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Portland Basin Museum

Type:Museum

Portland Place
Ashton-under-Lyne
Greater Manchester
OL7 0QA

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Portland Basin Museum

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Map & Directions

Public Transport Directions

From: 330 from Ashton Bus Station Directions: Take the 330 bus to Asda, walk along the canal towpath, cross the metal bridge and the museum is now visible on the left.

Road Directions

From: M67, J3, 1 miles (1.6 km) Directions: Follow signs for Ashton Under Lyne town centre.

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TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

4.5 of 5 stars
    • Excellent
      255
    • Very Good
      154
    • Average
      26
    • Poor
      4
    • Terrible
      3

    Recent Reviews:

    • Us2dogo
      Rochdale, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Couples
      What a fabulous place and free..
      5 of 5 stars
      Monday, 18th April 2022
      We came off the canal and saw this museum so decided to venture in. To start with we were very surprised the learn it was free, only asking for donations. We were greeted by a lovely man who... Read full review
    • Warren E
      Trip Type:
      Family
      Good for free but needs more investment
      3 of 5 stars
      Saturday, 4th June 2022
      Been here previously and its been better yes its free but the exhibits and getting tired and the projecter didnt work on one of the exhibits. Read full review
    • Joanne H
      Bingley, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Couples
      Small informative museum
      4 of 5 stars
      Wednesday, 15th June 2022
      Visited the small but surprisingly well laid out museum, I knew nothing about the museum other than it was free, I am always interested in free things. I was really surprised to find there were mock... Read full review

    Facilities

    Accessibility

    • All Areas Accessible to Disabled Visitors

    Attraction Facilities

    • Free Admission

    Parking & Transport

    • Parking (free)

    Provider Facilities

    • Toilets

    Dates and Opening Times

    Portland Basin Museum (1 Jan 2022 - 31 Dec 2022)
    DayTimes
    MondayClosed*
    Tuesday - Sunday10:00 - 16:00*
    Dates and times marked with a '*' are provisional and may be subject to change

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