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House Tours

Thu, 01 Oct 2020 to Sun, 28 Feb 2021

Our Winter House Tours will take place every Sunday at 2.30pm. Step inside the island’s only historical house open to the public where our team of volunteers will guide you through its beautifully elegant rooms and detail the powerful Christian dynasty, who occupied Milntown for 500 years, and the vision of Sir Clive Edwards, who left the Estate in trust for the benefit...

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Feathered Friends Treasure Hunt

Sat, 13 Feb 2021 to Sun, 21 Feb 2021

Our Feathered Friends have taken to hiding around our Gardens- Can you help us by finding them? They all have a number so pop that number next to their picture on the form and return your completed form back to us - We'll enter everyone into our free prize draw which will be held after the end of the competition There is a small fee of 50p for the Treasure Hunt, Norma...

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Exploring the Cosmos, from Plato to Pluto

Sat, 27 Mar 2021

Looking at how over the centuries we have explored our Solar System.   The lecture looks at ancient models of the cosmos, through to the Copernican revolution, and the use of telescopes, and discoveries by spacecraft since 1957.   The lecture will also include a number of surprising Manx links.  It concludes with details of some recent spacecraft missi...

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