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Brilliant views of Howth

Worth the climb up the hill. On a gorgeous sunny day the view is wonderful. Didn't go into the... read more

Reviewed May 2, 2017
Dowley
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Wicklow, Ireland
Does not look so promissing on the outside.

With some restricted opening hours the friendly guides will show you a mad collection of objects... read more

Reviewed April 20, 2017
f2s
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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27 Sep 2018
“Great view!”
18 Jun 2018
“Best place to have 360 view of Howth”
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Reviewed September 27, 2018

This tower location offers a great view over the harbour, however that's it really. Martello Towers are the same all over. It has a museum inside which we didn't visit which is another attraction of course.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed June 18, 2018

Climb the place and look around for pier, water, cliff trail, city and more... perfect place to get panorama.

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed February 3, 2018

Excellent walk up to the tower. Great view of the sea and Abby cemetery across the way. I would highly recommend the hike up.

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed May 2, 2017

Worth the climb up the hill. On a gorgeous sunny day the view is wonderful. Didn't go into the museum as a lot of students were around the its quite small.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Dowley
Reviewed April 27, 2017

There are, I think, a couple or more Martello Towers around Howth and one dominates the hill overlooking the harbour. It is worth the wee hike up that hill just for the views and, if it is open, there is the bonus of visiting the...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Kirkcaldylad
Reviewed April 20, 2017

With some restricted opening hours the friendly guides will show you a mad collection of objects mostly to do with radio.

Date of experience: April 2017
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