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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. The Gallery exhibits a range of temporary exhibitions...more
All reviews private collection custom house eclectic collection jack yeats personal collection religious artifacts three floors bronze age open drawers on display interesting pieces irish artists treasure trove well worth a visit gift shop guided tour two hours
The Hunt museum located in Limerick is not especially geared to Irish history but the collection of artifacts, paintings and jewelry put together by this archaeology enthusiast is definitely worth visiting. Lots of variety and interesting pieces. We quite enjoyed it.
While a small special exhibit may be seen, the main exhibit is closed because renovations are underway to install fireproofing. Those who particularly enjoy sailing may enjoy the special exhibit, For me, making a trip especially to include the Hunt Museum, and finding its main...More
We visited on a Sunday when it's open from 2 to 5. Hours differ by day. There was no fee on Sunday. There are three floors and the basement but only the main floor and basement were open. Not sure why the second and third...More
This place took my breath away. First of all the staff were enthusiastic pointing out interesting exhibits, like a Picasso sketch, tucked away in a draw! They encouraged you to fossick and were happy to explain items.
The exhibits themselves are so numerous almost to...More
Visited with Australian friend . Nice experience as building pleasant and exhibition enjoyable .
Shop however is a rip off with poor selection and prices double for some items recently purchased in UK .
The Hunt Museum is a small museum dedicated to Irish art and historical artifacts in the heart of the old portion of Limerick City near King John's Castle and St. Mary's Cathedral. It has a wide variety of artifacts, including jewelry, pottery, religious articles, as...More
I visited the Hunt Museum on my first trip to Limerick. I love all types of museums and this was a great one. Very eclectic collections of ancient artifacts, jewelry, art, etc. it’s a must see on your next visit to Limerick.
HuntMuseum, Marketing Department at Hunt Museum, responded to this reviewResponded August 29, 2018
Thank you for your review! We are delighted to hear you enjoyed your visit, and our collection!