Museums in Connacht

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Museums in County Galway

Claregalway Museum & Forge - Claregalway - Co Galway

Claregalway Museum & Forge - Heritage museum in the Republic of Ireland

Rooaunmore, Claregalway, Co. Galway
086 777 8217 -

Computer and Communications Museum of Ireland - Galway

The Computer and Communications Museum of Ireland tells the fascinating story of key moments in the history of computing and communications. Computer and Communications Museum explores technology by preserving the past, demonstrating the present and educating for the future.

Insight Centre for Data Analytics, NUI Galway Data Science Institute, Dangan, Newcastle Road,
Galway, Ireland. -

Connemara Heritage & History Centre - Clifden - Co Galway

The Connemara Heritage and History Centre, also called Dan O'Hara's Homestead, is an open-air museum in the village of Lettershea, near the town of Clifden, County Galway, in the Connemara region, Ireland.

Lettershea, Clifden, Co. Galway
(095) 21246 -

Dartfield Equestrian Center & Horse Museum - Loughrea - Co Galway

Dartfield Equestrian Center & Horse Museum - Outdoor equestrian facility

Dartfield, Loughrea, Co. Galway
(091) 843 968 -

Dunguaire Castle - Kinvarra - Co Galway

Dunguaire Castle is a 16th-century tower house on the southeastern shore of Galway Bay in County Galway, Ireland, near Kinvara. The name derives from the Dun of King Guaire, the legendary king of Connacht.

Dungory East, Kinvarra, Co. Galway
(061) 711 200 -

Galway City Museum

Galway City Museum is a museum in Galway City, County Galway, Ireland. It was founded in 2006.

Spanish Parade, Galway, H91 CX5P
(091) 532 460 -

Glengowla mines - Oughterard - Co Galway

Glengowla Mines is a "show mine" dedicated to the lead and silver mining history of Glengowla and the Oughterard area.

Glengowla, Oughterard, Co. Galway
(091) 552 021 -

Irish Workhouse Centre & Heritage museum - Portumna - Co Galway

Irish Workhouse Centre & Heritage museum - Portumna - Co Galway

St Brigids Rd, Portumna, Galway
(090) 975 9200 -

James Mitchell Geology Museum - Galway

The James Mitchell Geology Museum is a geological museum based at Galway's University in the West of Ireland. It is the only remnant of the University's defunct Natural History Museum. Opened: 1852. Located in: National University of Ireland Galway

19 University Rd, Galway - James Mitchell Geology Museum

Kiltartan Gregory Museum & Millennium Park - Gort - Co Galway

Kiltartan Gregory Museum & Millennium Park - Gort - Co Galway

Kiltartan Cross, Kiltartan, Gort, Co. Galway, H91 C85C
(091) 632 346 -

Lackagh Museum & Heritage Centre - Carnoneen - Co Galway

Lackagh Museum & Heritage Centre - Carnoneen - Co Galway

Lackagh, Carnoneen, Co. Galway -

Legend of the Claddagh Ring - Galway

Legend of the Claddagh Ring - Tourist attraction.

26 Shop St, Galway, H91 E653
(091) 562 554 -

Mill Museum - Tuam - Co Galway

Mill Museum - Local history museum in Tuam.

Chapel Ln, Townparks (4th Division), Tuam, Co. Galway
(093) 24545 - Mill Museum

Museums in County Leitrim

Cavan & Leitrim Railway Museum - Drumod - Co Leitrim

The Cavan & Leitrim Railway was a 3 ft narrow gauge railway in the counties of Leitrim and Cavan in northwest Ireland, which ran from 1887 until 1959. Unusually for Ireland, this 3 ft narrow gauge line survived on coal traffic, from the mine at Arigna.

Clooncolry, Drumod, Co. Leitrim
(071) 963 8599 -

Glenview Folk Museum - Ballinamore - Co Leitrim

The Glenview Folk Museum is owned and ran by the Kennedy Family. The Museum was set up in the year 2000 as it was identified that Ireland was losing its heritage and true identity. The Kennedys recognised the importance of preserving the past for the future.

