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Kerry County Museum

Ashe Memorial Hall | Denny St., Tralee, Ireland
+353 66 712 7777
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Very Nice [Lifesize] Diorama

Very nice museum covering the history and life in Kerry County. Walk through diorama was very well... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
NFca
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Carterville, Illinois
Compelling visit

I was met with a delightful surprise when I discovered this intriguing museum of Irish history and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
potatopumpkin
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  • Very good27%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
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LOCATION
Ashe Memorial Hall | Denny St., Tralee, Ireland
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+353 66 712 7777
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Very nice museum covering the history and life in Kerry County. Walk through diorama was very well done and well worth the visit. Paid parking close by. 5 Euro admission and child free with adult.

Thank NFca
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I was met with a delightful surprise when I discovered this intriguing museum of Irish history and heritage. My only regret was that I had limited time, I could have spent hours there reading the documentation on the walls. Well worth a visit. I would...More

Thank potatopumpkin
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Reviewed May 15, 2018

Enjoyed my time at the museum, helpful staff only euros Favourite exhibition was the Medievil section.

Thank Carol M
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Reviewed May 11, 2018 via mobile

We spent about 2 hours at this museum and enjoyed every minute of it. Even the building itself is a beautiful structure. Easy enough to find parking. It went into great detail from thousands of years ago to present day. A street from the 15th...More

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Reviewed May 11, 2018 via mobile

Took just under 3hrs to properly read and see everything. An unbelievably excellent exhibition re Sir Roger Casement and the Republican uprising is the current main attraction... well worth the €5 entry alone... but there’s also the equally interesting exhibition re Tom Crean and his...More

Thank shiny653
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Reviewed May 5, 2018

This unassuming museum almost in the middle of nowhere holds many surprises. You really need a few hours to do it justice. There are some stationary exhibits as well as changing exhibits. The downstairs is turned into a life size replica of the old town....More

Thank Karen K
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Reviewed April 29, 2018

This museum should be a must for anyone visiting Tralee, they have wonderful, helpful staff who go out of their way to make you visit enjoyable. The exhibitions are really good and well thought out to make it enjoyable for all the family.

Thank wendywright47
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Reviewed April 27, 2018

The Kerry County Museum displays span a period of over 2000 years. It contains a recreated medieval street, a walk-through display depicting life in Tralee in 1450 that is informative and fun with its dressed up mannequins, sound effects, smells, etc. The Tom Crean room...More

Thank dragonrees
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Reviewed April 21, 2018

This is an excellent wee museum with a very good presentation of Irish history from the early days up to the 1916 rising . A really good museum for children as there is plenty of exhibits aimed at them . The medieval experience was very...More

Thank Val D
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Reviewed April 11, 2018

This is a fantastic treat. The museum is thoroughly informing and educational yet enjoyable and enthraling. Ably looked after by a fantastic team but especially Sandra who was extremely helpful and very welcoming.

Thank DCarroll1968
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Cullane
February 21, 2017|
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Response from SiRi C | Reviewed this property |
Check the website, there is an exhibition about Casement, with lots of informations about Michael Collins.
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Bernard Q
April 27, 2016|
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Response from Reg G | Reviewed this property |
Admission times are as above and no you cannot get free admission to the best of my knowledge.
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