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:

  • feast58
    Liversedge, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Visit to Father Christmas
    5 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 2nd December 2018
    Can't speak highly enough about our visit today . There was so much going on , Carol singers , brass band , balloon modelling , Christmas craft making , story telling . The visit to Santa was the... Read full review
  • RedJezandLyn
    Stockport, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Excellent
    5 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 9th December 2018
    An extremely interesting museum. Something for all age groups. A lot of thought has gone in to the layout and displays. The information boards are very good and the exhibits are superb. The staff are... Read full review
  • 26callyr
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Enjoyable for all....
    5 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 15th January 2019
    We decided as a last minute thing to try this place as a few people reccomended it ... it brought back memories from which i had learnt at school plus myself and husband also learnt new things whilst... 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 2019 - 31 Dec 2019)
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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