Glenview, Aghoo, Ballinamore, Co. Leitrim, N41 N6V4
087 697 1901 -

Jamestown Abbey - Co Leitrim

Historical place and museum - A stone cross over a small gate, outside the old town gate, leads to the remains of a Francican friary of the convent of the Friars’ Minor. The Franciscan convent of the Friars Minor was not founded until the occupation of Jamestown in 1642 by the O’Rourkes.

Jamestown, Co. Leitrim - Jamestown Abbey

Kiltyclogher Heritage Centre - Kiltyclogher - Co Leitrim

Kiltyclogher Heritage Centre & Museum

Main St, Corraleskin, Kiltyclogher, Co. Leitrim
(071) 985 4865 -

Kinlough Folk Museum - Kinlough Co Leitrim

Dedicated to keeping alive the memory of the quaint rural lifestyle of the Irish midlands, this traditional old country house contains an original public bar and an authentic kitchen complete with open fire and original utensils, and displays that include farming implements, tools and other historic items.

Barrack St, Kinlough, Co. Leitrim
(071) 962 3274 - Kinlough Folk Museum

Parke's Castle - Kilmore - Co Leitrim

Parke’s Castle is a plantation era castle situated on the banks of Lough Gill, in County Leitrim, Ireland. Originally an earlier fifteenth-century O'Rourke castle, it came into the possession of Sir Roger Parke, who, by 1628, had completed his fortified manor house at the centre of the older Gaelic castle. Opened: 1628

Kilmore, Co. Leitrim - Parke's Castle

Museums in County Mayo

Achill Heritage Centre - Bunacurry - Co Mayo

Achill Heritage Centre - History museum in Bun an Churraigh, Ireland

Bunacurry, Co. Mayo
086 340 6396 -

Admiral Brown Centre - Irishtown - Co Mayo

Admiral Brown Centre & Museum in the Republic of Ireland

Irishtown, Co. Mayo
(094) 925 6756 - Admiral Brown Centre

Céide Fields - Ballycastle - Co Mayo

Archaeological site in Ballycastle, The Céide Fields is an archaeological site on the north County Mayo coast in the west of Ireland, about 7 kilometres northwest of Ballycastle. The site is the most extensive Neolithic site in Ireland and contains the oldest known field systems in the world.

Ballycastle, Co. Mayo
(096) 43325 - Céide Fields

Fr Peyton Memorial Centre & Museum - Ballina - Co Mayo

Fr Peyton Memorial Centre & Museum - Birthplace of Venerable Patrick Peyton Attymass in Co Mayo was selected as the Irish  location for the memorial centre to  commemorate his life and apostolic works.
Father Peyton Memorial Centre was officially opened and dedicated on 10th October 1998 by Bishop Thomas Flynn.

A place of respite prayer and peace the centre is a popular tourist attraction with guided tours of rare memorabilia and photographs and a DVD presentation of Venerable Patrick Peyton’s life.

Kilgellia, Ballina, Co. Mayo
(096) 45374 -

Kiltimagh Museum - Gowelboy - Co Mayo

Kiltimagh Museum - Gowelboy - Co Mayo
The aim of Kiltimagh Museum is to enhance and preserve our culture and local heritage asset and promote our musuem as a vibrant tourist amenity.

Kiltimagh Station, Gowelboy, Co. Mayo
(094) 938 1132 - Facebook

Michael Davitt Museum - Strade - Co Mayo

Michael Davitt Museum - Heritage museum in the Republic of Ireland

Knockagarraun, Strade, Co. Mayo
(094) 903 1942 -

National Museum of Ireland - Country Life - Castlebar - Co Mayo

The National Museum of Ireland – Country Life is located in Turlough village, 8 km northeast of Castlebar, County Mayo, Ireland. Established in 2001, the museum is part of the National Museum of Ireland and is the only national museum outside Dublin.

Turlough Park House, Gortnafolla, Castlebar, Co. Mayo
(094) 903 1755 -

North Mayo Heritage Centre & Museum - Ballina - Co Mayo

North Mayo Heritage Centre & Museum - Ballina - Co Mayo

North Mayo Heritage Centre, Enniscoe, Castlehill, Ballina, Co. Mayo
(096) 31809 -

The Achill Experience Aquarium & Visitor Centre - Co Mayo

The Achill Experience Aquarium & Visitor Centre - Co Mayo

Crumpaun, Keel East, Achill, Co. Mayo, F28 TX49
(098) 43292 -

Westport House - Co Mayo

Westport House - Co Mayo

Quay Rd, Westport Demesne, Westport, Co. Mayo
(098) 27766 -

Museums in County Roscommon

Arigna Mining Experience - Carrick-On-Shannon - Co Roscommon

Arigna Mining Experience - Tourist attraction - Light and sound-enhanced tours of an underground coal mine, plus a geology and history exhibition.

