The Robert Hooke Trail

New Display

Thursday 15th July 2021

11:00am to 4:00pm

at The Corner Room, FORT VICTORIA

Westhill Lane, Norton, Yarmouth PO41 0RR

Free Parking

Refreshments and light lunches available at

Café Verdi, Fort Victoria

Free Entry

All Welcome


Programme 2020

The Robert Hooke Society, Freshwater, Isle of Wight

Friday 24 January 7.00pm for 7.30 pm

AGM – “Robert Hooke Curator of Experiments”

Committee Members

Wesley Hall, Freshwater


Tuesday 3 March at 10.30am for 11.00am

Booking required

“Hooke’s Tour of Milton Keynes”

 Memorial Lunch Royal Solent Yacht Club


Thursday 7 May & Thursday 14 May at 11.00 am

Isle of Wight Walking Festival

Robert Hooke Trail guided walk

All Saints’ Church, Freshwater


Friday 5 June  

Robert Hooke’s Birthday Celebration

‘Floods, Fossils, and Freshwater Bay; The Origins

of Robert Hooke’s Geological Thinking’.

Wesley Hall, Freshwater


Saturday 18 July 2.00 pm

Fossil Talk & Walk - Colwell Bay


Friday 18 September 7.00pm for 7.30 pm


   "Robert Hooke and Christ Church - Oxford under the Protectorate"

 Wesley Hall, Freshwater


Friday 20 November 7.00pm for 7.30pm

        “Small currency Tokens of the Isle of Wight including that of John Hooke of Newport:  

What light insights do they give on Robert Hooke and his Life and Times?”

Wesley Hall, Freshwater


10-13 December

Brighstone Christmas Tree Festival

Robert Hooke Society Christmas Tree


Meetings are usually held in The Wesley Hall at Freshwater Methodist Church, Brookside Road, Freshwater PO40 9ER.  Isle of Wight UK