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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 Meayll Hill to your Itinerary

    Meayll Hill

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    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.

  2. Add The Old House of Keys to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 87 reviews87 reviews

    The Old House of Keys

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    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 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.

  4. Add Balladoole Historic Monument Site to your Itinerary

    Balladoole Historic Monument Site

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    Type:

    Historic Site

    Balladoole, near to Castletown, is one of the Isle of Man’s most impressive ancient monuments.

    Excavation has revealed a number of significant finds including prehistoric flints, Bronze Age burials, Iron Age earthworks and early Christian lintel...

  5. Add Great Union Camera Obscura to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 60 reviews60 reviews

    Great Union Camera Obscura

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    Type:

    Landmark

    Douglas

    This Victorian curiosity has entertained visitors for hundreds of years – offering a unique way to see the surrounding area and an opportunity to spy on fellow tourists!

  6. Add Tynwald Hill to your Itinerary

    Tynwald Hill

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    Type:

    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.

  7. Add Milntown House Tours to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 69 reviews69 reviews

    Milntown House Tours

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    Type:

    Historic House / Palace

    Ramsey

    The Milntown House is open for house tours every Wednesday and Saturday at 2.30pm from 30th March - 28th September 2016 (excluding MGP and TT race weeks). £7 per person. Booking is highly recommended as places are limited.

    Private House Tours for...

  8. Add Great Laxey Wheel and Mine Trail to your Itinerary

    Great Laxey Wheel and Mine Trail

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    Type:

    Historic Site

    Laxey

    This feat of Victorian engineering and ingenuity is the largest surviving waterwheel of its kind in the world.

  9. Add Snaefell Mountain to your Itinerary

    Snaefell Mountain

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    Type:

    Landmark

    Snaefell is the highest mountain and the only summitt higher than 2,000 feet on the Isle of Man at 2,034 feet above sea level. Plan your trip to the top of Snaefell with the Snaefell Mountain Railway. Opening times, map, prices and what's nearby.

  10. Add Jurby Church to your Itinerary

    Jurby Church

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    Church / Chapel

    Isle Of Man

    The landmark Jurby Church was built on an ancient site dating back thousands of years. A burial mound in the churchyard and the Manx Crosses in the porch illustrate the site's rich Viking heritage. War Graves remember those who died from RAF Jurby....

  11. Add Calf of Man to your Itinerary

    Calf of Man

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    Type:

    Landmark

    Port St Mary

    The Calf of Man, found off the southern-most tip of the Isle of Man, spans just one and a half miles long, with the width being no longer than one mile.
    The island, now owned by the Manx National Heritage, provides the ideal destination for...

  12. Add The Sound to your Itinerary

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    The Sound

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    Heritage / Visitor Centre

    The Sound,

    The Sound Visitor Centre in Port St Mary is one of the most picturesque points in the south of the Island and contains a wealth of information about the history of the area including the Calf of Man which is an Island directly opposite.

  13. Add Manx Museum to your Itinerary

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    Manx Museum

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    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.

  14. Add Manx Electric Railway Museum to your Itinerary

    Manx Electric Railway Museum

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    Type:

    Museum

    Douglas

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

  15. Add House of Manannan to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 570 reviews570 reviews

    House of Manannan

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    Type:

    Museum

    Peel

    The legendary sea god Manannan will guide you through the Island’s rich Celtic, Viking and maritime past.

  16. Add Grove Museum to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 82 reviews82 reviews

    Grove Museum

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    Type:

    Museum

    Isle Of Man

    Step inside the cherished country home of the Gibb family. Inside their possessions reveal the story of the family.

  17. Add Railway Museum, Port Erin to your Itinerary

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    Railway Museum, Port Erin

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    Type:

    Museum

    Port Erin

    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!

  18. 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.

  19. 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.

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

    Bradda Glen and Milner's Tower

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    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.