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The Sound Visitor Centre

Sound Road
The Sound

Heritage / Visitor Centre

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TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 245 reviews245 reviews
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Tel01624 838123

Add The Sound Visitor Centre to your Itinerary

View from the Sound Visitor Centre to the Calf of Man.

Map & Directions

Road Directions

Follow the Sound Road from Port St Mary, passing the thatched cottages at Cregneash.


Free admission


Venue Facilities

  • WiFi Available

Provider Features

  • In countryside
  • Indoor Attraction
  • No Smoking Attraction
  • Outdoor Attraction


  • All Areas Accessible to Disabled Visitors
  • Disabled Accessibilty
  • Guide Dogs Permitted
  • Parking Areas for Disabled Visitors
  • Ramp / Level Access
  • Toilets for Disabled Visitors

Parking & Transport

  • Coach parking available
  • On site parking
  • Parking (free)


  • On-Site café/restaurant
  • Picnic Site

Payment Methods

  • Accepts major credit and debit cards
  • Approx length of visit - Approximate length of visit: 1 hour
  • Maestro accepted
  • Open by appointment outside normal opening times
  • Solo accepted
  • Visa accepted

Provider Facilities

  • Accept coach parties
  • Available for wedding receptions
  • Event Venue
  • Group Friendly
  • Stargazer Friendly
  • Toilets
  • TT & Biker Friendly

Target Markets

  • Marketed Towards Families
  • Marketed Towards Senior Citizens
  • Marketed Towards Students / Youth

Travel & Trade

  • Wi-fi available

Opening Times

2016 (1 Apr 2016 - 31 Oct 2016)
Monday - Sunday10:00
Bank HolidayClosed
2017 (1 Nov 2016 - 31 Mar 2017)
Monday - Friday10:00 - 16:00
Saturday - Sunday10:00 - 17:00
Bank HolidayClosed

* Open all year, except Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Years Day. From April to October the Visitor centre is open 10am to sunset.



    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

    • Service
      3.5 of 5 stars
    • Value
      3 of 5 stars
    • Food
      3.5 of 5 stars
    • Atmosphere
      3.5 of 5 stars
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    Recent Reviews:

    • WalkingFolkDancer
      Yarm, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Pity we did not have more time to look at the fantastic views
      4 of 5 stars
      Tuesday, 27th September 2016
      Got a table by the window and looked at the fantastic views and the mesmerizing tidal flows. The coffee was very good but incidental. Read full review
    • Trip Type:
      Friends getaway
      Wedding Dau
      5 of 5 stars
      Sunday, 25th September 2016
      We came here yesterday for a wedding Day reception......what a place, the views are unbelievable!! The staff and food were fantastic, the whole experience absolutely brilliant. We will definitely... Read full review
    • Jez980
      Trip Type:
      Stunning views
      4 of 5 stars
      Saturday, 24th September 2016
      This is a decent little cafe with a large dining area overlooking the Calf of Man. Hearty home made food and chunks of fresh cake with panoramic views make this a great place to head to at the... Read full review

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