Buckler’s Hard

Maritime Museum and Buckler’s Hard Story

On the banks of the Beaulieu River, in the heart of the New Forest National Park, you will find the peaceful haven of Buckler’s Hard.

  • Buckler's Hard is about 50 minutes drive from Bournemouth.

The exciting Maritime Museum and Buckler’s Hard Story gives an insight into the history of this 18th century shipbuilding village focusing on its vessels including those built for Nelson's Navy.

See the replica timber framed 18th shipwrights' workshop which has been built using traditional methods.

Walk beside the riverbank for an opportunity to see some of the abundant wildlife that inhabits its banks. Visit the Apple Orchard where apples are picked to make Beaulieu Apple Juice.

Buckler's Hard has been voted by Visit England as one of the '101 Things To Do Before You Go Abroad'. Located in the New Forest within easy reach of the popular tourist destinations of Bournemouth, Southampton and Winchester.

 

Address

  • Near Beaulieu
  • Hampshire
  • SO42 7XB

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