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National Leprechaun Museum

Closed Now: 10:00 am - 5:30 pm
Open today: 10:00 am - 5:30 pm
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I didn’t review the leprechaun museum well, and felt guilty about it since. Upon reflection the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Merseyside, United Kingdom
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Not really a museum in the traditional sense.

First things first, this is not a collection of leprechaun artefacts or anything you'd expect from... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Sutton Coldfield, United Kingdom
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“giant furniture”(179 reviews)
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Step into another world where nothing is quite what it seems. Discover the sounds, sights, stories,and magic of mythical Ireland,land of the leprechaun!Your journey begins with a look at representations of the leprechaun through the ages. On your...more
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Jervis Street, Dublin Dublin 1, Ireland
+353 1 873 3899
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Reviewed today via mobile

What a waste of money..... I paid for 6 of us, so over £100 of my hard earned money. I am struggling to find words to give the full sense of how bad this place is. Apart from a 6ft stuffed Leprechaun in the gift...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Ianpscott
Reviewed yesterday

I decided to go there after reading all the positive reviews and honestly I don't understand where all these are coming from, unless I was so unlucky to be there on a bad day. I left the museum asking myself 'what was that about and...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank lhen13
Reviewed 4 days ago

My boyfriend and I were SO charmed by Andy, our guide and storyteller. He was articulate, fun, and honestly one of the best guides I've ever had. The museum was well-designed, and the gift shop has a great selection of books if you want to...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank agarfs
Reviewed 5 days ago

This is great fun, loved the giant furniture! Some great and funny stories. really interesting and the guy was very entertaining. i would definitely recommend visiting here.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 877sop
Reviewed 5 days ago

I thought this would be an awesome visit for my trip to Ireland. Instead, it was just someone telling a few stories and thus ends the tour. Please, save your Euros and go do something else.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank MelaniaM32
Reviewed 6 days ago

This place will bring you closer to the heart and soul of Ireland than any museum will (and that's coming from a historian), Naoise was an incredible guide and brought everything to life!!! :))

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Abby O
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I didn’t review the leprechaun museum well, and felt guilty about it since. Upon reflection the museum is good! Yes, I agree with my original review of, I’m not sure it’s classed as a museum, but, you know what? It’s original; quirky and fun. I...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank jenw376
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First things first, this is not a collection of leprechaun artefacts or anything you'd expect from a typical museum. Upon arrival before you pay, a staff member explains that this is actually a story-telling experience (this IS fully explained - any reviewers who complain that...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 02smithm1
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I loved the concept of this but it really wasn't good value. I hoped to learn about where some of the Irish myths and legends originated and how they have developed. What we actually received were a couple of stories about Leprechauns. The girl doing...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Y2118DOamandar
Reviewed 1 week ago

the room with the giant furniture is probably worth this on its own. we went for the dark tales tour, we experienced 3 stories in about an hour, the 1st and last were kind of what we expected but the 2nd lost alot of peoples...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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23 May 2018|
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Response from GeejaMae | Reviewed this property |
Pretty sure it does! It’s all one thing so there’s nowhere else to go haha. Pretty sure when we went they only did dark tales on a Friday and Saturday though but that as this month!!
Nicola M
25 March 2018|
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Response from Charlotte C | Reviewed this property |
You can just drop in but cheaper booking before online
12 November 2017|
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Response from Carolyn P | Reviewed this property |
We were there early afternoon. It is abolutely bonkers and probably overwpriced but I liked it. The host we had certainly tried hard and told some very funny jokes and tales. I'd say put any ideas of cost - or logic - to... More