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Dublin Writers Museum

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Housing memorabilia of Ireland's most influential writers, the museum has a recording of James Joyce reading from "Anna Livia Plurabelle."
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18-19 Parnell Square North, Dublin 1, Ireland
+353 1 872 2077
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Reviewed 10 October 2010

The Writer's museum lies just off the northern end of O'Connell Street, very easy to find being extremely well signposted! The entrance fee is very reasonable (includes concessionary and student rates) and an audio guide to the museum is included. The general layout of the...More

2  Thank paritz2
Reviewed 24 June 2010

This is worth a visit if you're a literature buff. It does give a good background to Irish literature and the historical context. In fairness, I suppose there's not a lot of excitement you can put into information about literature, you're either interested in it...More

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Reviewed 22 February 2010

we visited this little museum in a couple of hours. it's little and a bit expensive but worth it because you get the image of the big names of the irish literacy, and there's plenty of them. Very interesting if you like, even only a...More

Thank susvegara
Reviewed 10 October 2009

For simple background of information of irish writers then this museum is a must but that's all it is really. It felt like reading wiki or a dull book and had nothing else to it and lacked anything really but typed pages and a few...More

1  Thank johnfrankesusa
Reviewed 27 October 2008

This is a small museum (basically 2 rooms) in a historic old home off Parnell Square. It is overpriced for what you get--7.25 Euros (senior rate is 6.10 Euros) and an audio guide is included. We had a buy one, get one free coupon and...More

1  Thank Pnemiller
Reviewed 1 July 2008

This probably isn't a museum that will interest anyone other than literature buffs. The exhibits include personal letters, first edition novels, and sometimes even an author's typewriter, but for the most part, it is a lot of reading. There is an audio tour that will...More

Thank notyouraveragedame
Reviewed 13 October 2003

Last Summer, I watched a beautiful one-man-show by Neal O'shea at Dublin Writer's Museum. I and other 7/8 tourist were in a very elegant room in the museum and Neal read for us some very interesting extracts of Oscar Wilde, Joyce and other famous irish...More

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27 August 2015|
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Response from Rosyg789 | Reviewed this property |
The website says it's 6.30 for seniors; adult price is 7.50.
10 May 2015|
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Response from Kemogby | Reviewed this property |
Yes €7.50 is the adult price you get a audio guide which talks a lot