A Visitors Sketchbook

The Napoleonic Wars stopped early tourists from going to Europe and instead forced them to discover the landscapes of Britain. From the late 17th century increasing numbers of tourists traversed the Irish Sea to visit the Isle of Man.

  • Date 23/05/2020 —
  • Time 10am - 5pm
  • Location Manx Museum, Douglas
  • Price Free exhibition. Donations welcome.

The Napoleonic Wars stopped early tourists from going to Europe and instead forced them to discover the landscapes of Britain. From the late 17th century increasing numbers of tourists traversed the Irish Sea to visit the Isle of Man.
See the Island through the eyes of early tourists: men and women who explored and observed the Manx landscape through sketch and journal.

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