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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Recent Reviews:

  • Lesleyf1986
    Manchester, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Family
    FABULOUS
    5 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 8th December 2019
    Had a fun filled afternoon at this wonderful museum with 3 generations of our family. Something for everyone, one of the best museums around. SANTA'S ELVES need a special mention - absolutely... Read full review
  • Teachingmummy
    Dukinfield, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Always a hit!
    5 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 19th January 2020
    Took my 2 daughters as they were going to learn about what it was like to live without technology in school. Quick visit, lovely staff and always a good trip on the doorstep. Read full review
  • 432emilief
    Bacup, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Wonderful
    5 of 5 stars
    Friday, 24th January 2020
    What a wonderful hidden gem! Something for people of all ages to enjoy. From 2 up & 2 downs, to textile mills and shops, see how life was in the 1920s. There are plenty of props to help you get into... 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 2020 - 31 Dec 2020)
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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