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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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An awesome find in the centre of Temple Bar

Really great Irish music experience right in the middle of Temple Bar. Fun, informative and... read more

Reviewed 6 November 2017
FlynnEst1985
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Wells, United Kingdom
Rock on, Ireland!

Note: I am a huge music fan and have a particular affection for Thin Lizzy, so this place was on... read more

Reviewed 3 November 2017
R M
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Savannah, Georgia
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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.
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“phil lynott” (30 reviews)
“irish music” (36 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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Reviewed 6 November 2017

Really great Irish music experience right in the middle of Temple Bar. Fun, informative and interactive. From the Bono, to Thin Lizzy it was a great find!More

Thank FlynnEst1985
BrianWax1, Manager at The Irish Rock 'N' Roll Museum Experience, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hye FlynnEst1985, Thanks for taking the time to review us! We're delighted you had a great time with us and that you learned something new about Irish Music. If you got any photos be sure to share with #IrishRockMuseum as we love seeing people rocking...More

Reviewed 3 November 2017 via mobile

Note: I am a huge music fan and have a particular affection for Thin Lizzy, so this place was on the top of my list. Great tour (very very charming tour guide) and had great fun seeing artifacts of Dublin rock scene. Best part: impromptu...More

Thank R M
BrianWax1, Manager at The Irish Rock 'N' Roll Museum Experience, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hey RM, Thanks for taking the time to review and we're delighted you had fun with us, particularly with the impromptu jam session! We hope you enjoyed the Thin Lizzy part as well! Sure, just book in with Temple Lane Rehearsals and you can play...More

Reviewed 2 November 2017

Really fascinating tour of the museum and working studios and venue. Very excitable tour guide who knew her stuff and brilliantly guided us through all the exhibits. I never realised just how many brilliant artists come from these shores. Good interactive things too - you...More

Thank Phil D
BrianWax1, Manager at The Irish Rock 'N' Roll Museum Experience, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hey Phil, Thanks for taking the time to review us. One part of our tour is not wheelchair accessible unfortunately, due to the nature of the building. We do however provide a limited tour at a discounted price for those in wheelchairs upon request. We're...More

Reviewed 1 November 2017 via mobile

The group was taken round by Connor. He was very knowledgeable and gave the tour a nice relaxing atmosphere. The tour takes you through a few rooms covering rehearsals, gigs and recording. On the way is a room full of U2 ticket stubs and posters....More

Thank forrest_mhari
BrianWax1, Manager at The Irish Rock 'N' Roll Museum Experience, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hey Forrest_mhari, Thanks for taking the time to review us! We're delighted you rocked out with us and you got to appreciate some Irish Music in style! If you have any photos or vids make sure to share them online using #IrishRockMuseum We love seeing...More

Reviewed 1 November 2017 via mobile

A really fun experience and great insight into Irish rock music. Our tour guide Dave was an encyclopaedia of all things rock and has us laughing throughout. Who would have though we were staying so close to where so many legends had recorded. A must...More

Thank HappyEm27
BrianWax1, Manager at The Irish Rock 'N' Roll Museum Experience, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hey HappyEM27, Thanks for taking the time to review us. We're delighted Dave treated you well and we hope you rocked out with us in rehearsals! If you did, please share your photos with us online using the hashtag #IrishRockMuseum we love seeing photos of...More

Reviewed 31 October 2017

Best place in Ireland to visit if you are a music buff. From Rory Gallagher to The Script. Phil Lynott has a lot of memororabilia. Really worth while to pop in and have a wander, Tour was very informative. Just round the corner from The...More

Thank Maureen S
BrianWax1, Manager at The Irish Rock 'N' Roll Museum Experience, responded to this reviewResponded 1 November 2017

Hey Maureen, Thanks for taking the time to review us. We're glad you got to visit our quirky little museum and that you learned a bit about Rock N Roll History in Ireland. We hope you got some lovely pics and picked up a few...More

Reviewed 30 October 2017

Sheer fun! Sure we knew a few things about Irish rockers, but there were/are more of them then we knew. And all the memorabilia in the practice rooms and studio: awesome! But what a shame, some of those nice guitars like the Gibson Les Paul...More

Thank Richard K
BrianWax1, Manager at The Irish Rock 'N' Roll Museum Experience, responded to this reviewResponded 31 October 2017

Hey Richard& Jolanda, Thanks for taking the time to review us! We're delighted Laura rocked out with you and we hope you had a great time. We're going to screw the guitars in extra tight now we know you want to take them on us...More

Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

We did the VIP tour as part of a trip to Dublin, Connor who took us round was excellent and very knowledgeable about all things rock, A must for any Thin Lizzy fans as you get to see the guitars of Phil Lynott.More

Thank Dionne C
BrianWax1, Manager at The Irish Rock 'N' Roll Museum Experience, responded to this reviewResponded 31 October 2017

Hey Dionne, Thanks for taking the time to review us! We're delighted you had fun with Connor! We hope you got to rock out in rehearsals with us and you got a few photos of yourselves rocking out. If you did please share online with...More

Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

This was a funny place - the guide was knowledgeable but had recently been poorly and was struggling to explain everything. This is a working studio so there is people in and out and through your tour at all times. Interesting but strangeMore

Thank clairebear69990
BrianWax1, Manager at The Irish Rock 'N' Roll Museum Experience, responded to this reviewResponded 31 October 2017

Hey Clairebear, We're a little confused by this review! Did you enjoy it? Our guides are all very knowledgeable but I don't know what you mean by struggling to explain everything? We hope you got a few photos of the history hanging on our walls...More

Reviewed 26 October 2017

Nice touch with a living studio as a museum. Lots of interesting trivia about the Irish rock scene. And of course Phil Lynott!

1  Thank stalhok
BrianWax1, Manager at The Irish Rock 'N' Roll Museum Experience, responded to this reviewResponded 31 October 2017

Hey Stalhok! Thanks for taking the time to review us. Delighted you discovered some cool Irish Music Facts with us and we hope you know that even though Phil was born in England he's Irish through and through! Rock on! The Management

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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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quarryking
12 April 2016|
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Response from Andrew D | Reviewed this property |
Ours was a little over an hour but it was just us so we took as much time as we wanted.
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