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Nenagh Heritage Museum

Kickham Street, Nenagh, Ireland
+353 67 33850
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Wow - excellent tour

The old gaolhouse now hosts a museum where a classroom, shop and bar of old are situated. A... read more

Reviewed 10 September 2017
sherimc84
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Wexford, Ireland
via mobile
Fascinating

Open Tuesday to Friday it is an interesting place to visit with intriguing tales. The staff were so... read more

Reviewed 3 July 2017
peterpansfriend
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Norwich, United Kingdom
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  • Average8%
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Kickham Street, Nenagh, Ireland
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+353 67 33850
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Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

The old gaolhouse now hosts a museum where a classroom, shop and bar of old are situated. A traditional kitchen and artefacts of Ireland's homestead of times gone by are on display. Our tour guide was most informative and a visit to the cells where...More

Thank sherimc84
Reviewed 3 July 2017

Open Tuesday to Friday it is an interesting place to visit with intriguing tales. The staff were so helpful and friendly they made the visit extra special. It also houses the genealogy centre..

Thank peterpansfriend
Reviewed 30 June 2017

A small museum, very good staff, and the starting point for tracing local ancestors. Don't miss the condemned cells in the gate house.

Thank Mark W
Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

Having visited here before & enjoyed it we returned with visitors from abroad. We arrived at 3.05pm, the sign said they were open till 4.00pm but the place was locked up with no info as to why. Very disappointed as we had travelled over an...More

Thank lizzie4916
Reviewed 16 June 2017

Enter here through impressive gateway only to find this was the final cells before prison sex were hanged. Won't tell you more as it might spoil your visit. Just go in further to learn what these buildings were originally used for. Guaranteed to impress.

Thank Robert W
Reviewed 7 June 2017

We popped in here on a rainy day and it was excellent. Lots of rooms to explore and then we had a guided tour of the old prison. The staff were very friendly and helpful.

Thank linkie2015
Reviewed 30 April 2017

A small museum could possibly do with a bit of new technology but free entrance, was a school at one stage and was used as a prison initially if seen in conjunction with nenagh castle makes a nice hour or two while in town

Thank marian s
Reviewed 14 March 2017

just had a quick gander around here as we were trying to kill a bit of time lovely building from the outside

Thank lysaWexford
Reviewed 2 October 2016

We popped into the genealogy centre to get some info re family roots and were amazed by the efficiency and helpfulness of the staff. They were able to give us details and really useful pointers to expand our knowledge, and even gave us directions to...More

Thank lizmart1989
Reviewed 23 September 2016

Our primary reason for visiting the Nenagh Heritage Museum was to visit the North Tipperary Genealogy Centre, but we also enjoyed seeing the museum exhibits. The staff were friendly and knowledgeable, and are a great help to anybody with North Tipperary ancestry

Thank Jimmy_Two_Socks
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Sean M
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Response from marian s | Reviewed this property |
The entrance to the school house or heritage centre as we know it is free I do believe it is open 5 days a week, not on bank holidays I believe, adults and children are welcome and you do not need to book, the same with the... More
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