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Manx Museum

Closed Now: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Open today: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Mann at War

I wanted to visit the Mann at War display which has been advertised on the screen of the vending... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Port Soderick, United Kingdom

nice little place, very informative about Manx history with some very nice pieces of history.free... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Liverpool, United Kingdom
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  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“natural history”(22 reviews)
From Viking treasure finds, natural wonders of the world, the famous TT Races and wartime internment – you’ll find something to appeal to everyone at the Manx Museum.The museum has plenty of interactive displays, films and a wide range of exhibits...more
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Manx Museum Kingswood Grove, Douglas IM1 3LY
+44 1624 648000
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All reviews rainy day natural history multi storey car park free entry steep hill short film interesting exhibits isle of man internment camps introductory film couple of hours interesting visit family history worth a visit all ages great place to visit tt races
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Reviewed yesterday

I wanted to visit the Mann at War display which has been advertised on the screen of the vending machine in my office. I found myself looking around the whole museum again and I have to say I learn something every time I go there....More

Thank Dil1964
Reviewed 2 days ago

nice little place, very informative about Manx history with some very nice pieces of history.free to enter

Thank LiverpoolFisherman
Reviewed 1 week ago

Spent an enjoyable morning learning about everything on the island from how people lived and worked to current wildlife and of course the TT. Well worth a visit.

Thank Dee E
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are in Douglas or surrounding area and you are stuck for something to do this is a must visit. A well set out and interesting museum.

Thank Ian H H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

staff in library most helpful would say that I had a coffee in the cafe and was charged 40p for a little ,and I mean a little, warm milk to go in it

Thank Cecilia d
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Don’t miss this. Free entry. Start with the movie behind reception as it provides a super background to the IOM. Friendly staff. - great museum. Allow 2 hours.

Thank StephenCr0ss
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A great museum with something for all the family. Good range of things to see. Friendly helpful staff and great thats it’s free!

Thank Climber198912
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a free museum up on the hillside in Douglas. We arrived to be greeted by friendly Trevor who went through the floor plan and showed us how to gain the most from the museum. We started with a short film show in a...More

1  Thank Janet H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

On a recent holiday on the Isle of Man, the Manx Museum was one visited that we would have returned to if there had been time. Interesting and informative displas.

Thank magnyvex
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A good place to visit - well presented - very friendly. Would have like to see more in depth stuff for contemporary history

Thank 210MartinS
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4 June 2017|
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Response from venus2012 | Reviewed this property |
Hi - depending on your preferences (it's an art gallery/museum) but I spent about 4 hours there, split into two visits. My interests covered both art and celtic/viking ancient history and geology. . I paid a second visit as... More
Elizabeth C
29 July 2015|
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Response from K H | Reviewed this property |
I think there is a bug in tripadvisor, this is the 2nd time in a month that I have been notified that there is a question and it is for the wrong location. I don't think it is user error, I think there is a bug. But it... More
Gill P
28 March 2015|
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Response from ManxNationalHeritage | Property representative |
Hi Gill Visitors to the Isle of Man can buy the ‘Holiday’ pass for £20 for adults and £10 for children from Manx National Heritage outlets, which gives unlimited entry to all MNH attractions for up to 14 days while the... More