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“The proud ship”

Jeanie Johnston Tall Ship and Famine Museum
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US$11.99*
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Jeanie Johnston Tall Ship and Famine Museum Tour in Dublin
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US$61.13*
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Dublin Pass with Hop-On Hop-Off Tour and Entry to Over 30 Attractions
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US$515.38*
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Full-day Private Dublin City Highlights Tour
Ranked #32 of 546 things to do in Dublin
Certificate of Excellence
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Owner description: Rated as one of the most popular attractions in Dublin, a visit to the Jeanie Johnston Tall Ship and Famine Museum will intrigue and fascinate all ages. Over 1 million people left Ireland during the 1840s at the height of the Great Famine, fleeing starvation and hoping for a new life in America. This mass emigration created a huge diaspora of people with Irish ancestry in the Americas, and later in Australia. The life-size wax figures in the museum below deck on the Jeanie Johnston are all modelled on actual passengers who made the journey to North America on the ship. Daily tours begin AT THE SHIP which is located on Custom House Quay just downriver from the International Financial Services Centre and across the road from Jury's Inn Hotel.
Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

Great tour, couldn't recommend it more. The ship where no one has ever died, which was a huge feat back then.

Thank Maurício B
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JeanieJohnston, Manager at Jeanie Johnston Tall Ship and Famine Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 3 March 2017

Hi Maurício, thank you for taking the time to send us your fantastic feedback from our tour! We are delighted to see that you recommend us so highly. It was great to have you on board!

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Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

Used our Dublin City pass, was a bit of confusion to start with as the ship has been moved for a few months from its normal location, all sorted in the end!

We didn't book and just turned up and made the 11am tour. It's last about 50 mins and our guide was very knowledgable

Quick look outside and then down into hull for more info

Worth a visit

Thank Littletk
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Reviewed 16 February 2017

Friendly staff, very knowledgeable about different families who took the long journey from Ireland to Canada. It gives you an insight into the journey and what happened to people along the way.

Thank Rebecca F
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Reviewed 15 February 2017

Went through the museum and walked the boat beck and down below. You can take a guided tour or walk it yourself. Very interesting.

Thank GaryHPrice
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Reviewed 14 February 2017

It was raining so heavy the day we went to visit Jeanie Johnson Tall ship but we still really enjoyed the tour.

Thank kkdublin2016
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