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Dun Laoghaire History Society - Amazing museum

What a wonderful museum. Our group really enjoyed visiting this fantastic collection of historical... read more

Reviewed 28 September 2018
Dun Laoghaire, Ireland
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Mr R.S & Mrs L.J Hall

Wow what a fantastic collection of historic items depicting the old fashioned Irish ways. The... read more

Reviewed 13 September 2018
Northamptonshire, United Kingdom
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Caherguillamore, Bruff, Ireland
+353 86 154 1078
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Reviewed 28 September 2018 via mobile

What a wonderful museum. Our group really enjoyed visiting this fantastic collection of historical items. A trip down memory lane! Would love to return again.

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Reviewed 13 September 2018 via mobile

Wow what a fantastic collection of historic items depicting the old fashioned Irish ways. The artefacts that we’re discussed by the collector were fascinating and well worth asking him about, if you haven’t heard it before. Extremely inviting owner.

Thank Rrichtadvisor
Reviewed 12 September 2018

Visited Old Irish Ways on the weekend of the 8th of September. Met by a very pleasant gentleman who showed us around for nearly 2 hours. He was full of information & gave us both cups of coffee & biscuits, you'd be hard pushed to...More

Thank Jaynemc81
Reviewed 28 August 2018

How could we miss this gem all the years? This place is a mirror of rural Ireland over the last centuries. The more than friendly and helpful owner has to tell a story on almost any of the thousands of items he collected. If you...More

Thank Vikings-on-tour
Reviewed 27 August 2018

We found this amazing place by following a small sign we saw on a post, and am so glad we did. Driving up the yard it didnt look much but wait till you get inside. Easy to spend 2 hours being shown around by a...More

Thank moyamtk
Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

Always been interested in heritage museums and visited lots of them around the country. None of them compare to Old Irish Ways museum in the quantity and quality of the collections there, the fantastic layout and the exceptional owner and guide Denis who has done...More

Thank Olive F
Reviewed 18 August 2018

We found the place when looking for the largest stone circle in Ireland. We spent about 2 hours exploring the collection. Sadly we did not see all the collection as we had another place we wished see. The owner interacted with us the through out...More

Thank tessa p
Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

I went there with my 2 year old and my retired dad, who came to visit from Hungary. We all had a great time in the museum and spent nearly 3 hours wondering and chatting to the owner. The things we saw and the stories...More

Thank Lazmagy
Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

I found this place on the internet and trip advisor and had wanted to visit in April but did not have the time. This time we decided it was a must do especially after reading some of the glowing feedback points on here. It did...More

Thank Geogal2013
Reviewed 14 August 2018

Old Irish Ways was one of the most interesting places my family and I have been to. I would highly recommend spending time here.You will not regret it! So many interesting historical pieces and so so beautifully organised and displayed.The owner Denis, very kindly gave...More

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