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Manx Museum

Kingswood Grove
Douglas
IM1 3LY

Museum

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Tel01624 648000

Natural History and Wildlife Gallery

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

Prices

Free admission - donations welcome to Manx Museum and National Trust.

Facilities

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

Catering

  • On-Site café/restaurant

Leisure Facilities

  • Shop

Parking & Transport

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

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

Provider Features

  • In town/city centre

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

Venue Facilities

  • WiFi Available

Opening Times

2018 (2 Jan 2019 - 31 Mar 2020)
DayTimes
Monday - Sunday10:00 - 17:00

* Closed Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Years Day.

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TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

4.5 of 5 stars
  • Certificate of Excellence 2019
  • Excellent
    686
  • Very Good
    242
  • Average
    20
  • Poor
    2
  • Terrible
    2

Recent Reviews:

  • Brian M
    Birmingham, United Kingdom
    Well worth a visit.
    5 of 5 stars
    Monday, 18th November 2019
    Great place, lots to see. Thought the film show needed more detail and updating to HD presentation. Some really well put together displays. Recommended. Read full review
  • kst11y
    Elgin, United Kingdom
    Nice little museum but coffee shop has no atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 24th November 2019
    This museum is lovely, plenty to see and a very helpful archive section to look articles up from old newspapers.The shop is filled with lots of high quality Manx gifts but I would give the coffee... Read full review
  • 675shayd
    Barcelona, Spain
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Manx Museum
    5 of 5 stars
    Monday, 2nd December 2019
    The museum is well worth a visit , we were meet my a friendly gentleman at the front desk and advised us to have a look at the short film about the history of the island .This was very informative... Read full review

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