer July 30 1864 – Visit of the Queen to Ryde

Observer February 20 1869 – Queen admires Isle of Wight lace pockets

Royal visits to Ryde in the 1870s

Ventilator July 1873 – The Queen visits Ryde

Observer January 29, 1876 – Princess Beatrice buys a present for her mother.

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