Discover Manx Maritime History at the Nautical Museum

Discover Manx Maritime History at the Nautical Museum

Traditional Manx Blacksmith at Cregneash

Traditional Manx Blacksmith at Cregneash

Grove Museum of Victorian Life

Grove Museum of Victorian Life

History & Heritage

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  1. Add Ayres Visitor Centre & Nature Trail to your Itinerary

    Ayres Visitor Centre & Nature Trail

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    Heritage / Visitor Centre

    Bride

    The Ayres is an important stretch of low-lying sand dune coastline at the northern tip of the island, great for walking and bird watching.

  2. Add Inside Tynwald to your Itinerary

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    Inside Tynwald

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    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…

  3. Add Spooyt Vane to your Itinerary

    Spooyt Vane

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    Natural Feature

    Kirk Michael

    Discover the Spooyt Vane waterfall, found in the depths of Glen Mooar which also contain the hidden histories of keeils and burial grounds from the early days of Mann.

  4. Add Snaefell Wheel and Washing Floors to your Itinerary

    Snaefell Wheel and Washing Floors

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    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…

  5. Add Centre for WW1 Internment at Knockaloe to your Itinerary

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    Centre for WW1 Internment at Knockaloe

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    Heritage / Visitor Centre

    Patrick Village, Isle of Man

    The Centre for WW1 Internment tells the story of the Knockaloe Internment Camp, its guards and staff and over 30,000 German, Austor-Hungarian and Turkish civilian men who were held as internees behind its barbed wire between 1914 and 1919.

  6. Add Isle of Man Motor Museum to your Itinerary

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    Isle of Man Motor Museum

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    Museum

    Jurby

    Explore the amazing stories behind a collection of hundreds of unique vehicles from around the world, including classic cars and motor vehicles and rarely seen private motorcycles. 

  7. Add Corrin's Tower to your Itinerary

    Corrin's Tower

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    Historic Site

    Peel

    Corrin's Tower, also known as Corrin's Folly, stands on the top of Peel Hill overlooking the town of Peel and out across the Irish Sea as a monument to Thomas Corrin's beloved family.

  8. Add Leece Museum to your Itinerary

    Leece Museum

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    Type:

    Museum

    Peel

    The Leece Museum is devoted to objects, photographs and documents specifically relating to Peel in the Isle of Man.

    Our archive of unique documents and photographs is of particular interest to those who are researching family history, as well as…

  9. Add Manx National Heritage Library & Archive to your Itinerary

    Manx National Heritage Library & Archive

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    Type:

    Museum

    Douglas

    For over a century manuscripts, maps and plans, photographs, prints, film, sound and published works have been actively collected and preserved on behalf of the people of the Isle of Man.

  10. 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…

  11. Add Culture Vannin Tynwald & Cultural Exhibition Centre to your Itinerary

    Culture Vannin Tynwald & Cultural Exhibition Centre

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    Type:

    Heritage / Visitor Centre

    St John's

    The Island’s cultural and Tynwald exhibition centre is a great way for all ages to find out about just what makes the Isle of Man Manx. In the centre, you can find out 'thing sites' like Tynwald around the world, look at old photos of St John's,…

  12. Add Tynwald Hill to your Itinerary

    Tynwald Hill

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    Landmark

    Isle Of Man

    This four-tiered hill is one of the Island’s most distinctive landmarks and a signal of the Isle of Man’s independence as a self-governing crown dependency.

  13. Add St Trinian's Church to your Itinerary

    St Trinian's Church

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    Church / Chapel

    Greeba

    Visit the unique St Trinian's Church that stands alone in the field without a roof and see the eerie setting of the well-known Manx folktale of the 'Buggane of St Trinian's'

  14. Add Cashtal yn Ard to your Itinerary

    Cashtal yn Ard

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    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 King Orry's Grave to your Itinerary

    King Orry's Grave

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    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.

  16. Add St Luke's Church & Old Tynwald to your Itinerary

    St Luke's Church & Old Tynwald

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    Type:

    Historic Site

    Baldwin

    Full of legends and heritage, St Luke's Church and the site of Old Tynwald can be found in the centre of the Manx countryside in the Baldwin Valley, one of the most perfect settings on the island. 

  17. Add Rushen Abbey to your Itinerary

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    Rushen Abbey

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    Type:

    Abbey / Priory

    Isle Of Man

    Rushen Abbey was gifted by King Olaf I for use as a monastery in 1134. The visitor centre tells the Abbey's story from 1134 to strawberry tea dancing and days of disco.

  18. Add The Great Laxey Mine Railway to your Itinerary

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    The Great Laxey Mine Railway

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    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.

  19. Add Powerwheels - Isle of Man VIP Tours and Excursions to your Itinerary

    Powerwheels - Isle of Man VIP Tours and Excursions

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    Type:

    Guided Tour

    Expert and friendly guided driving tours for cycling, food and drink, TT circuit and more! Explore the hidden delights and beauty of the Island with Powerwheels.

  20. Elfin Glen and Claghbane Woods

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    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…