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Cobh Museum

High Road, Cobh, Ireland
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Ranked #12 of 17 Attractions in Cobh
Type: History Museums
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- Oct 1, 2014
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Miami, Florida
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8 reviews 8 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014 NEW

I never knew the last stop of the Titanic was Cobh, Ireland. Great museum with information the immigration of Irish people to the US and the last stop of the Titanic. If in South Eastern Ireland a must see.

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County Tipperary, Ireland
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

this is some museum,so many things to see ,nice pleasent staff,nice a clean,no time limit,so you can look at most things,will go again,as you allways miss something

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midlands
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43 reviews 43 reviews
18 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

Free - just donations. A wonderful collection of varied objects in no particular order. Entertaining.

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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74 reviews 74 reviews
36 attraction reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

We read about the port area of Cobh and detoured there when we drove from Cork. We found the museum and went in without high expectations. It is a little gem with its emphasis on emigration from Ireland and the steam ships. We spent a very pleasant couple of hours there and enjoyed ourselves. Well worth the drive to quirky... More

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Dublin
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38 reviews 38 reviews
5 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

Wow, I thought this was still a Church!!! was wondering what the horse was doing out front!!! This is a really small old Presbyterian Church which was donated to the town by the last Rector (sorry if that's not official title). The horse outside (not real!) was representative of the exhibition of the role of the horse in World War... More

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Bronx, New York
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168 attraction reviews
210 helpful votes 210 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

Each of the small towns have a church and a small local museum that gives an overview of their community. The Cobh Museum staff are very friendly and helpful. There is small gift shop and most importantly clean bathrooms. There were drawings, paintings and local artifacts.

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Gilford, New Hampshire, United States
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19 reviews 19 reviews
11 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2013

Fascinating piece of Irish history. This was the last stop of the Titanic to board passengers before the fateful voyage. Cobh is a lovely quaint town.

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Hershey, PA, USA
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36 attraction reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2013

Tiny museum, heavy on Titanic artifacts. Only real attraction is opportunity to search passenger manifests of ships carrying Irish diaspora; most of this easily available on line. OK investment of 20 minutes if you're waiting for the train, but there is a fee.

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sydney,australia
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22 reviews 22 reviews
10 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2013

Potted history of a slice in time. Pilot's log of Titanic adds to the richness of the exhibit. Worth a walk up the hill!

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Cork, Ireland
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6 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2013

I went with some friends to the Cobh Museum by train. When we arrived to the town we could see the huge Cobh Church and its touristic Port. We were given a ticket as we traveled in the Titanic. Some of us travelled in first class and the others were in third class. Finally, we all survive. Very good explaination... More

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