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Address: Old Yacht Club | Co.Cork 9P24 F209, Cobh, Ireland
Phone Number: +353 21 481 3790
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2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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Wed - Fri 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sat - Sun 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

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I visited the Sirius Arts Centre last Monday. The building is beautiful. One part of it is the tourist office. They are very helpful in the tourist office. The was a very... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed April 3, 2016
Kilmoney
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Cork

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 28, 2016

There were two rooms, one of which had two paintings in and the other a strange projected series which left me very confused. It was free and attached to the Visitor Information Centre so proved useful for free maps but not an inspired selection of art....very sad looking staff as well.

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Thank macscooth
Clonmel, Ireland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 8, 2016

This building is a beautiful and the views are amazing across the bay and there are art exhibitions and a tourist office in here.The tourist office has maps of the town and lots of information on Cobh & on local activities as well as maps/guide books etc. They also give information on places to park for various activities and is... More 

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Thank clonmeltwo
Phoenix, Arizona
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 24, 2016

The Sirius Arts Centre and Tourist Information building is located just to the west of Cobh Pier and Park, right on the waterfront. The art displayed is mostly contemporary (which isn't really my thing, but many will enjoy it more). The Centre is closed on Mondays. The Visitor's Center has a lot of great information on Cobh and the area... More 

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Thank JT_Turner3
Cork
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 3, 2016

I visited the Sirius Arts Centre last Monday. The building is beautiful. One part of it is the tourist office. They are very helpful in the tourist office. The was a very interesting exibition on. An artist called Richard Proffitt.It was visual written and aural in content. I liked the drawings and found the experience very interesting. The atmosphere is... More 

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Thank Kilmoney
Cobh, Ireland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 26, 2016

This building once housed the Royal Yacht Club, now the oldest operational yacht club in the world. It now houses the Cobh Tourist office and plays host to many cultural events and concerts throuout the year.

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Thank Padraigh49
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 3, 2015

We didn't spend too much time in the "Arts Centre" part as such, but we started off in the Tourist Info which is in the same building in Cobh, which I would recommend to every visitor. A very nice lady called Debbie advised us on how to spend our day in Cobh, with advice on better parking spots, offers in... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 28, 2015

Siriusly Good. There are always acts playing here that know what their audience wants and they deliver.

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Thank spannerotoole
Cork
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 21, 2015

But if you are in Cobh you can visit it. It hosts many shows and exhibitions, but it is very small and a bit boring.

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Thank BeaBi
Dublin, Ireland
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 19, 2014

I visited Cobh last week a very nice town with plenty to do on the day, only thing is myself and husband went to Touist Office the staff were like pigs very bad mannered and not nice people to ask questions, pity as the town was stunning

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1 Thank mary l
Gorey, Ireland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 28, 2014

This is a must, tho' avoid when full. The staff were really friendly and helpful. Lovely 'Irish' goods for people visiting from abroad. Bring your purse - not one to 'peruse'..you'll buy!! Enjoy!

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