Explore trap doors and secret panels at the Nautical Museum

Explore trap doors and secret panels at the Nautical Museum

Family day at Port Erin beach

Family day at Port Erin beach

Steam Train

Steam Train

Family Attractions

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  1. Add Silverdale Glen and Castletown Stroll to your Itinerary

    Silverdale Glen and Castletown Stroll

    Type

    Type:

    Walking Route

    Ballasalla

    Grading: Leisurely
    Distance: 4 km / 2.6 miles
    A short and leisurely riverside walk for all ages, ideal for children to discover the joys of walking with play stops and family friendly attractions along the way. Beginning at Silverdale glen, walk…

  2. Add Manx Museum to your Itinerary

    Manx Museum

    Type

    Type:

    Museum

    Douglas

    From the wonders of our natural world to road racing legends, begin your journey through the Island’s vibrant history and its unique national collections.

  3. Add Nautical Museum to your Itinerary

    Nautical Museum

    Type

    Type:

    Museum

    Castletown

    Uncover the story of the inventive George Quayle and his most significant surviving creation Peggy, the earliest known example of a British armed yacht.

  4. Add Silverdale Glen to your Itinerary

    Silverdale Glen

    Type

    Type:

    Glen

    Isle of Man

    Further south of Douglas is this extremely popular rendezvous for all the family with a childrens playground (including a unique Victorian water-powered roundabout), boating lake and cafe.

  5. Add Railway Museum, Port Erin to your Itinerary

    Railway Museum, Port Erin

    Type

    Type:

    Museum

    Isle of Man

    A unique museum that will take you back in time to a period when train travel on the Isle of Man was a regular occurrence and not just a day out!

  6. Add Ballaglass Glen to your Itinerary

    Ballaglass Glen

    Type

    Type:

    Glen

    Cornaa

    Ballaglass Glen is a pretty Manx Glen, north of Laxey which is a favourite for artists and photographers. Carpeted in blue bells in spring and sparkling streams which dance over rocks sculptured over millions of years.

  7. Add The Old House of Keys to your Itinerary

    The Old House of Keys

    Type

    Type:

    Historic House / Palace

    Castletown

    Be greeted by the secretary of the former home of the Manx Parliament, take your seat in the finely restored debating chamber for a theatrical debate on setting the Island laws.

  8. Add Port St Mary (Chapel) Beach to your Itinerary

    Port St Mary (Chapel) Beach

    Type

    Type:

    Beach

    Port St Mary

    Port St Mary Beach or Chapel Beach, as it is also known, is situated in the south-east of the Island and has a pretty, sandy, sheltered beach.

  9. Add Manx Electric Railway Museum to your Itinerary

    Manx Electric Railway Museum

    Type

    Type:

    Museum

    Douglas

    A great opportunity to see information charting the conception of the railway right up until the modern day

  10. Add Snaefell Mountain Railway to your Itinerary

    Snaefell Mountain Railway

    Type

    Type:

    Railway

    Laxey

    Join Snaefell Mountain Railway from Laxey for travel to Snaefell summit. Winding its way up 2,000 feet to the top of Snaefell on a clear day it is said you can see seven kingdoms, unless of course the legendary Manannan cloaks you in mist.

  11. Add Mooragh Park to your Itinerary

    Mooragh Park

    Type

    Type:

    Children's Play Area

    Ramsey

    Mooragh Park in Ramsey is a popular attraction with excellent leisure facilities including a children's playground, boating lake, putting green, crazy golf and a bowling green. It is also a registered Dark Skies Site with an Interpretation Board to…

  12. Add Scarlett Visitor Centre and Nature Trail to your Itinerary

    Scarlett Visitor Centre and Nature Trail

    Type

    Type:

    Heritage / Visitor Centre

    Castletown

    The Visitor Centre contains information on the local surroundings, the environment in general and the work of Manx Wildlife Trust. You're sure to see outstanding coastal scenery, spectacular limestone and volcanic rock-formations, great spring…

  13. Add Archallagan Forest to your Itinerary

    Archallagan Forest

    Type

    Type:

    Forest

    Isle Of Man

    Archallagan, also known by some as the Forest of a Thousand Trails, is popular among mountain bikers, walkers and horse riders and boasts a number of way-marked mountain bike trails, with routes for beginner and experienced riders. Discover the rich…

  14. Add Bradda Glen and Milner's Tower to your Itinerary

    Bradda Glen and Milner's Tower

    Type

    Type:

    Viewpoint

    Discover the tranquil beauty of Bradda Glen offering spectacular and panoramic views over the beautiful Port Erin Bay and the Calf of Man.

  15. Add Snaefell Wheel and Washing Floors to your Itinerary

    Snaefell Wheel and Washing Floors

    Type

    Type:

    Historic Site

    Laxey

    The "Washing Floors" were built in 1848 and situated in the area now known as the Valley Gardens, where the Great Laxey Mine Railway has its terminus. Nearly three hundred people worked on the Washing Floors in the 1870s, including a number of…

  16. Add Isle of Man Steam Railway to your Itinerary

    Isle of Man Steam Railway

    Type

    Type:

    Steam Railway

    Douglas

    Experience the grandeur of travelling between Douglas and the south of the Island on a Victorian steam railway perfectly frozen in time. Rocking gently through beautiful countryside watching the train’s ‘breath’ drift by is a timeless
    experience for…

  17. Add Laxey Glen & Pavilion to your Itinerary

    Laxey Glen & Pavilion

    Type

    Type:

    Glen

    Laxey Glen and Pavilion, a favourite among tourists and locals alike, is a popular spot for families of all ages with its playground and grassed paddocks. The glens appearance, rich in mature exotic trees and natural woodland, differs significantly…

  18. Add Poulsom Park to your Itinerary

    Poulsom Park

    Type

    Type:

    Adventure Park / Playground

    Nestled between Castletown’s picturesque train station and Silverburn river lies Poulsom park, a favourite among families. Any budding stargazer will enjoy the spectacular views on offer, with dark skies to the West and North.

  19. Add ManxSPCA to your Itinerary

    ManxSPCA

    Type

    Type:

    Animal Attraction

    Eairy, East Foxdale

    The Manx Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ManxSPCA) is an animal charity that rescues and cares for many domestic and wild animals across the Island in their dedicated centre in the heart of the Manx countryside.

  20. Add The Sound to your Itinerary

    The Sound

    Type

    Type:

    Viewpoint

    At the Island's very southern tip is one of the most scenic places in the British Isles. Abundant with wildlife and natural wonders, this area is a hotspot for seals sunbathing on the rocky Kitterland, a small rocky islet.