Derreenavoggy, Carrick-On-Shannon, Co. Roscommon
071) 964 6466 -

Castlecoote House - Co Roscommon

Castlecoote House - Historical place museum in Castlecoote, Ireland

Cooly, Castlecoote, Co. Roscommon
(090) 666 3794 -

Derryglad Folk & Heritage Museum - Curraghboy - Co Roscommon

Derryglad Folk and Heritage Museum - Curraghboy - Co Roscommon

Derryglad, Curraghboy, Co. Roscommon, N37 X6X8
(090) 648 8192 -

Dr Douglas Hyde Interpretative Centre - Portaghard - Co Roscommon

Dr Douglas Hyde Interpretative Centre & Heritage museum - Portahard Church and Interpretative Centre Church of Ireland was built in 1740 and restored in 1988. Its original function was preserved and an Interpretative Centre telling the life-story of Dr. Douglas Hyde (1860-1949) was installed.

Portaghard, Frenchpark, Co. Roscommon
(094) 987 0016 - Dr Douglas Hyde Interpretative Centre

Rathcroghan Visitor Centre & History museum - Co Roscommon

Rathcroghan Visitor Centre & History museum - Co Roscommon

Rathcroghan, Co Roscommon
(071) 963 9268 -

Roscommon County Museum - Cloonbrackna - Roscommon

Roscommon County Museum is a museum dedicated to the history of County Roscommon, and is run by the County Roscommon Historical and Archaeological Society. The museum is housed in a former Presbyterian church in Roscommon town. Established: 1863.

The Square, Cloonbrackna, Roscommon
(090) 662 5613 - Facebook

The Irish National Famine Museum & Strokestown Park- Co Roscommon

The National Irish Famine Museum is a museum located at Strokestown Park, Roscommon, Ireland. The museum contains records from the time of Ireland's Great Famine of 1845–1852.
Vesnoy, Strokestown, Co. Roscommon
(071) 963 3013 -

Museums in County Sligo

Carrowmore Megalithic Cemetery - Co Sligo

Carrowmore Megalithic Cemetery - Tourist attraction - Carrowmore is a large group of megalithic monuments on the Cúil Irra peninsula near Sligo, Ireland. They were built in the 4th millennium BCE, during the Neolithic era.

Carrowmore, Co. Sligo, F91 E638
(071) 916 1534 - Carrowmore Megalithic Cemetery

Hazelwood House - Carns - Co Sligo

Hazelwood House is an 18th-century Palladian style country house located in a 70-acre demesne in the parish of Calry. It has been described as one of County Sligo's most neglected treasures. Opened: 1730.

Hazelwood House, Hazelwood Ave, Carns, Co. Sligo, F91 N2A0 -

Lissadell House - Ballinfull - Co Sligo

Lissadell House is a neo-classical Greek revivalist style country house, located in County Sligo, Ireland. The house was built between 1830 and 1835. Architect - Francis Goodwin.

Ballinfull, Co Sligo -

Sligo Abbey - Sligo

Sligo Abbey, a ruined abbey in Sligo, Ireland, was originally built in 1253 by Maurice Fitzgerald, Baron of Offaly. It was destroyed in 1414 by a fire, ravaged during the Nine Years' War in 1595 and once more in 1642 during the Irish Confederate Wars.

Abbey St, Abbeyquarter North, Sligo
(071) 914 6406 - Sligo Abbey

Tobernalt Holy Well - Carns - Co Sligo

Tobernalt Holy Well - Historic religious site with holy statues is a tranquil place for reflection & ceremonies.

Holywell Rd, Carns, Co. Sligo
(071) 916 2136 -

Yeats Building - Sligo

Yeats Building - This literary hub features an exhibit on Yeats' life, a reference library & gallery, plus a cafe.

Hyde Bridge, Abbeyquarter North, Sligo
(071) 914 2693 -

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