Our Mission

To lead the Island’s community in recognising, understanding, valuing and promoting its cultural heritage and identity to a world-wide audience.

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  • Act as guardian of the Island’s unique heritage and cultural assets
  • Strengthen the Manx identity and community by giving opportunities for enjoyment, learning and development
  • Contribute to the national economy and infrastructure by making the Isle of Man a better place in which to live, work and visit.
  • Research and communicate the significance of Manx heritage and culture
  • Manage ourselves effectively, efficiently and accountably

Our outcomes:

  • A sense of time, place and identity for Manx people
  • Safe and welcoming physical environments at our sites
  • Creative engagement and inspirational experiences
  • Learning and personal development opportunities
  • Positive economic impact and a creative economy
  • Accessible and safeguarded resources for the understanding of Mann

Our Values

  • Welcoming
  • Inspiring
  • Innovative
  • Manx