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Stunning building

This is certainly well worth checking out. Very grand exterior with 4 large, thick Columns at the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Very interesting

This museum was very interesting and set out in a chronological was which makes it easy to follow... read more

Reviewed 4 August 2017
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1 week ago
“Stunning building”
4 Aug 2017
“Very interesting”
Limerick Museum is now based in the Franciscan Friary, Henry Street. The Limerick Museum first opened its doors in 1916 at the Carnegie Building in Pery Square and relocated four times before finding its permanent home in Henry Street. The Limerick...more
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97 Henry Street, Limerick V94 V4Y2, Ireland
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is certainly well worth checking out. Very grand exterior with 4 large, thick Columns at the front. Some great artefacts inside.

Thank BelfastFoodTravelMan
Reviewed 9 November 2017

It's kind of small museum, but it was still fun to see the artifacts that are in there and we enjoyed reading the history it shared. It won't take you long to go through it.

Thank Palletts2013
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

This museum was very interesting and set out in a chronological was which makes it easy to follow. Well worth a visit.

Thank Linden W
Reviewed 29 July 2017

The museum has moved to the Franciscans on Henry Street. It is in the ground floor of the friary. Nicely laid out. Great for a browse through Limerick's history. Seats to stop and contemplate life (especially when it was raining as it was on my...More

Thank Sccr4b
Reviewed 26 July 2017

This is quite a small museum, free to enter, with its collection not overwhelming in extent or detail. That's our sort of museum! When we visited it had only been in its new location for a few weeks, so everything still sparkled. One of the...More

Thank JElliot32
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

I went to the museum thinking I would have to pay as we went in the man said go on ahead and then we were like omg it's free there were many interesting items on display definitely worth the little trip it only takes about...More

2  Thank Nathan M
Reviewed 29 October 2016

I remember when the museum was housed in Johns Square there seemed to be much more in it. This is a very small collection and while it has a few interesting exhibits it hardly warrants existence by itself. It would be better being moved inside...More

Thank 186621Johnm
Reviewed 3 August 2016

Beautiful building hosting. Many interesting items of interest to all young or old showed the young how things were made and used for along time before their time,thoes who guided everyone on the tour spoke in detail and answered many questions we finished our trip...More

1  Thank Geraldine G
Reviewed 29 July 2016

Tiny museum, but very nice collection illustration of Limerick city and its people. Very impressed by the display of the archaeological artefacts,Limerick silver, Limerick lace.

1  Thank Ruth H
Reviewed 24 June 2016

A few good cases with Limerick Lace and the rest was about 1916 rising. By the time we visited Limerick, it was our 4th week in Ireland and by then we have seen so many rising exhibits that it just didn't make any difference to...More

Thank Purobi
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12 April 2017|
Response from Limerick M | Property representative |
Limerick Museum is now centrally located on Henry Street and can be accessed by foot from the Bus Stops at Arthur's Quay, the Train Station at Parnell Street or from any of the various car parks in the city.