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Small Railway Museum

This is a small railway museum at the end of the steam railway line from Douglas to Port Erin. It... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Janet H
Ellesmere Port, United Kingdom
Love it if you like Rail history.

Situated at the end of the rail line in Port Erin, Isle of Man. Not large but has a gift shop and a... read more

Reviewed 30 September 2018
Riverview, Canada
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a small railway museum at the end of the steam railway line from Douglas to Port Erin. It contains locomotives, carriages, artefacts and many photographs and information on laminated sheets about all the different railway lines. There is a nice gift shop and...More

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Reviewed 30 September 2018

Situated at the end of the rail line in Port Erin, Isle of Man. Not large but has a gift shop and a railroad simulater that is unique and has several levels of competence you can attain. Only 2£ to get in is well worth...More

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Reviewed 29 September 2018

The museum is in the old goods shed at the station. It is a bit like the Tardis - it doesn’t look very big from the outside but don’t be fooled it is a lot larger than you might think. It contains two locos,carriages, artefacts...More

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Reviewed 16 August 2018

Open when the steam train is running this is a nice little museum to visit with plenty of old railway memorabilia and some old trains and carriages inside. Well worth a visit if you are in Port Erin

Thank John O
Reviewed 10 August 2018

We popped in on a Sunday morning (only £2 admission charge) not really expecting very much. We were greeted by one of the volunteers Euan, who offered to show us around. What a delight, his enthusiasm for both the museum and the railways of the...More

Thank kevingT7327KM
Reviewed 8 August 2018

love steam locomotive history? GO!!! you won't be disappointed this museum gives a comprehensive history of the Islands railway heritage

Thank Bernadette C
Reviewed 3 August 2018

We were waiting for the train back to Castletown, the weather was appalling and we had a bit of time to kill, so we popped into the museum to pass some time. It's always a good place to stock up on Birthday and Christmas presents...More

Thank Roll_and_stroll
Reviewed 27 June 2018

A very interesting museum...small but well set out. A must before or after your trip on the train! Even a full size train inside!

Thank tracylott
Reviewed 19 June 2018

Have lived on the IOM for over 10 years now and never visited this museum. It was really worth the visit especially interesting to us as it showed many photos of the old steam line to Ramsey via Peel which is long gone. Entrance fee...More

Thank beeiom
Reviewed 18 June 2018

Clean full of exhibits, including the coaches our Queen and her Mother had a ride in when visiting the Isle of Man

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John E
11 October 2015|
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Response from Rob D | Reviewed this property |
Hello John, I was only on holiday when l went, you need to contact them directly for your calendars. all the best, Rob