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Number Twenty Nine - Georgian House Museum

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Address: Fitzwilliam Street Lower 29, Dublin 2, Ireland
Phone Number: + 353 (0)1 7026 165
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First visit here and it was great

This was new to me, I am a Dubliner, but have lived in Australia for 24 years and the UK for 4 years before that, I love this new museum, my late grandmother lived around the... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 22, 2015
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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015 NEW

This was new to me, I am a Dubliner, but have lived in Australia for 24 years and the UK for 4 years before that, I love this new museum, my late grandmother lived around the corner in Upper Mount Street for nealy 60 years and it was a lovely surprise to find a museum of a full Georgian house... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

I love touring old houses so I wanted to see this one in Dublin. I'm glad we did, it's nicely renovated and gave us a good idea of what it was like for middle income people to live in Dublin.

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Adelaide, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015

We stumbled across this after walking out of Merrion square. If you like to see preserved houses with all furniture and a story behind it all this is a must

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

Managed to get here after being told by the police that all businesses in the area were closed because of the Gay Pride March (which itself was enjoyable). Small, well laid out, well staffed and well presented. Worth making the effort to visit.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015

On a day of Dublin activities I started the day here with my girlfriend and we were pleasantly surprised about how interesting the museum is. It only takes about 45 minutes to an hour to watch the introduction video and explore the house and it really leaves you with a sense of how people used to leave a couple of... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

My wife and I saw the Georgian House Museum. They showed as a video first explaining the museum at the ground floor and then we were at liberty to roam the museum and see the furniture and rooms above. We met Liz, a guide who explained to us many things that were very entertaining. Many thanks to her. My advice... More 

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015

My husband, grown daughter, and I toured this museum in late May of this year. What a gem! The tour started with an introductory film about the home and the woman who had lived there during the period represented. We had a very knowledgeable, friendly docent, who took us from room to room, from the bottom of the house to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2015

My family and I absolutely loved this museum! We arrived for the guided tour at 3:00pm and found that we were the only ones there. This was fantastic because it meant we had our own private tour. This museum is extremely well done, from the informational video to start, to the signage posted throughout, to the knowledgeable tour guides. It... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

Everyday life in fashionable Georgian Dublin is recreated here. Walking through Dublin's famous townhouse squares to get here, you'll see well documented artifacts and information on how people lived in the time. One of my favourite places to bring overseas visitors.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015

This isn't my thing. I don't have that much interest in how people lived. I'm more into seeing what people have done. That said, after a cheesy introductory video, a quick tour of the house shows how life was for a rich family in Dublin.

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Address: Fitzwilliam Street Lower 29, Dublin 2, Ireland
Phone Number: + 353 (0)1 7026 165
Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin>  > South City Centre

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