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Drogheda Museum Millmount

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Address: Millmount Complex | Drogheda, Ireland
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Really love visiting here! The premises is gorgeous and it's so nice to walk around and look at the lovely views of Drogheda!

Reviewed 2 days ago
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Drogheda, Ireland
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Drogheda, Ireland
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Really love visiting here! The premises is gorgeous and it's so nice to walk around and look at the lovely views of Drogheda!

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Lanark, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We wanted to visit the tower for the views, and were so pleased to discover the museum. We were guided around the exhibits by a really informative guide, and everyone was really helpful and friendly. Hearing the history of the town from locals was wonderful.

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Thank ktfine
Ireland
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25 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

I took 2 young children age 3 and 6 to millmount. The 6 year old absolutely loved it, he's very interested in history though. The 3 year old had no interest. Visits are by guided tour. We had a really nice lady show us around. She took us up to the tower first and showed a very eager boy around... More 

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Thank osullivandebby
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

I really enjoyed seeing the museum and tower. The staff were very friendly and helpful and quite funny too. The old tapestries were something special.

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Thank danI7657IR
Dublin, Ireland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 January 2017

The staff was very helpful and took their time to show us around the Millmount Tower. The museum itself is really good, it has a basement floor with old utensils and each room tells a different part of Drogheda's history. I highly recommend a visit to it. On a bright day the views from the Tower are amazing!

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Panama city beach
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Reviewed 10 December 2016

Please do yourself a favor do not leave this region without paying a visit to Millmount Fort in Drogheda. Very instructive, and going way back centuries. From the top of the fortification, you will have a breathtaking view of the entire valley of the Boyne and maybe the coast as well since Drogheda is a port

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Thank Accv2000
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Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

Joan & Julian talked us through some of the things in this muesum. Our tour with their guidance was fabulous. I thoroughly recommend for your visit to Drogheda. Irish history is facinating and we could have stayed longer.

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Thank Louise S
Belfast, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 11 September 2016

Fabulous tour and information on the Millmount and the major events that have taken place in Drogheda.over the years including facts about the Viking boat found in the Boyne river within sight of the Millmount, the attack and subsequent slaughter by Cromwell and the Battle of the Boyne to name but a few. Our guide walked us around the tower... More 

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Gorey, Ireland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 227 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 September 2016

A group of 40 of us descended on Mortello Tower - wonderful views from the top floor. Margaret tried to fit in so much in a short time-really informative and interesting. The memorabilia in both the tower and Museum brought us back in time-to view 200yr old banners in almost perfect condition was a pleasure. All this is located on... More 

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Dundee, Scotland
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Reviewed 2 September 2016

The views from the martello tower are superb and you really get a feeling for why Drogheda was such a strategic site in far-away times. Our guide, Margaret (I think) was so enthusiastic about her city and gave us a fascinating insight into its past. Wish we'd gone to this tower and its museum first as it helped us understand... More 

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