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Latest News

Summer 2017 Excursions

See Events (main menu) for the Summer 2017 programme or Click here for the Summer programme in PDF form
 

Buildings at Risk

IoM NHAS and Heritage Trusts etc. launch campaign to publicise Buildings at Risk and issues with Planning and Registered Buildings - details here
 

Isle of Man Studies

Isle of Man Studies vol XIV (Proceedings of the IoM NHAS 2015-16) was published on 19 March 2016, and has beenposted to those who weren't able to collect their copies at the AGM.:  More details


Student Bursaries

The Society awards student bursaries of £250 each year.  For more information, and details of how to apply, see the Marshall Cubbon Student Bursaries page.
 

Traditional Buildings of Mann

Traditional Buildings of Mann is a new initiative, which aims to encourage local communities to take a more active interest in the traditional buildings in their area. Please visit the project website, or download a copy of our leaflet, for more information about the project and for details about getting involved. You can also read about the project in an article which was published in the Isle of Man Examiner. Please join us in learning more about the Island's traditional buildings.

Isle of Man Studies

Isle of Man Studies vol XIV (Proceedings of the IoM NHAS 2015-16) was published on 19 March 2016, and has been posted to those who weren't able to collect their copies at the AGM.:  More details

Please contact the Membership Secretary for more information about ordering your copy of recent Proceedings.

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Welcome to the Isle of Man Natural History and Antiquarian Society Website

Our objectives are the advancement of knowledge of natural history and human history and cultural development, especially in the Isle of Man and related countries. 

We organise events throughout the year - excursions in the summer and lectures in the winter.  Some are particularly suitable for children.

We publish many of the lectures in our Proceedings - now known as Isle of Man Studies

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Announcements

Isle of Man Studies (Proceedings IoMNHAS) vol XV

Isle of Man Studies volume XV will be posted to members as soon as it is available.
 


 

Summer Excursion Programme published

See Events (main menu) for the Summer 2017 programme or Click here for the Summer programme in PDF form

 

Forthcoming Events
 

Saturday 5 August: The Ayres National Nature Reserve (NNR)    Leader Louise Samson

Walk and talk looking at the species and habitats that make this area so special including a summary of how the breeding birds of conservation concern fared in 2017, observing migrating small waders and looking at the special habitats.

Meet at 2pm Rue Point Car Park NX 407 032

 
Wednesday 9 August: Bats at Port Soderick  Leader Nick Pinder
 
A night time foray around Port Soderick will hopefully reveal some of the 7 or 8 varieties of bats found on the Island. Bring a torch!
 
8.45pm Port Soderick Shore Car Park SC 346 726
 

 

Student Bursaries

Applications for the 2017 Marshal Cubbon Student Bursaries have now closed and successful recipients have been notified.

For more information, please see the Marshall Cubbon Student Bursaries page.