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Amazing Museum

Absolutely brilliant. Third visit to this amazing museum. Davey McCallion is a very friendly and... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Alan H
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The exhibition and talk was first class. The 1st world war story was told in a way that was... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Avondale Drive | Unit 16B Dennison Industrial Estate, Ballyclare, Newtownabbey BT39 9EB, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Absolutely brilliant. Third visit to this amazing museum. Davey McCallion is a very friendly and knowledgeable curator and along with his volunteers, makes this a great place to visit. The talk and tour is very enjoyable and at times moving. Excellent venue and suitable for...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The exhibition and talk was first class. The 1st world war story was told in a way that was informative,enjoyable and easy to understand. Will be returning at some stage for the world war 2 story. Thanks David.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very knowledgeable owner who can tell some amazing stories. Highly recommend. We enjoyed sitting in the vehicles we got a real feel for how it must have been for the soldiers. You will spend a few hours there but you do get the offer of...More

2  Thank traceywest95
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Hi, I have just visited the best military history museum in Ireland and believe me I have been to most of them. It is War Years Remembered in Ballyclare Northern Ireland. You can find maps on their website and it is so well worth a...More

3  Thank john h
Reviewed 2 October 2018

Brilliant museum run by volunteers. Excellent guided tours and information. First class exhibits. Great to see our history being preserved.

2  Thank Alan H
Reviewed 30 September 2018

Went to visit War Years Remembered with my wife, son and daughter as my son was covering WW1 in history. This is such an amazing place run by someone who really cares about what they do and what we can learn from it! We spent...More

2  Thank Escape786491
Reviewed 27 September 2018

Hard to find as it’s tucked away in an industrial estate but well worth the search. Great collection & all brought to life by David’s commentary. Can’t recommend this place enough. If I lived nearby, id love to volunteer. Keep up the good work.

2  Thank F1user
Reviewed 18 September 2018 via mobile

Went down to War Years Remembered today for a short visit. I honestly don't know why this place isn't a top spot for both natives and visitors here. It really ought to be much better known. I'm amazed at the collection of genuine artefacts that...More

2  Thank DavidMcCann3000
Reviewed 16 September 2018

Though not particularly well sign posted (signs are small) this is well worth a visit. Must be the best collection of war material available.It consist of various original USA and UK military motorised vehicles and other material relation two Northern Ireland's past. Also the displays...More

2  Thank bkennaway
Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

Fantastic place, very knowledgeable volunteers we had a wonderful day. The display is absolutely fantastic and so well put together. Defintely worth a visit we will be back and have already told family members about it and they too are coming to visit soon. Thank...More

3  Thank charlene1216
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Response from EvieVee | Reviewed this property |
No ‘official’ opening times. Contact them via email / phone. They are very obliging and will try to accommodate you as soon as possible. I phoned on the Monday morning, got no reply, but they did phone me back within the... More
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spenb823
15 July 2018|
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Go to War Years Remembered Facebook page for more up to date details..and to contact Davy McCallion..There is a donation requested of £5 per person but I always give what I can as the collection must cost a fortune to keep... More
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