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Irish Fly Fishing And Game Shooting Museumu

Attanagh House, Portlaoise, Ireland
+353 57 873 6112
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The host is a riot

It is out of the way, but if you are in the area it is worth it. If you are are a sportsman plan a... read more

Reviewed 18 September 2014
Steven C
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Twin Falls, Idaho
An Historical Hidden gem!

Well worth the trip. A delightful assembly of fascinating artifacts displayed with care and love... read more

Reviewed 5 January 2014
keepriding555
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Calgary, Canada
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18 Sep 2014
“The host is a riot”
5 Jan 2014
“An Historical Hidden gem!”
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Attanagh House, Portlaoise, Ireland
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+353 57 873 6112
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Reviewed 18 September 2014

It is out of the way, but if you are in the area it is worth it. If you are are a sportsman plan a couple hours becuase you will want to swap storys and will have a lot of questions. If you are not...More

3  Thank Steven C
Reviewed 5 January 2014

Well worth the trip. A delightful assembly of fascinating artifacts displayed with care and love. The taxidermy collection is charmed and contains some very rare and historical examples of both the art and species. This is a regional museum that is an example of just...More

2  Thank keepriding555
Reviewed 20 March 2013

ive been to this museum twice over the last few years and was extremely impressed on my last visit. The owner/curator Mr Walter Phelan has done a tremendous job adding numerous new objects and categories that are well worth viewing. He has added quite a...More

2  Thank patrick B R
Reviewed 14 February 2013

. Great place. Great host. Even to a non fisher or hunter like me I found this museum in a country house fascinating. The highlight is a reconstructed boat house, totally underground, containing a punt with a duck gun mounted in it. Ptarmagen, grouse, pheasant...More

4  Thank JohnF2011
Reviewed 6 January 2013

Off the beaten track but well worth a visit if you have an interest in fishing...it is a surprising place with a huge range of items.

5  Thank Dain96
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