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The Irish Rock 'N' Roll Museum Experience

Curved Street | Temple Bar, Dublin 2, Ireland
+353 1 635 1993
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The Irish Rock 'N' Roll Museum Experience tells the story of the Irish music scene with a tour of a working music venue & recording facilities in Temple Bar.
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good21%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“phil lynott” (28 reviews)
“irish music” (40 reviews)
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Hours Today: 11:00 - 05:30, 11:00 - 17:30
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Curved Street | Temple Bar, Dublin 2, Ireland
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+353 1 635 1993
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"recording studio"
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"phil lynott"
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"irish music"
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"music fan"
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"music lovers"
in 12 reviews
"rock history"
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"rock fans"
in 10 reviews
"our tour guide"
in 47 reviews
"working studio"
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"great memorabilia"
in 7 reviews
"van morrison"
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"drum kit"
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"play instruments"
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"famous musicians"
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"music history"
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"vip pass"
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"rock n' roll"
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

It isn't a Standard museum. They Show you kinda the "behind the scenes" stuff of the recording of an Album. Our Guide Laura was awesome! Really fun listening to her Stories about the stuff that's going on there. She really knows A LOT about Irish...More

Thank Anna G
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Reviewed yesterday

My partner and I recently had a long weekend in Dublin, and stumbled upon the Irish Rock 'n' Roll Museum whilst compiling our list of things to do. We headed along with no idea what it would involve or with any expectations, but as a...More

Thank Ben M
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Visited here on weekend to Dublin. Situated right in Temple bar. We had a Dublin pass so price was included in our pass and fab way to spend an hour or so. Had a great tour guide walking around with a ukulele on her back...More

Thank Claire W
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I don’t see how anyone can call this a museum. It’s a few recording studios with some posters and gold records splattered around. No history of artists, no interactive displays, limited to zero memorabilia, a 10-min film that barely scratches the surface of any artist....More

Thank erniecan
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Thorougly enjoyed this tour! Our tour guide, Anastacia, was very enthusiastic :) Recommended for rock lovers and casual rockers alike 👍

Thank Wouter v
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Our tour guide Laura was great and kept the tour going without rushing anyone. Entertaining stories from a music fan for music fans!

Thank 19PR55
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We even had the chance to play some of the instruments there. While we were in the museum, a heavy metal group was recording.

Thank BeccySuF
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Our tour guide, Conor, was a lot of fun and very knowledgeable as he showed us around this interesting space. Bands were practicing while we toured. It was fascinating to see a wide array of memorabilia, posters, and equipment. Great time for any fans of...More

Thank marksul2018
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

For any rock fan this is a must visit. Being in the place where so many top bands and musicians started out is a great experience. Our guide, Adam, was informative and had an obvious passion for music. The highlight for me was the Thin...More

Thank Anthony L
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We loved our visit to the Museum. Our guide Conor was very knowledgeable with a great sense of fun. It was especially enjoyable for me being a massive Thin Lizzy and Phil Lynott fan and the recent donations of much of Phil's gear and memorabilia...More

Thank Dave P
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BrianWax1, Manager at The Irish Rock 'N' Roll Museum Experience, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi Dave P, thank you for taking the time to review us. We are delighted that you enjoyed your tour and how Conor made it for you, we can also see that you took a lovely picture inside, it's always great to see people rocking...More

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hindog27
19 April 2018|
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Response from UKvisitingPOM | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can pay on the door.
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Hayley K
23 August 2017|
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Response from BrianWax1 | Property representative |
Hi Hayley, Unfortunately the gift shop is part of our tour so we can only provide access to those taking the tour. Kind regards, The Management
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Hayley K
23 August 2017|
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Response from mholla25 | Reviewed this property |
gift shop was at the end but im sure if you ask they will be helpful.
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