Isle of Man
The Island's treasure house provides an exciting introduction to the "Story of Mann" where a specially produced film portrayal of Manx history compliments the award winning displays. Galleries depict natural history, archaeology and social development of the Island. There are also examples of famous Manx artists in the National Art Gallery together with the Island's National Archive and Library. Bay Room restaurant and gift shop.
Closed: 25 - 26 December and 1 Jan
Archaeology, Archives, Coins and Medals, Costume and Textiles, Decorative and Applied Art, Fine Art, Land Transport, Maritime, Music, Natural Sciences, Personalities, Science and Technology, Social History, Weapons and War
The Real War Horses
- 24 October 2014 7:30-9pm
Andrew Robertshaw’s lecture examines the contribution made by horses, mules and donkeys to the British Armies’ war effort on the Western Front. When war began in 1914 the British army possessed a mere 25,000 horses. The War Office was given the urgent task of sourcing half a million more to go into battle. With Q and A.
£10.00 per person, available from the Manx Museum Gallery Shop and online. 10% discount for members and ACE cardholders.