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The museum is open everyday from 11am to 5pm. Admission €5, Family €12, unwaged €3. It is the primary collection of materials relating to Ireland's colourful maritime heritage, from ancient times through the golden ages of sail and steam, right up...more
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Old Mariners' Church, Haigh Terrace, Dun Laoghaire, Ireland
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I only found out about this museum from the Dunloaghaire Rathdown Heritage tours schedule even though I live in Dublin and have visited Dunlaoghaire many times. The museum is very interesting with history of mariners in Ireland and the building itself is a beautiful mariners...More
If you like history you must visit the National Maritime Museum of Ireland. It is not a large museum but it has exhibits and stories to tell that will amaze and astound you. The staff were all very welcoming and willing to assist and explain...More
Found museum to be really interesting and well worth a visit. In a good location near town centre and Royal Marine Hotel. Some wonderful pieces, learned quite a bit about Irish Maritime history. Could spend an hour or two in here. Decent value and nice...More
Hidden gem in the heart of dun laoire beautiful restoration done located in a mariners church with original stain glass windows still there. Your guide willing answer your questions and explain the history of the church and it's display.
The maritime museum is located in a former church. Interestingly, the space still contains many elements of the church, as agreed when the maritime society took the property. They have extensive exhibits and a lot of interesting items. The tour guide helped us to find...More
The guide Paul absolutely charming man, wonderful story teller with passion to history and massive knowledge, lot's of stories full of details. The museum worthy to visit as solo as family trip. Truly recommended to all kinds of visitors.
Paul thank you for today 😉😎...More
Very, very helpful staff, well laid out and lots to see and do. We took our grandchildren here and they enjoyed it hugely. There are exhibits from all over Ireland, even our hometown of Greystones, from where they got the rocket launcher and cart. The...More
Husband wanted to see this and glad he did. We took the Tara Street DART to Dun Laoghaire and it was an easy trip. A little walk to the museum itself. A compact museum that shows the pride of the docents. Brian and Sean were...More