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War Years Remembered

Avondale Drive | Unit 16B Dennison Industrial Estate, Ballyclare, Newtownabbey BT39 9EB, Northern Ireland
+44 28 9335 4125
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Wonderfully put together

This museum was a pleasure to attend. It is set out in a large warehouse, ground level and is... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
muffinbrittney
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Kilkeel, United Kingdom
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An absolutely amazing museum, a real work of art!

We really enjoyed our visit to the War Years Remembered museum. It is absolutely amazing and must... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Michael L
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Avondale Drive | Unit 16B Dennison Industrial Estate, Ballyclare, Newtownabbey BT39 9EB, Northern Ireland
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+44 28 9335 4125
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This museum was a pleasure to attend. It is set out in a large warehouse, ground level and is wheelchair friendly. Beautifully put together. The curators are a wealth of knowledge and it's obvious their passion to keep these memories alive lives deep. You could...More

Thank muffinbrittney
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We really enjoyed our visit to the War Years Remembered museum. It is absolutely amazing and must surely rate as one of the best military museums in existence anywhere. What makes it so different from any other museums I have visited is the fact that...More

Thank Michael L
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Reviewed 1 week ago

War Years Remembered is a great day out for all the family. A great collection and Davids personal knowledge makes the visit worth while. They need our help as they have suffered a serious flood on the 28th July following heavy rain. David has worked...More

Thank 559gary
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Although we live within easy travelling distance from this museum, we only heard about it recently. I phoned yesterday to make an appointment to visit and we were able to visit today. It’s a terrific collection of WW1 and WW2 items. Davy and Mel showed...More

4  Thank EvieVee
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Reviewed 14 July 2018 via mobile

Special place of learning 5***** this is a most definate must see.On your own or with a group encylopidic knowledge from Davy McCallion so much effort put in and it shows.

2  Thank Carolin S
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Reviewed 28 June 2018 via mobile

Recently I had the opportunity to visit this collection with children from my school and what a pleasure. The items on show rivial any I’ve seen anywhere else and Davy was excellent. I was so impressed I’m hoping to return again with my family to...More

4  Thank garethhill49
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Reviewed 17 June 2018 via mobile

This place is truly amazing, not only are there fantastic items on display, but an even greater wealth of knowledge & history is experienced. Many thanks for all your efforts !

3  Thank Stburr
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Reviewed 9 June 2018 via mobile

This is the best visit I have ever made to war museum. Our guide has gathered up this collection over the years and has amazing stories to tell. His knowledge is incredible as is his passion and enthusiasm for his subject. Well worth a visit.

3  Thank Audrey W
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Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

Fantastic tour by Davy yesterday always learn something new on each visit. Can't wait for my next visit.

3  Thank Davy U
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Reviewed 2 May 2018

We had an amazing visit to War Years Remembered today. Davy and his wife Sarah run an excellent exhibition. Davy is extremely knowledgeable and very interesting to listen to.

3  Thank shar0nl696
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Anne O
29 July 2018|
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Response from EvieVee | Reviewed this property |
No ‘official’ opening times. Contact them via email / phone. They are very obliging and will try to accommodate you as soon as possible. I phoned on the Monday morning, got no reply, but they did phone me back within the... More
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spenb823
15 July 2018|
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Response from Carolin S |
Go to War Years Remembered Facebook page for more up to date details..and to contact Davy McCallion..There is a donation requested of £5 per person but I always give what I can as the collection must cost a fortune to keep... More
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