Manx Museum

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The Manx Museum is bursting with artefacts and treasures unique to the Isle of Man. The Island’s 10,000 year history is presented through film, galleries and interactive displays. The perfect starting point on your journey of discovery around our Island and its Viking and Celtic past.

- Introductory film to the Island’s 10,000 year history
- National Art Gallery Viking hoards of silver and gold in the Viking Gallery
- The story of Tynwald, the oldest continuous Parliament in the world
- Manx landscape, wildlife and habitats in the Natural History Gallery
- The Island at War and its internment camps
- The world-famous TT races, legendary riders and their motorbikes
- The Holiday Isle in its heyday as a tourist destination from Victorian times
- Gifts and souvenirs in our Gallery Shop
- Refreshments in the Bay Room Cafe Visit our latest temporary exhibition
- Visit the National Library & Archive and uncover stories on www.imuseum.im

Venue Type:

Museum, Gallery, Library, Archive

See also

Opening hours

Open Monday to Saturday 10am to 5pm.
Closed Christmas Day, Boxing Day, New Year’s Day and Tynwald Day.

Admission charges

Free

Discounts

  • English Heritage
  • Cadw: Welsh Historic Monuments
  • Historic Scotland
  • National Art Pass
  • National Trust
Links

Collection details

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

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.
Labyrinth: Night at the Museum - Dark Tours Logo

Labyrinth: Night at the Museum - Dark Tours

  • 17 — 20 May 2017

Inspired by the Manx Museum’s collections, take part in an immersive theatre tour as Labyrinth: History in Action tell some of the Island’s darker histories throughout the museum galleries by torch light. Not for the faint-hearted (or children under 8)! An event to celebrate International Museums at Night Festival.

Suitable for

  • 18+

Admission

£12 Adult, £6 Children

Website

http://www.manxnationalheritage.im/whats-on/detail/night-at-the-museum-dark-tours/

Manx Museum
Kingswood Grove
Douglas
Isle of Man
IM1 3LY

Website

www.manxnationalheritage.im

E-mail

enquiries@mnh.gov.im

Telephone

01624 648000

Fax

01624 648001

All information is drawn from or provided by the venues themselves and every effort is made to ensure it is correct. Please remember to double check opening hours with the venue concerned before making a special visit.
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