8 School summer holiday ideas - Enjoy the Isle of Man's heritage sites
Summer holidays are here!
The Isle of Man is our playground this year to explore and enjoy like never before. If you want an entertainment plan, it's all here on our doorstep!
Explore castles, churches, forts, ancient monuments, Celtic and Viking crosses, burial sites, Neolithic tombs and fascinating museums that tell the story of the Isle of Man's rich past and show how its 10,000 year history preserved magnificently.
8 Isle of Man Heritage sites that can't be missed
One of the best preserved medieval castles in the world. Click here for opening times
Overlooking Peel Marina, the Island's majestic fortress. Click here for opening times.
The Island’s mythological sea god, Manannan, welcomes you to his fascinating kingdom of Viking, Celtic and maritime past. Click here for opening times.
The Island’s 10,000 year history presented through galleries, film and interactive displays. Click here for opening times
A monastery from 1134, learn its story. Click here for opening times
Living illustration of a farming and crofting community in the 19th and early 20th century. Click here for opening times, and guided tours where the traditional houses are opened up for you to learn Manx history, then enjoy a lovely cup of tea.
Built as a summer retreat for a wealthy merchant family from Liverpool in Victorian times. Click here for opening times.
Largest working waterwheel in the world, with a wonderful climb to the top. Click here for opening times
For festivals, events and open days click here . We are looking forward to Picnic in the Abbey and a Traditional sports day
Enjoy a cream tea
What a chance to enjoy what we have on our doorstep. Take the bus or the train, have a cream tea at the many beautiful cafes within these sites, and makes the most of the summer holidays here on the Isle of Man.
Heritage and Transport Card
Get yourself a 5 day Heritage and Transport Card, and enjoy.
Explore and rejuvenate from here
If you would like a change of scenery and stay in one of our holiday cottages in Port Erin, please contact us . Our cottages are at Port Erin beach and in the heart of Castletown, with three bedrooms, sleep six, and are dog friendly. Our Castletown property has additional sofabeds for extra guests.
To see Seaview click HERE
To see Palm Villa, click HERE
To see Castleview, click HERE
5 Day Itinerary
For a five day heritage itinerary, click here
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