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Irish Republican History Museum

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Conway Mill 5 Conway Street, Belfast BT13 2DE, Northern Ireland
+44 28 9024 0504
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Reviewed 4 days ago

The artefacts are interesting but while visiting, you need to remind yourself that this is a museum that presents a very positively biased view of Irish Republicanism and is careful to avoid the many terrible things the IRA and INLA did that led to 1,500...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

You meet people who have gone through the «  Troubles » and you learn how it was difficult to survive

1  Thank Genevieve3353
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very moving - take your time, ask questions, absorb the history. Staff was friendly & professional and kind to ask many questions I had.

1  Thank JeaneenM5
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This little museum is incredibly well furnished with amazing artefacts from Bloody Sunday and the period of The Troubles, as well as early 20th-century newspapers and written material, and incredible hand-made items and family treasures. The insight into Eileen's prison cell is particularly remarkable. I...More

1  Thank Emma M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our Black Cab tour guide included this as part of his tour. The museum, like the tour itself was a very illuminating attraction, bringing to life the troubles that I'd only previously watched on TV in a very personal way

Thank g n
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great wee museum that contains hundreds of artifacts, (republican, unionist and british) that relate to the conflict

Thank Con_McV
Reviewed 9 July 2018

This museum is full of so many interesting items, information and photographs, particularly of the troubles. For anyone interested in finding out more about the troubles, and the relevant history, this museum is an absolute must.

1  Thank Rose-Chris2013
Reviewed 18 June 2018

The Eileen Hickey museum in Conway Mill is a must for people from Belfast and all visitors who are interested in Irish History, it details well the Republican movement and their war against british state forces.An excellent collection of Memorabilia from carved Thompson machine guns...More

1  Thank Síle N
Reviewed 22 May 2018

The museum is somewhat hidden and took a little time to find. The staff were welcoming, the displays are a vital part of a n important story. The museum needs funding support, some of the displays are showing the effect of ageing. A high-light was...More

Thank MontOsc
Reviewed 18 May 2018

Not to be missed! Don't forget to leave your donation at the door. If you are looking for the local history of Belfast and the "troubles" this is a good place to start.

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