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Battle of Aughrim Interpretative Centre

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Hannah was brilliant, she explained the Battle in a really accessible and informative way and made... read more

Reviewed 6 September 2018
Niamh O
via mobile
Nice little centre with miniture battlefield

We were recommended to come over here when in Portumna and it is another lovely little historical... read more

Reviewed 27 August 2018
Sean O
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R446, Aughrim, Ireland
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Reviewed 6 September 2018 via mobile

Hannah was brilliant, she explained the Battle in a really accessible and informative way and made us feel at home.

Thank Niamh O
Reviewed 27 August 2018

We were recommended to come over here when in Portumna and it is another lovely little historical centre with a lovely lady running it. The battle itself was one of the most important in Irish history so its worth taking in if you can.

Thank Sean O
Reviewed 5 August 2018

Hannah met us when we went in. She gave us a short talk about the battle and the whole background. She is extremely knowledgeable, and she, obviously, loves history. After our tour of the very well organized museum, we sat down for a cup of...More

Thank Raymonde K
Reviewed 27 July 2018

Interesting with easy 3D plan of battlefield suitable for children and adults alike. Video presentation included. Nice playground and park just outside well worth a visit

Thank mgavin2015
Reviewed 27 July 2018 via mobile

A beautiful interesting visit. The detail is fantastic. Doesn't take too much time and great value for money. The staff are friendly, helpful and add to the character of the visit. It's beauty is increased by a lovely park behind which has a small recreation...More

Thank Micassg
Reviewed 2 July 2017

It can be very hard to make battles and battlefields interesting for the visitor or enthusiast. So much usually happens over a large area. Making sense of this is just what the Battle of Aughrim Interpretative Centre have done. This was a pivotal battle in...More

2  Thank Flor H
Reviewed 14 August 2016

When at the Tourist Office / Workhouse in Portumna, the lady there mentioned that this was a forgotten treasure and to try to visit. She was dead right. It's modest, I imagine they operate on a paper-thin budget which people must appreciate, but they tell...More

1  Thank Gary M
Reviewed 7 August 2016

This was a great place for a visit and well worth a stop. The lady working inside the center, we didn't catch her name, was incredibly knowledgeable and helpful. It was gray, windy and rainy day when we stopped in and we happened to be...More

1  Thank schmidty1977
Reviewed 30 April 2016 via mobile

Shannon and I visited today after having meant to for quite some time. The exhibits and documentary film are really good. Many interesting artifacts and well done illustration and text panels. The young lady (Abby) who was single-handedly running the place was VERY good. Really...More

Thank Y8379ZXmichaelm
Reviewed 24 April 2016 via mobile

The center does a wonderful job of explaining the Williamite War which led to British control of Ireland. The displays are clear and well done and the staff is fantastic - knowledgable. Helpful, and very friendly. This should be a stop on bus tours around...More

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17 July 2016|
Response from Y8379ZXmichaelm | Reviewed this property |
Donations accepted, as I recall. Voluntary.