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Manx Museum

Kingswood Grove


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Tel01624 648000

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Manx Museum Facade

Map & Directions


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
A short 10 - 15 minute walk from the Manx Electric Railway and Steam Train terminus

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Venue Facilities

  • WiFi Available

Provider Features

  • In town/city centre


  • 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


  • 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

2018 (2 Jan 2018 - 31 Dec 2018)
Monday - Saturday10:00 - 17:00

* Closed Sundays, check What's On for special Sunday openings. Closed Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Years Day.


  • Certificate of Excellence 2017

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Recent Reviews:

  • Bob G
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    Bob gent
    5 of 5 stars
    Saturday, 3rd March 2018
    Was in town when we seen this saw we went in, a very good 2hr in there lots of history and it’s free entry they do have a voluntary collection box at the end if you wish to put money in but not asked... Read full review
  • jennycosens
    Wiltshire, United Kingdom
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    Very informative and interesting to walk around!
    4 of 5 stars
    Saturday, 24th February 2018
    This museum is definitely worth a visit! Loved it, it holds lots of great information. There is a variety of history to explore and the provide a nice free activity for the children to do whilst... Read full review
  • April V
    A great place to visit.
    4 of 5 stars
    Saturday, 24th February 2018
    A great place to visit to while away a couple of hours if the weather turns (which is often the case on the island) .Really enjoyed the visit and it has the added bonus of being free entrance. Read full review

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