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Off the beaten track but well worth a visit

Learned a lot about this great man and how he travelled the world for Irish emancipation before... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Dublin, Ireland
A must visit for all interest in Irish and World history.

Anyone who is interested in history or politics should visit this amazing museum. You are educated... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
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The Michael Davitt Museum is dedicated to the life and achievements of Michael Davitt - father of the Land League, International Humanitarian, Author and Parliamentarian. The Museum is housed in a Royal Institute of Architects of Ireland award...more
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| Straide, Foxford 00000, Ireland
+353 94 903 1942
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Learned a lot about this great man and how he travelled the world for Irish emancipation before travel as we know it.

Thank arcants
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Anyone who is interested in history or politics should visit this amazing museum. You are educated about a fascinating man who was years ahead of his time. Paddy our tour guide, was a mine of information on both local and national history. It is a...More

Thank Simplyred77
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Visited Michael Davitt Museum last week with my Family Were shown a DVD Person who showed us around was very helpfull was able to answer any Questions we asked Free entry also just if you wish give donation Found it very interesting

Thank mallory592015
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Lovely quaint museum with a personal guided tour if requested. We were shown a dvd on arrival which was great to have different mediums we were able to watch and see photos and commentary of Michael Davitt's life. The museum if filled with artefacts and...More

Thank ianidjah
Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

Staff were very friendly and attentive. The museum, while small, is filled with interesting artefacts from Michael Davitt's life. Would recommend a visit!

Thank DenisHayes
Reviewed 28 August 2018

Amazing museum to a wonderful Irish man so much information and all the work Michael Davitt did throughout the world worth a visit great staff to show you around and it is free you can leave a donation

Thank goretti2018
Reviewed 21 August 2018

We went to the Michael Davitt Museum last week and were totally overwhelmed by the commitment, dedication and knowledge of those who run it. Funds are running out for this amazing part of Irish history. The Irish government need to take note and assist the...More

2  Thank Paula D
Reviewed 17 August 2018 via mobile

Really good museum! Small on the outside but has a huge wealth of information and knowledge on the inside. Just been and seen Micheal Davitt's grave round the back of the museum.

Thank Tom L
Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

Great museum to a great man-the exhibits from the history of the Land League right through to Davitts time as a member of Parliament to his burial in Mayo are very informative and interesting. A guided tour of his family grave including the local history...More

1  Thank pa2hare
Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

Very informative and enjoyable experience with very friendly staff. Highly recommend a visit, very worthwhile

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No fee but please if you can leave a donation. They are completely self-funding.