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Kinsale Regional Museum

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Market Square, Kinsale, Ireland
+353 21 477 2044
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The museum is the old Courthouse

The volunteers can really help answer any question. The Museum is downtown Kinsale in the old... read more

Reviewed 15 April 2017
TeresaGeis
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Taylor Mill, Kentucky
Good local museum

This museum is very good to understand history of the Kinsale area and learning about its different... read more

Reviewed 13 November 2016
Eugene J
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Prospect Park, Pennsylvania
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Market Square, Kinsale, Ireland
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+353 21 477 2044
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Reviewed 15 April 2017

The volunteers can really help answer any question. The Museum is downtown Kinsale in the old courthouse.

Thank TeresaGeis
Reviewed 13 November 2016

This museum is very good to understand history of the Kinsale area and learning about its different periods.

Thank Eugene J
Reviewed 12 October 2016

First it is an interesting building to see and go through. Second, the amount of history here is amazing. Loved seeing the old photos.

Thank auvoir
Reviewed 2 October 2016

Lots of kinsale history in this museum including boots from the kinsale giant,artefacts from the luisitania, well worth a visit,free admission just a donation on way out for upkeep,all volunteer staff.

Thank nmcnamara1
Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

This volunteer manned, and free admission museum, is a must see - and not only to help support those who keep the exhibits available. The information and artifacts surrounding the Luisitania sinking off the coast of nearby Old Head are worth the time and effort....More

Thank WKGuy1
Reviewed 25 September 2016

By chance we came upon the museum and after an initial chat with the very nice man at the gate climbed the stairs into the museum main chamber which was until the mid 90's the local court house, as explained by a very nice helpful...More

Thank kandethomas
Reviewed 19 September 2016

Very interesting historical artifacts which complement Dermot Ryan's excellent history of the area in his Kinsale heritage town walks.

Thank John L
Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

A small museum run by volunteers but full of amazing artefacts and some shipping history upstairs. Well worth a visit with friendly staff ready to give any information requested.

Thank EssieCG
Reviewed 8 September 2016

Dropped in as we were passing as we explored Kinsale. Downstairs has some interesting stuff although it's a bit dusty and cluttered. Upstairs is better laid out and has a well-organised L>lusitania exhibition, which is very informative and worth the visit on its own. The...More

Thank Tyke1961
Reviewed 6 September 2016

great information about Kinssale's history and Lusitania's sinking. an important town for so many historical events

Thank babs014
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