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Manx Museum

Kingswood Grove
Douglas
IM1 3LY

Museum

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Map & Directions

Douglas

Road Directions

Finding us on foot from Douglas Promenade:
The museum is situated on a steep hill behind central Douglas. It can be reached by lift and crossing the pedestrian footbridge on the top level of Chester Street Car Park, which is situated on the road behind the main shopping street. The route is wheelchair and buggy accessible, but there is a steep incline from the footbridge through the museum car park to the main entrance.

Public Transport Directions

Horse Tram: Sefton Hotel Stop
Bus: 3, 3A, 22, 22A, 23, 235 (timetable at www.bus.im)
A short 10 - 15 minute walk from the Manx Electric Railway and Steam Train terminus

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Facilities

Venue Facilities

  • WiFi Available

Provider Features

  • In town/city centre

Accessibility

  • All Areas Accessible to Disabled Visitors
  • Disabled Accessibility
  • Facilities for Hearing Impaired Visitors
  • Guide Dogs Permitted
  • Parking Areas for Disabled Visitors - Limited parking in the Manx Museum car park
  • Toilets for Disabled Visitors

Parking & Transport

  • On site parking - Limited parking, nearest car park at Chester Street
  • Parking (charge)

Leisure Facilities

  • Shop

Catering

  • On-Site café/restaurant

Payment Methods

  • Accepts major credit and debit cards
  • American Express accepted
  • Approx length of visit - 1h+
  • Delta accepted
  • Groups Accepted
  • Maestro accepted
  • MasterCard accepted
  • Solo accepted
  • Special group rates
  • Visa accepted

Provider Facilities

  • Accept coach parties
  • Conference facilities
  • Event Venue
  • Group Friendly
  • Toilets

Target Markets

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

Tours and Demonstrations

  • Educational Visits Accepted
  • Guided Tours Available for Groups

Travel & Trade

  • Group discounts available
  • Min group size numeric qualifier
  • Wi-fi available

Opening Times

Manx Museum opening times 2017 (1 Jan 2017 - 31 Dec 2017)
DayTimes
Monday - Saturday10:00 - 17:00*
SundayClosed*
Manx Museum opening times 2017 (1 Jan 2017 - 31 Dec 2017)
DayTimes
Dates and times marked with a '*' are provisional and may be subject to change

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  • Certificate of Excellence 2017

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

  • Excellent
    500
  • Very Good
    182
  • Average
    17
  • Poor
    2
  • Terrible
    2

Recent Reviews:

  • Peter W
    Prestbury, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Very interesting
    5 of 5 stars
    Friday, 20th October 2017
    We visited the museum on the morning of our last day in Douglas and we had to catch the ferry at 3pm. Wish we had gone earlier as the museum was very interesting in relation to the history of the... Read full review
  • Jakki P
    Leicestershire, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Shame it's only the sort of thing you do when it's a wet day
    5 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 17th October 2017
    We had a very wet day and decided to visit the museum. What a pity we haven't done it before. It's absolutely fantastic. The art, the exhibits. I highly recommend this. We are an older couple but... Read full review
  • GLASGOLASS
    SCOTLAND
    Interesting museum but no staff on hand to enhance the visiting experience.
    3 of 5 stars
    Monday, 16th October 2017
    Visited this museum Wednesday morning, late September. Poorly sign- posted from Douglas prom and shopping streets. Got lost en route, we were walkng from the front. Got there eventually with the help... Read full review

Special Offers

  • Manx National Heritage Holiday Pass

    Visiting the Isle of Man for a holiday or short break? For just £20 for an adult pass, you can access all of Manx National Heritage’s (MNH) sites - from the world's largest working waterwheel to castles and cottages, museums and historic homes for 14 days. A great value way to discover the Isle of Man's history and heritage. Child’s pass available for £10.

    Pass includes entry to the Great Laxey Wheel, Rushen Abbey, Castle Rushen, Nautical Museum, Old House of Keys, Cregneash, House of Manannan and Peel Castle. Valid for 14 days from first date of use.

    Buy Now >

    Available at the Manx Museum, MNH sites  and online.

    Offer link: Attraction and Activity

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