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Milntown Gardens

The Island's only historic estate with 15 acres of beautiful gardens and woodland walks.

Lezayre Road, Lezayre, Isle Of Man, IM7 2AB

Milntown on the Isle of Man

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Free for members
Facilities
  • Cafe / restaurant
  • Easily accessible without car
  • Free parking
  • Garden only
  • Mostly wheelchair accessible
  • Shop
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The only country house and garden open to the public on the Isle of Man.

The house we see today has the Gothic facade put on by Deemster John Christian in the 1830s around an earlier Georgian core. It is by repute the most haunted house on the Island.

The 15 acres of gardens provide for a relaxing stroll, around both the formal gardens, the mill pond, the vegetable garden and into the woodland area.

Also on view is Sir Clive Edwards collection of vintage motorbikes and cars. The Milntown Cafe enjoys a reputation for serving the best cream teas on the Island.

We also have three stunning self-catering apartments on site each sleeping up to four people.

Opening Times

2022

The Gardens are open 10.00am until 4.00pm daily (Last admissions into the Gardens is 3.30pm).

The House is open for House Tours every Saturday at 2.30pm until the end of November.

Please note: The information on the Historic Houses website is advisory, but please always check the website of the house or garden you intend to visit before travelling.

See their website to double check their opening times

Admission

Historic Houses members visit the gardens for free.

Gardens Adult £4
Gardens Seniors £3.50
House Tours £7

Visit the house's website
for the latest information.

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Milntown on the Isle of Man

Excellent garden—lovely cafe.
Interesting walks around a well designed garden, with interesting sculpture, woodland surprises! Outstanding staff with amazing volunteers support. Couldn’t recommend it more highly—definitely be going back soon.

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