The Old House of Keys

Parliament Square
Castletown
IM9 1LA

Historic House / Palace

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Enjoy a debate in the Old House of Keys

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Castletown

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Situated in the centre of Castletown.

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Prices

Adults £6.00, Children £3.00
Concessions available:
◾Holiday Passes for multi-site admission. Available from www.manxnationalheritage.im/shop
◾Go Heritage Explore Card available for multi-site admission and transport links
◾Group discounts available to pre-booked group visitors of 15 or more paying visitors. Pre-book in advance.
◾Free entry available to Isle of Man School children with a valid ACE card sponsored by Lloyds Bank.
◾Season Passes for Isle of Man residents
◾Free entry available to members of the Friends of Manx National Heritage, National Trust, English Heritage, CADW, Historic Scotland and organisations holding an agreement with Manx National Heritage. Entry available to the named member only on presentation of a valid membership card. Restrictions may apply. For details, please consult your membership handbook.
◾Please note concessions may not apply for special events

Facilities

Provider Facilities

  • Group Friendly
  • TT & Biker Friendly

Opening Times

2018 (1 Apr 2019 - 3 Nov 2019)

* Debates take place at 11am and 2.45pm. For group bookings of 15 or more it is recommended you book in advance.

Please contact our Group Bookings Officer should you wish to arrange a visit during our winter closure period, as we may be able to facilitate visits to some sites, by special request. A minimum of two weeks notice is required.

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Recent Reviews:

  • Chris D
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    An excellent guide to interpret the location
    5 of 5 stars
    Thursday, 9th May 2019
    Entry is free unless you want to witness a faux debate. The guide we had was really interesting and engaged with the story he was telling. Read full review
  • Northerner802
    Huddersfield, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Amazing tour
    5 of 5 stars
    Saturday, 18th May 2019
    Went on the 45 minute tour in a tour group. Welcomed into the building to take part in a mock meeting of the council. Interactive portraits on the wall and the Speaker give information about the... Read full review
  • jo l
    Huddersfield, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    Informative and fun
    5 of 5 stars
    Monday, 20th May 2019
    We weren't sure what to expect and we went disappointed. You sit around the table while the master of keys explains 8 key legislative points from throughout history. Characters on screens debate... Read full review

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