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Small, manageable, interesting

This is a small museum located in the former Scot's church on the hill behind the train station... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Cork, Ireland
Could not visit the interior

The Heritage Center is so incredibly beautiful and has so much information about emigration, the... read more

Reviewed May 8, 2018
jer b
Bristol, Connecticut
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Reviewed 6 days ago

This is a small museum located in the former Scot's church on the hill behind the train station. You can take the steps or go the road up. It's a small museum with pieces about the church and Cobh, some medical, military, maritime, social and...More

Thank MaisyCC
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely little museum.....showing a tribute to US Navy stationed in Cobh during the first world war.....many displays of Titanic and Lusitania........some IRA paraphernalia.........well worth a visit

Thank Denis O
Reviewed May 8, 2018

The Heritage Center is so incredibly beautiful and has so much information about emigration, the Titanic and the Lusitania, that we were not able to visit this museum but saw it on the hill on High Road. The museum is a former Presbyterian church and...More

Thank jer b
Reviewed May 5, 2018 via mobile

The staff were not that friendly and lacked local knowledge, the artefacts are not many to be honest how this place is this opened is beyond me.

Thank GiovanniCork
Reviewed October 30, 2017

So much history and interesting things to see. Well worth the trip. Would suggest it to other people visiting that area

Thank Judy19472014
Reviewed September 23, 2017

I spent over an hour viewing Lusitania artifacts and stories. The efforts to catalog the identity and artifacts of the victims reminded me of the analogous efforts taken with the World Trade Center. Also, I enjoyed the documentation of the US Naval presence during WWI....More

Thank emkute
Reviewed September 4, 2017

The lady in the museum(Mrs Morton) was very helpful and very knowledgeable about the history in the building as well as throughout the town. She goes back four generations in the town. Can even help with local tourist info.

Thank Jeffrey M
Reviewed August 23, 2017

This converted church has a very fine display of Lusitania related artifacts and memorabilia. This includes first hand accounts as well as personal items actually recovered from the bodies that washed ashore or were retrieved after the German U-boat sunk the Lusitania in May 1915....More

Thank henry v
Reviewed July 12, 2017

This museum is the site of the last port of call for the Titanic. It features stories of the people who embarked here and their fates. It is so well done with all kinds of technological aids. We are glad we detoured to see it.

Thank Leah S
Reviewed June 14, 2017

This is in a church that opened in 1854. I went there because my great grandmother left from Cobh in 1855. It's very small but has some interesting displays.

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