Rushen Abbey was founded in 1134 and is now a heritage centre (part of the ‘Story of Mann’) with a building containing artifacts and telling the history of Rushen Abbey Read more [...]
Nearest Things To Do Isle of Man
Heading to Isle of Man and looking for something to do or a place to visit. Coast Radar is not just a list of beaches but we bring you the whole Isle of Man coast including castles, lighthouses, piers, museums, beautiful gardens, seaside towns, National Trust and other heritage properties.
Finding the best things to see and do on a Isle of Man day out with your family or friends is easy – simply explore the links below, hit the jump to my location button or use the search bar to plan your next Isle of Man activity.
Snaefell is the highest mountain and the only summit higher than 2,000 feet (610 m) on the Isle of Man, at 2,037 feet (620.9 m) above sea level. At the summit you Read more [...]
The Point of Ayre Lighthouse is an active 19th-century lighthouse that was first lit in 1818, making it the oldest operational lighthouse on the island. The lighthouse is located at the Point of Ayre at the Read more [...]
Douglas lifeboat station was established in 1802 although the first one closed in 1895 and this second station established in 1874 is now the present one. Douglas was home to Read more [...]
Peel Castle was built in the 11th century by the Vikings and stands on St Patrick’s Isle which is connected to Peel by a causeway. After the rule of the Read more [...]
Spanish Head is a headland on the southwestern coast of the Isle of Man, rising over 100 m from sea level. You can see the island of the Calf of Read more [...]
Ramsey Queens pier was built in 1886 and is 2241 feet long. The pier is being restored in sections by the Queen’s Pier Restoration Trust that has a long fight to Read more [...]
The Laxey Wheel (also known as Lady Isabella) is a large waterwheel built into the hillside above the village of Laxey in the Isle of Man. Designed by Robert Casement Read more [...]
Tynwald Hill is the original assembly place for the Isle of Man parliament, Tynwald, is the scene of the annual ceremony in which the laws of the Isle of Man Read more [...]
Ramsey lifeboat station was established in the late 1820s and now has an offshore lifeboat. The station is open Monday to Friday and an RNLI shop can be found in Read more [...]
Calf of Man is a 618-acre (250 ha) island (almost 1 square mile), off the southwest coast of the Isle of Man, separated by a narrow stretch of water called the Read more [...]
Cregneash is a small village in the extreme south of the Isle of Man, about one mile from Port Erin. Much of the village forms a Living Museum dedicated to Read more [...]