Museum of Island History

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Museum

Guildhall
High Street
NEWPORT
Isle of Wight
PO30 1TY

Tel: 01983 823433

Outside view of The Guildhall where the Museum of Island History is based, Newport, Things to Do

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Family ticketFree
Adult Ticket£1.00 per ticket
Child Ticket£0.50 per ticket

Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.

Book Tickets

Facilities

Accessibility

  • All Areas Accessible to Disabled Visitors
  • Disabled persons toilet
  • Guide Dogs Permitted
  • No dogs (Guide dogs accepted)
  • Ramp/Level Access
  • Wheelchair user accessible

Children & Infants

  • Family Friendly, Children Welcome

COVID-19 Response

  • 2m distancing in place
  • Capacity limit
  • Clear signage
  • COVID-19 measures in place
  • Face mask essential (not provided)
  • Floors clearly marked for social distancing
  • Hand sanitizer available to visitors & staff
  • Hygiene screens in place
  • Interactive displays closed

Establishment Features

  • All weather attraction
  • Gift shop
  • Groups welcome
  • No Pets
  • Toilets

Group Travel

  • Out of Hours Visits

Parking & Transport

  • On street parking only

Payment Methods

  • Approx length of visit - 1 hour

Provider Preferences

  • In town/city centre
  • Indoor Attraction
  • No Smoking Attraction

Specialist Features

  • Cyclists welcome

Tours and Demonstrations

  • Demonstrations Given
  • Educational Visits Accepted

Map & Directions

Road Directions

From East Cowes ferry, second exit at roundabout onto Well Road, A3021, A3054 to Newport.
From Fishbourne ferry, B3339 (Fishbourne lane), A3054 to Newport.
From Yarmouth ferry, A3054 to Newport.

Public Transport Directions

From West Cowes Red Jet Hi-speed ferry: No. 1 bus route to Newport.
From Ryde Catamaran/Hovertravel: No. 9 bus route to Newport. 
From Yarmouth ferry: No. 7 bus route to Newport.
For further bus information please contact Southern Vectis at www.islandbuses.info/ or +44 0871 200 2233 (bus times) / +44 01983 827000 (head office).

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Opening Times

Open (25 May 2021 - 30 Dec 2021)
DayTimes
MondayClosed
Tuesday10:0013:00
WednesdayClosed
Thursday10:0013:00
FridayClosed
SaturdayClosed
SundayClosed

* The museum is open on Tuesdays and Thursdays (10am - 1pm). For December opening please check the website or call 01983 823433 to confirm prior to your visit.
Closed: 22nd, 24th, 29th, 31st December.

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