The Island's largest centre for Arts and Crafts

Enjoy watching local skilled artisans at work in their studios open 7 days a week, browse local shops and take in the numerous displays of times gone by. Visit our 'local' The Dairyman's Daughter and enjoy the locally sourced food as well as exploring the historic church of St George with its medieval fish pond and our Shipwreck Centre and Maritime Museum (Please note the Shipwreck Centre is now closed until March 2017)

Free entry all year round* with free ample parking 

A little bit about Arreton

Arreton Barns has a real-ale pub, a 12th Century church, duck pond, village green, numerous craft rooms, a glass works, farm shop, sweet shop and leather works centre. Arreton Barns is free to enter and offers ample free parking along with being traffic free since 1893.

We regularly hold exhibitions, demonstrations, real ale festivals, harvest events, auctions and celebrations linked to village life, so please consult our events page. We do our best to keep everyone up to date so please do subscribe here for our newsletter.




The Sweetcorn Fayre 23rd - 24th September

A polite reminder to everyone visiting the Arreton Barns site during the Sweetcorn Fayre

(including Farmer Jacks and The Dairyman's Daughter ). A charge of £3 per adult (under 12s £1)

will be requested when entering. The good news is, it's all for a good cause with profits going

to Beaulieu Respite and Challenge & Adventure. 





(Please note that on the weekend of The Sweetcorn Fayre in September there is an entry charge for this charity event)