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A small but good museum of the area.

Not busy on our visit, but there is plenty of interest if you have an interest in local history... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
mikebutler46
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Wakefield, United Kingdom
A small but interesting museum.

Even with a sat nav. we went past the museum building twice, it really needs a clear sign. Parking... read more

Reviewed 9 August 2017
Mike P
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Pretoria, South Africa
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3 weeks ago
“A small but good museum of the area.”
21 Jul 2018
“Interesting history of Donegal”
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Not busy on our visit, but there is plenty of interest if you have an interest in local history. Plenty of free literature available on various topics. On our visit a lot of focus was on emigration and the causes thereof. Free admission.

Thank mikebutler46
Reviewed 21 July 2018

Was in Letterkenny in February with my wife and we decided to call in and check out the museum. Great exhibition and was surprised to see so much about Unionism in Co Donegal and WW1 etc.

Thank AndyS3222
Reviewed 20 July 2018

When you visit an area for the first time you naturally want to investigate the history and this museum is an excellent example of what is needed. Advised by the lady st reception we spent much longer that anticipated because of the wealth of information....More

Thank Jaytee41
Reviewed 25 June 2018

The museum has some good historical information to learn about. Don't expect much, the exposition doesn't change, the place is actively participating in various town festivals, otherwise it is rarely visited.

Thank Amireta
Reviewed 9 February 2018 via mobile

We were made to feel very welcome by the lady at reception who explained the layout and the exhibitions. The Museum may be small but each exhibition contained plenty of information, both written and visual. Lots of interesting things to look at, display cases packed...More

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Reviewed 2 October 2017

First I’d like to say how helpful the staff were at the museum. They were knowledgeable and gave useful advice about our stay. The museum had some very interesting exhibitions that told a good story with the use of display boards and charts but there...More

Thank Bonsack
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Even with a sat nav. we went past the museum building twice, it really needs a clear sign. Parking was also a problem, there is a parking area next door and the museum does have cones blocking the nearest spaces, but locals ignore them. One...More

1  Thank Mike P
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

I found the museum quite disappointing. Only one floor of information. Not much packed into the space of the floor. Toilets available

Thank AdventureKidz
Reviewed 7 April 2017

Two floors with a lot of reading to do but informative and well laid out. Free entry and efficient staff. Worth a hour of your time.

1  Thank paul c
Reviewed 2 March 2017

Warm welcome from a friendly helpful receptionist. Interesting displays well laid out! We were reminded of things we may have forgotten but were also informed of things we didn't know.

1  Thank Philip H
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