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Hunt Museum

The Custom House | Rutland St., Limerick, Ireland
+353 61 312 833
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The Hunt Museum houses one of Ireland's greatest private collections of art and antiquities, dating from the Neolithic to the 20th Century, including works by Renoir, Picasso and Yeats.
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  • Very good30%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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The Custom House | Rutland St., Limerick, Ireland
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Lovely food in the cafe. Nice staff. Brilliant history. Magnificent artifacts. Nice that they have art for kids at the weekend.

Thank Ginny1916
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

It is pricey to visit and the contents are a real hotch potch. A visit to the National Museum of Ireland would be a better choice, it is free and much more extensive and informative.

Thank Fbfol14
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Whilst in Limerick recently on a business trip I had the opportunity to visit the Hunt Museum. What a beautiful building with very well laid out exhibits. Well worth the opportunity of visiting if you get a chance.

Thank 573fergusw
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Located in the downtown area, within walking distance of our hotel along the waterfront. Nicely layed out very organized & held many very unique, old artifacts. Artwork was also unique & of very different eras. Not very busy so very comfortable to take your time...More

Thank Conrad S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was our first time visiting the hunt museum . We picked today as it was raining and damp what better way to spend the morning ! We decided before starting we would fuel up in the coffee shop with coffee and scones . The...More

1  Thank singers1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a fine museum located near the River Shannon in Limerick. We found the exhibits to be first rate and the permanent collection top notch. The staff is friendly and helpful, especially Liz at the front desk. We visited on Sunday when the admission...More

Thank Greg M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I love to browse here as it’s got a certain vibe. Make sure to visit here when coming to Limerick. A recent Yeats / Paul Henry Exhibition was out of this world

Thank Bobbylen1990
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went to see this unusual museum unsure of what to expect. There was an excellent 90 minute tour. It was a long tour but interesting. The guide made it come alive. The contents were certainly eclectic and different but worth seeing. Suggest that you...More

Thank IE2015Traveller
Reviewed 7 November 2017

Lovely gift shop at front. Scenic restaurant over looking the river. Lovely quiche and salad. Would recommend for anyone interested to know more about the history of limerick.

Thank Fondofthecraic
Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

the house is beautiful and quaint. not professional so don’t really know the value of the artwork and other objects, but they all look nice and we enjoyed watching them. staff are very friendly.

Thank PSY0215
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