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National Leprechaun Museum

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Address: Jervis Street, Dublin Dublin 1, Ireland
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+353 1 873 3899
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09:30 - 18:30
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Step into another world where nothing is quite what it seems. Discover the...

Step into another world where nothing is quite what it seems. Discover the sounds, sights, stories,and magic of mythical Ireland,land of the leprechaun!Your journey begins with a look at representations of the leprechaun through the ages. On your journey you will explore the relationship between landscape, folklore, story-telling and magic. Expect the unexpected as you move through the playful and fascinating world of the leprechaun.

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This was a fun little way to spend some time. My son, 10, and husband really enjoyed the stories and the way we were lead through the museum

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 6 days ago
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Leeds, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

I expected this to be bad but not this bad. I thought it would be so bad I would be laughing but I was genuingly annoyed. You go into about 4 or 5 different rooms where a guide will tell you stories of leprechauns. The problem is I'd read the stories on the wall whilst I was waiting for the... More 

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Thank Jo H
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20 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We went on the daytime tour. The tour guide was very engaging, and a great story teller. I'd love to go back to the night tour and listen to some of the darker tales!

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Littlehampton, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Very very funny and a great experience. The storyteller walks you around and explains a lot about Irish culture and history from the perspective of the Good People!

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

With friends over Christmas and wanted a break from drinking so spent a few hours here, actually pretty good and gives you something with a bit of culture to do, some interesting things to learn and all in good fun. Worth going to kill a couple of hours and give your liver a rest!

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Lincoln, United Kingdom
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75 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I visited the Leprechaun museum with my girlfriend on a whim more than anything. I have to say in the end it was a little boring and sort of tails off. Before we started the tour we were told it wasn't a conventional "museum" and was more of a guided tour. It basically was a few bits of fun amusing... More 

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Thank wardms
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We had Alice as our guide she was very helpful by letting us keep our suitcases at reception on the way round. She was a very enthusiastic and happy guide that was great at storytelling! Would definitely recommend this experience

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We went to the night time tour on Saturday night. Paudie was our guide and was a great story teller. It was dark at times but all added to the atmosphere. It's something different to do, just wished I could have made it up onto the oversized chair, but sadly, being small anyway I just couldn't make it :-(

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leeds
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

This place is amazing! So much fun, we were 4 big kids climbing all over giant furniture, running through rainbows and listening to old Irish stories! The guide Paudey was fantastic, money well spent and would highly recommend a visit.

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Australiannanas, Public Relations Manager at National Leprechaun Museum, responded to this review

Hi, thanks for the kind words and the recommendations. We are happy to hear you had fun and hope you got some good snaps for the memories out of it too! :) Cheers, Anna More 

South Dakota
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4 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

This was a fun little way to spend some time. My son, 10, and husband really enjoyed the stories and the way we were lead through the museum

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Thank skbennetts
Australiannanas, Public Relations Manager at National Leprechaun Museum, responded to this review

Hi, thanks for your kind words. We are happy to hear you all had a fun time!:) Cheers, Anna More 

Nuneaton, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Good fun for all, but I would say ever so slightly overpriced. And thats why i give it 3 instead of 4 out of 5. If they could slightly add to the attraction then it would get a 4. I must say the tour guide was very entertaining and knowledgeable.

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Australiannanas, Public Relations Manager at National Leprechaun Museum, responded to this review

Hi, thanks for sharing your thoughts. We are happy to hear you had a fun time! Cheers, Anna More 

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