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Erin Arts Centre Laare Ellynyn Phurt Chiarn 

Open: Box Office: Tuesday - Friday, 1.30pm - 4.30pm (30min before events)
Art Exhibition: Tuesday, 1.30pm - 4.30pm
Disabled: Access
Location: Port Erin
Parking: Available


The Erin Arts Centre is located in the south of the Island on the site of a former Methodist Chapel. Since its foundation in 1971 it has played an important role as a venue for music and theatre. The centre is staffed by volunteers and helpers dedicated to the promotion of the arts.

The Isle of Man Bank Auditorium forms a suitable facility for music from recitals to choral concerts. The auditorium has more recently been used for the showing of films after a digital projector and screen were installed. The Erin Arts Centre also holds the Sir James Mellon Gallery, which opened in 1994. The gallery is ideal for craft and art exhibitions.


In the town of Port Erin, follow the promenade to Victoria Sq.

By Vehicle:
Port Erin is in the southwest part of the island. It can be reached by the heading south along the A5, following the signs.

By Bus:
Port Erin can be reached by the following bus routes: 1, 2, 2A, 8 X1, and X2. Traveling from Douglas, Castletown, Port St Mary and Peel.

By Railway:
Port Erin can be reached by the taking the Electric Railway to Douglas and then the Steam Railway to the Port Erin stop.

By only the Steam Railway, take the train to Port Erin.

General Enquiries and Administration
Erin Arts Centre
Victoria Square
Port Erin
Isle of Man
Tel: +44 1624 835858
Fax: +44 1624 836658
Box Office: +44 1624 832662

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