Grove Museum of Victorian Life

Grove Museum of Victorian Life

Traditional Manx Blacksmith at Cregneash

Traditional Manx Blacksmith at Cregneash

Discover Manx Maritime History at the Nautical Museum

Discover Manx Maritime History at the Nautical Museum

History & Heritage

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  1. Add The Great Laxey Mine Railway to your Itinerary

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    The Great Laxey Mine Railway

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    Type:

    Miniature Railway

    Laxey

    Located in the village of Laxey, on the eastern coast of the Isle of Man, the restored railway runs along the surface section of the tramway which once carried lead and zinc ores from deep inside the Great Laxey Mine.

  2. Add The Old House of Keys to your Itinerary

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    The Old House of Keys

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    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.

  3. Add Curraghs Wildlife Park to your Itinerary

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    Curraghs Wildlife Park

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    Type:

    Animal Attraction

    Ballaugh

    Curraghs Wildlife Park is the perfect place for a fun-filled family day out; there’s so much to see and do – you won’t know where to start! There are over 350 of the world’s animals to discover set over 40 acres of beautiful, natural scenery. Start…

  4. Add Tower of Refuge to your Itinerary

    Tower of Refuge

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    Landmark

    Douglas

    The Tower of Refuge, also known as St. Mary’s Isle, is a small structure erected upon a partially submerged reef, originally for the purpose of offering shelter to shipwreck victims until help could arrive.

  5. Add Cathedral Isle of Man to your Itinerary

    Cathedral Isle of Man

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    Cathedral / Minister

    Peel

    Visit Cathedral Isle of Man in Peel to discover the history of the Isle of Man through the mediums of religion, art and culture, or stop to have a quiet moment of contemplation in the beautiful Cathedral Gardens.

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

    Scarlett Visitor Centre and Nature Trail

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    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…

  7. Add Meayll Hill to your Itinerary

    Meayll Hill

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    Type:

    Historic Site

    Meayll Circle stands near to the summit of Meayll Hill overlooking the south of the Island and provides evidence of occupation from Neolithic to Medieval times.

  8. Add King Orry's Grave to your Itinerary

    King Orry's Grave

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    Type:

    Historic Site

    Laxey

    King Orry's Grave is the largest known Megalithic tomb on the island and tells the story of the legendary King Godred 'Orry' Crovan, a Norse-Gaelic ruler who founded the Kingdom of Mann.

  9. Add Peel Castle to your Itinerary

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    Peel Castle

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    Type:

    Castle / Fort

    Peel

    Visit Peel Castle, the ancient Vikings’ home and don't miss panoramic views over Peel, seal and basking shark spotting.

  10. Add Green Wheelers Electric Bikes & Tours to your Itinerary

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    Green Wheelers Electric Bikes & Tours

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    Type:

    Cycle

    Douglas

    A flexible electric bicycle rental service for the more free spirited who desire the freedom to go off and to discover and explore the Isle of Man on their own. Rent bicycles for as little as an hour to a number of days.

  11. Add Inside Tynwald to your Itinerary

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    Inside Tynwald

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    Type:

    Cultural Tour

    Douglas

    The Isle of Man's parliament, Tynwald, is the oldest continuous parliament in the world and continues to debate and pass the Island's laws today. The branches sit weekly and Tynwald sits once a month.

    Scheduled tours are held every Monday at 2pm…

  12. Add Visit Laxey Valley to your Itinerary

    Visit Laxey Valley

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    Type:

    Cultural Tour

    Laxey

    Experience, enjoy and discover Laxey Valley! Extending eight miles down the Laxey River from Snaefell summit to Laxey harbour wall, the Laxey Valley Heritage Trail has a “string of gems” offering a diverse range of activities. Mountain & mine…

  13. Add Snaefell Wheel and Washing Floors to your Itinerary

    Snaefell Wheel and Washing Floors

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    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…

  14. Add Cashtal yn Ard to your Itinerary

    Cashtal yn Ard

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    Type:

    Historic Site

    Cashtal yn Ard, or the Castle of the Heights, is a well preserved chambered tomb situated on raised land overlooking the parish of Maughold.

  15. Add Murray's Motorcycle Museum to your Itinerary

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    Murray's Motorcycle Museum

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    Type:

    Transport

    Santon

    The home of classic bikes in the Isle of Man. A must visit for all genuine motorcycle or TT enthusiasts.

  16. Add Open Top Car Tours to your Itinerary

    Open Top Car Tours

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    Type:

    Guided Tour

    Enjoy the exhilaration and unforgettable experience of an open top car tour. Our carefully planned tours take in all the most scenic locations, beautiful towns and villages and all the significant attractions and historic sites. And we can take…

  17. Elfin Glen and Claghbane Woods

    Type

    Type:

    Glen

    Ramsey

    These glens are adjacent to the famous Hairpin corner on the TT course overlooking Ramsey. They provide excellent walking amid mature woodlands and conifers and offer spectacular views of the northern plain to the Point of Ayre and across the sea to…

  18. Add Douglas Bay Horse Tramway to your Itinerary

    Douglas Bay Horse Tramway

    Type

    Type:

    Railway

    Douglas

    Take a nostalgic journey alone the Douglas Promenade on the world's oldest horse drawn tramway.

  19. Add Manx Aviation and Military Museum to your Itinerary

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    Manx Aviation and Military Museum

    Type

    Type:

    Museum

    Ballasalla

    A wide range of exhibits relating the military and aviation history of the Isle of Man and people who served in the Armed Forces both on and off island. Exhibits include a Bandeirante aircraft, the story of the Manx Regiment, the stories and relics…

  20. Add Isle of Man Steam Railway to your Itinerary

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    Isle of Man Steam Railway

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    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…