FREE Village & Harbour Tours

Did you know that in its heyday, the Mount's harbourside village was home to over 300 islanders and by 1811, there were 53 houses, 4 streets, 3 schools and 3 public houses?

  • Booking not needed
  • Free event

From digging into the history of the village and harbour life, to the conservation of our castle, connect with the island and its stories through daily guided tours of island life. Hear about the families that call the Mount home, view the buildings that have played key roles in the village's history and discover what life here today is really like.

The basics

Suitability
Children welcome
Unfortunately dogs are not welcome at this event.
Meeting point
In front of the change house/information centre.

Times

Event opening times and availability
Day Times Availability
18 June 2018 11:30 - 12:00 Available
13:30 - 14:00 Available
14:30 - 15:00 Available
19 June 2018 11:30 - 12:00 Available
13:30 - 14:00 Available
14:30 - 15:00 Available
20 June 2018 11:30 - 12:00 Available
13:30 - 14:00 Available
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21 June 2018 11:30 - 12:00 Available
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22 June 2018 11:30 - 12:00 Available
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24 June 2018 11:30 - 12:00 Available
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25 June 2018 11:30 - 12:00 Available
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26 June 2018 11:30 - 12:00 Available
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27 June 2018 11:30 - 12:00 Available
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28 June 2018 11:30 - 12:00 Available
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29 June 2018 11:30 - 12:00 Available
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1 July 2018 11:30 - 12:00 Available
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2 July 2018 11:30 - 12:00 Available
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3 July 2018 11:30 - 12:00 Available
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4 July 2018 11:30 - 12:00 Available
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5 July 2018 11:30 - 12:00 Available
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6 July 2018 11:30 - 12:00 Available
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8 July 2018 11:30 - 12:00 Available
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9 July 2018 11:30 - 12:00 Available
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10 July 2018 11:30 - 12:00 Available
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Upcoming events

FREE Village & Harbour Tours

Mon 18 Jun 2018
11:30-12:00
Did you know that in its heyday, the Mount's harbourside village was home to over 300 islanders and by 1811, there were 53 houses, 4 streets, 3 schools and 3 public houses?

Meet the Gardener

Mon 18 Jun 2018
13:00-13:15
A unique chance to experience life beyond the castle walls and meet one of the gardening team, including Head Gardener Lottie Allen.

Summer Adventures: Busy Bees and Butterflies

Thu 02 Aug 2018
11:00-16:00
Inspired by stories and life on the Mount, both past and present, join a crafty hub of activity and make your own treasure to take home.

Rockpool Explorer

Fri 03 Aug 2018
15:00-17:00
Take a walk on the wild side and join us for a rummage in the rock-pools.

Summer Adventures: Tall stories of the Castle

Sun 05 Aug 2018
11:00-16:00
Inspired by stories and life on the Mount, both past and present, join a crafty hub of activity and make your own treasure to take home.

Summer Adventures; Treasure Island of Stories

Tue 07 Aug 2018
11:00-16:00
Inspired by stories and life on the Mount, both past and present, join a crafty hub of activity and make your own treasure to take home.