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Not a museum but a tourist attraction. A series of displays and recreations try to explain a national identity. Quite good but don't go searching for deep factual info.
Much is conveyed through ham acting voiceover storytelling.
English Heritage and U.K. National Trust get free...More
we visited the house of manannan as part of our stay on the isle of man
the displays are very good and tell the story of the island with reconstructions of the various ages
its and excellent place to visit
I have to say this was the best museum I have ever visited. So lucky having just a morning to waste before catching the Manannan fast thingy back to the mainland in the afternoon, decided to have a drive to Peel and look around... Result!...More
One of the best attractions in Peel. It a free entry but do allow good time if you want to take advantage of all it offers. An especially good place to visit if you have inquisitive children who have a desire to learn. But still...More
An very well laid out museum, interesting. So much to see that you could be there for several hours and still not do it all justice. Just too much? It would be good for children although there was not a great deal to do rather...More
A really interesting Museum. Covered lots the children have been doing in history at school. Lovely coverage of the Mann history as well. Easy to walk around with great exhibits. Something for everyone here
This is a fab museum.. I went in as a Viking and ended up a Manx. The history it portrays is amazing and you just wander through 3 floors. It takes at least 2 hours to see everything. One of the best museums giving you...More
When you going to spend some money on it and get it back to its former glory days??
18 March 2015|
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The House of Manannan is currently undergoing a refurbishment programme including a redesign of the Kingdom of Man and the Isles gallery and the outside area, which will be turned into a play space. The new gallery is... More
The House of Manannan is currently undergoing a refurbishment programme including a redesign of the Kingdom of Man and the Isles gallery and the outside area, which will be turned into a play space. The new gallery is scheduled to be open in May of this year.