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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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Recent Reviews:

  • davewinstanley
    Stockport, United Kingdom
    A good few hours either wet or dry
    4 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 13th May 2018
    We have been twice and all members of the family have loved the place. Lots of interest for children of all ages. The old street as you come in is good but is getting a bit battered around the seams... Read full review
  • Sarah H
    Manchester, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    My trip to Ashton Basin Museum.
    4 of 5 stars
    Thursday, 19th April 2018
    I visited Ashton Basin Museum with a group of mates. I thought it was a very interesting place about History. It is a very practical place as well. You can try out some of the displays. I would... Read full review
  • JanetS1603
    Manchester, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Great Local History Museum
    4 of 5 stars
    Thursday, 12th April 2018
    A great afternoon visit with my four year old grandson lots to see and do with optional art activities available for a small charge. The interactive areas were great ......loved the old street and... Read full review

Facilities

Attraction Facilities

  • Free Admission

Accessibility

  • All Areas Accessible to Disabled Visitors

Parking & Transport

  • Parking (free)

Provider Facilities

  • Toilets

Opening Times

Portland Basin Museum (1 Jan 2018 - 31 Dec 2018)
DayTimes
MondayClosed*
Tuesday - Sunday10:00 - 17:00*
Dates and times marked with a '*' are provisional and may be subject to change

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