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Manx Transport Heritage Museum

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We visited this great little museum Despite its small size it contains an amazing ammount of... read more

Reviewed 22 September 2018
Sandy P
Falkirk, United Kingdom
A hidden gem on the island

Not a bit museum, but it's packed with all sorts of transport memorabilia. The highlight is... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2018
Leamington Spa, United Kingdom
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Mill Road, Peel IM5 1TB
+44 1624 842448
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Reviewed 22 September 2018

We visited this great little museum Despite its small size it contains an amazing ammount of artifacts relating to first and Second World War on the island . Well worth a visit

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Sandy P
Reviewed 7 August 2018

Not a bit museum, but it's packed with all sorts of transport memorabilia. The highlight is probably the Peel P60 car, but the range of railway piece is amazing, as are the collection of motorbike fairing and publicity. Kids might get a bit bored, but...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Practical_Phil
Reviewed 27 July 2018

Went to aa carboot there and the small museum was open. Have been many many times but the shuttleworth snap is my fave ..... and the Peel minicar is brilliant as well ..

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Dave L
Reviewed 10 October 2017

This place is tiny. It is free but survives on donations. Interesting for 10 - 15 minutes. You get to see a copy of the Shuttleworth Special and an original P50. Some train stuff as well. Friendly people.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank GlyderFawr
Reviewed 26 September 2017

A small free volunteer run museum. The volunteers are keen to show you and explain about their main exhibit the IoM minicar history. There are other bits, but you will not need long to see it all, so well worth a call in when you...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank nigelmeadows47
Reviewed 25 August 2017

Hope this is the same place but looking at the other reviews it seems that it is now on a site at jurby near the old airfield, and a few hundred yards from the private motor museum. This one is full to bursting with old...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 25 August 2017

Very informative and interesting...... Very easy to find, well Signe posted.... Plus not to far from there is Jurby Junk, definitely not a place to be missed, it as been going for over 40yrs....

Date of experience: August 2017
Reviewed 25 August 2017

happened across this little gem whilst visiting moore's smokehouse ,was not supposed to be open ,but had had request from coach party so opened for them ,don't expect to spend all day visiting , but good for 20 mins-half hour .the peel P50 is not...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 4 August 2017

Worth going just to see the tiny bubble car, lots of people in a very small place, well worth a visit.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Suzanne C
Reviewed 3 August 2017

Micro museum run by enthusiastic volunteers. OK if passing but don't make a special trip, and it's closed most of the time anyway. They try hard with limited resources.

Date of experience: July 2017
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