Foynes Flying Boat and Maritime Museum

In the heart of Foynes village, located in the original airport terminal building is the award winning Foynes Flying Boat & Maritime Museum.

This museum excitingly captures the story of how Foynes became one of the great aviation hubs of the world from 1937 to 1945.

During the war years the famous flying boats were frequent visitors carrying a diverse range of passengers including military personnel, royalty, celebrities and refugees.

The museum offers a 1940’s style cinema, showcases covering the Second World