Sir Max Aitken Museum

Private Hire

This lovely venue is available to hire for your private dinner/lunch party, cocktail party or afternoon tea. Business meetings and corporate events such as a media or conference centre are also welcome. We offer private tours of the museum both during and out of season.

We have internet access and can be used as a media centre/ conference centre.

Here is our list of preferred caterers at the museum:

David Rogers - email: phone: 01983 248500 website:
Kate White - email: phone: 07542 377776 website:
Gema and Andy - phone: 07932 100796 website:

For local accommodation, please go to:

Also offered are private tours both during and out of season.

Please contact us with your requirements.

New for 2018 - Afternoon Tea at the Museum from £6.00.

Do you need an afternoon break? Enjoy a slice of your favourite cake with tea or coffee.

Enjoy a traditional English Cream Tea with freshly baked scones, strawberry jam, clotted cream and a choice of herbal or English teas.

We also offer a Complete Afternoon Tea with a delicious selection of freshly made finger sandwiches, warm scones and cakes, accompanied by tea or coffee.

Please phone or email to book with 48 hours notice. Minimum 4 people.

Opening Times - May to Sept
Tuesday - Saturday, 10.00 - 16.00

Sir Max Aitken Museum
The Prospect
83 High Street
Isle of Wight
PO31 7AJ

T. 01983 293800

Sir Max Aitken Museum