The National Folk Museum at Cregneash

The National Folk Museum at Cregneash
Arbrory Road
Isle of Man




01624 648000


01624 648001

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Cregneash is the living, working illustration of 19th and 20th Century Manx crofting life. Visitors can see traditional farming methods and skills in action, including the fields being worked with horse-drawn equipment, the processing of Manx loghtan wool, and woodturning in the Turner's Shed.

Venue Type:

Museum, Library, Archive, Heritage site

Opening hours

Open Daily, April to October, 10.00 - 17.00.

Closed during the winter months.

Admission charges

Adult £4.00
Child (5-15) £2.00
Family £9.50
Free to members of the Friends of Manx National Heritage.


  • National Trust
  • Historic Scotland
  • English Heritage

Collection details

Agriculture, Architecture, Natural Sciences, Social History

Events details are listed below. You may need to scroll down or click on headers to see them all. For events that don't have a specific date see the 'Resources' tab above.
Wellies and snowdrops

Hop Tu Naa Nippers

  • 25 October 2014 10am-4pm

Sing-along to Hop tu Naa songs, ‘step step hop’ to the Hop tu Naa dance and hear the story of the well-known tale ‘The Gigantic Turnip’ and some Manx Fairy Tales. Join a welly walk around the farm to the turnip field and make a colourful autumn picture.

Please wear suitable clothing, preferably wellies or boots to join the ‘welly walk’.
Most of the events take place undercover, refreshments also available.

Suitable for

  • Any age


Admission on the door: Adult £6.00, Child £3.00. 10% discount for FMNH members. A free turnip for every child taking part. Turnips are subject to availability.


Autumn leaves

Turn Up For Turnips

  • 27 — 31 October 2014

The humble turnip or ‘moot’ is central to our Manx Hop tu Naa celebrations. Come along to collect and carve your turnip. Turnips £1.50 each or bring your own to carve.

Suitable for

  • Any age


Adult £5.00, Child (under 18 years): £2.50. £1.50 per turnip.