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No 5 Vicars’ Hill

Armagh BT61 7ED, Northern Ireland
+44 28 3752 1800
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A gem of a museum

We were the first visitors today and Stephen gave us space to have a tour max or just wander round... read more

Reviewed 6 September 2017
Peterborough, United Kingdom
via mobile
Wonderful renovation

Esmee the previous owner, sadly no longer with us, would be so pleased with the restoration... read more

Reviewed 26 November 2016
Denise H
Weston-super-Mare, United Kingdom
via mobile
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Many of Armagh's beautiful terraced houses are located on picturesque Vicar's Hill.
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Armagh BT61 7ED, Northern Ireland
+44 28 3752 1800
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Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

We were the first visitors today and Stephen gave us space to have a tour max or just wander round with some added information. He is a very knowledgeable person about the context of this complex but fascinating city and it's people should you wish...More

Thank Dorisdormouse
Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

Esmee the previous owner, sadly no longer with us, would be so pleased with the restoration. Visited Esmee many times years ago and am in awe of how sensitive the changes are. Great staff, knowledgable and very friendly. Thank you.

Thank Denise H
Reviewed 3 August 2016

A great wee museum with a guided tour if there are not too many around - a lot to take in in such a small place - a great view of the area from the upstairs - really worth a stop

Thank Shona P
Reviewed 11 July 2016 via mobile

Crossed the road from St Patricks cathedral to this little museum. The gentleman who greeted us was very pleasant, helpful and informative. Museum trail to keep children busy.

Thank thelittleredrobin
Reviewed 2 July 2016

We visited Armagh today and I happened to spot a sign saying the museum was open so glad that I did . We had a lovely time the guide Stephen was so friendly and very informative we learnt so much about the city and it's...More

Thank Shortcakev
Reviewed 7 June 2016

This has a very modest frontage and you go down a short entrance that opens up into a magic little museum. It was the old Registry and is a totally amazing little building. Totally unique. The collections include books, prints and coins that are part...More

Thank D1515PAsally
Reviewed 15 February 2016

Set in a beautiful row of traditionally 'Armagh' houses, this homely museum really allows the option of learning. Stephen is truly a wonderful guide and never fails to reach out to an audience! I cannot stress how much this museum reaches out to every age...More

Thank Ceeves123
Reviewed 23 December 2014

No 5 Vicar's Hill is a lovely museum, carefully restored building, good exhibits, and we had an excellent helpful tour by the guide based there.

1  Thank Stephen B
Reviewed 7 September 2012

Do vist the old cathedral registry at No 5 which has been carefully restored and is now a small museum

1  Thank George A
Reviewed 24 August 2012

came upon this tea shop by accident. Very surprised with the quality of the food. Great atmosphere with a really quirky and interesting interior. Would go back again for the cakes as they were really enjoyable, especially the pear and almond/ raspberry tartlet. Seems to...More

5  Thank Shepsueeee
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