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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
      252
    • Very Good
      153
    • Average
      25
    • Poor
      4
    • Terrible
      3

    Recent Reviews:

    • davem920
      Manchester, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Friends getaway
      Wonderful find
      5 of 5 stars
      Monday, 24th February 2020
      Great place to visit. Interesting to be taken back in time (maybe showing my age), very informative the industrial activity in the area etc. Cafe also worth a visit. Read full review
    • 81Mark71
      Manchester, United Kingdom
      Really interesting place
      5 of 5 stars
      Sunday, 17th May 2020
      This is a really interesting place with local history and a good place to take the kids - also a good cafe at the end for a quick drink and bite to eat. Read full review
    • Ruth C
      Christchurch, United Kingdom
      Very interesting Museum
      5 of 5 stars
      Tuesday, 17th August 2021
      An excellent view of the social history in the Manchester area. Suitable for all ages and free to visit. 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 2021 - 31 Dec 2021)
    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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