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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
    627
  • Very Good
    224
  • Average
    17
  • Poor
    2
  • Terrible
    2

Recent Reviews:

  • nikkiagaffney
    Burntisland, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    Ran out of time
    5 of 5 stars
    Monday, 17th June 2019
    Event is free, we thought due this we would be round it in a few hours, four hours later and the doors were closing and we hadn't finished looking, cafe safe, shop staff and museums staff all very... Read full review
  • gypsywalker2017
    Buxton, Australia
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    A truly informative Museum
    5 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 19th June 2019
    We did not plan to visit the Museum but boy are we glad we did. It is wonderfully set out in rooms and so easy to navigate your way around with the supplied map of the exhibits. There is so much to... Read full review
  • bennetthuckle
    Newport Pagnell, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Solo travel
    Excellent museum
    5 of 5 stars
    Monday, 24th June 2019
    Loved revisiting this museum after a break of fifteen years. A few changes, but still very informative. Read full review

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