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What's to see at Buckler's Hard?
Buckler's Hard is a great day out with something for everyone! Which of our attractions will you visit first?
Buckler's Hard Village
From the wide high street to the woodland trail, explore the peaceful haven of Buckler's Hard Village.
Maritime Museum & Buckler's Hard Story
Discover the role Buckler’s Hard played in Britain’s shipbuilding history and learn about the vessels built here for Nelson’s Navy.
Step through the door of the shipwright’s cottage to see how the shipwright and their family lived in the 18th century.
From Easter to October, take a tranquil boat trip down the beautiful Beaulieu River as fascinating commentary reveals its history.
St Mary's Chapel
Once the village school, this quaint chapel seats just 40 people. But it also hides a smuggling secret…
Admire the replica 18th century shipwrights’ workshop, built using traditional methods with timber hand-hewn from the Beaulieu Estate.
Gipsy Moth IV
Learn about the exploits of record-breaker Sir Francis Chichester, who became the first person to sail single-handedly around the globe in his yacht Gipsy Moth IV.