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Cobh Museum

1 High Road, Cobh, Ireland
+353 21 481 4240
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Great little museum

We found this small museum very interesting and full of facts we were unaware of. It focuses on... read more

Reviewed 13 November 2016
Helga P
Small but interesting

This museum focuses on emigration from Ireland to the USA, Canada and Australia. Would especially... read more

Reviewed 5 September 2016
Belka2014
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Reviewed 13 November 2016

We found this small museum very interesting and full of facts we were unaware of. It focuses on emigration and was particularly interesting to us as we have family who were part of that. It helped us understand some of the famine houses and the...More

Thank Helga P
Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

This museum focuses on emigration from Ireland to the USA, Canada and Australia. Would especially be interesting for citizens of those countries whose ancestors come from Ireland. You can also check the records here and find out a bit more of your family history.

1  Thank Belka2014
Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

This is a small local museum, with info on the Lusitania, which sunk offshore, as well as other local history. It's inexpensive and worth a visit if you're in Cobh.

Thank jackiew475
Reviewed 10 August 2016

Very small museum but plenty of local history. An interesting exhibition about Irish dance is on for the season. The entrance fee is very small and the local man working there that day was clearly very knowledgeable about all the exhibits. Well worth a look.

Thank judylee476
Reviewed 18 July 2016

Housed in an old Church the building has more of a story to tell. There is not much to see but the entry fee is only a few Euros. There are some interesting artifacts but make this part of a multi -stop tour as opposed...More

1  Thank joe s
Reviewed 6 July 2016

THis is a tiny place and costs only 2 euros so don't get too excited, but it was worth the cost and the time to view a nice little collection of local memorabilia.

Thank SBS50
Reviewed 29 June 2016

A fantastic little museum to spend a few hours in checking out some local history - there is an interesting quirk to this place you will have to see to believe

Thank Peterphones
Reviewed 18 June 2016

Small but good overall, different information about Cobh. Irish music and dance rich history as part of the community.

Thank John C
Reviewed 9 June 2016

This was an excellent little museum. It has a wealth of information about the Lusitania with many very interesting artifacts.

Thank Debbie099
Reviewed 6 June 2016

We found this museum while we were exploring Cobh, and we had planned to only stay for 20 minutes or so, but we ended up staying for over an hour! You wouldn't think that such a small museum could be so packed with such great...More

1  Thank EireCailin2000
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