Heritage/Visitor Centre   

Ireland is awash with fascinating Heritage and Visitor Centres, many on your doorstep and others only a short drive away.

Below we've included some of the most popular ones.

Click on a Heritage/Visitor Centre venue below to get more information.

National Museum of Ireland - Decorative Arts and History

National Museum of Ireland - Decorative Arts and History
Open for business

The National Museum of Ireland - Decorative Arts History is located at one of Dublins most impressive, historic sites. This former military barracks is home to two fascinating and completely diverse collections. Decorative arts encompasses silver, ceramics, glassware, furniture, clothing

Collins Barracks, Benburb Street, Dublin 7
National Museum of Ireland - Country Life

National Museum of Ireland - Country Life
Open for business

Victorian and contemporary architecture combine at the National Museum of Ireland - Country Life. In the modern exhibition galleries, objects, rare archive photography and film explore Irelands rural past and an almost vanished but recent way of life. Next to this, a Victorian Gothic man

Turlough Park, Castlebar, Mayo
Carrowmore Megalithic Cemetery

Carrowmore Megalithic Cemetery
Reopens 10 Aug '20

The largest cemetery of megalithic tombs in Ireland and is also among the countrys oldest. Over 60 tombs have been located by archaeologists, the oldest pre-date Newgrange by some 700 years. A restored cottage houses a small exhibition relating to the site. Restricted access in centre for

Sligo
Chocolate Garden of Ireland

Chocolate Garden of Ireland
Reopens 10 Aug '20

Heaven for lovers of chocolate and ice cream everywhere. The Chocolate Garden of Ireland offers Chocolate Making daily, scheduled Chocolate Workshops, Afternoon Tea, Birthday and Hen Parties, and boasts Irelands best hot chocolate in their Café; they also have an ice cream parlour

Rath, Tullow, Co. Carlow, R93PY82
National Museum of Ireland - Archaeololgy

National Museum of Ireland - Archaeololgy
Open for business

The National Museum of Ireland - Archaeology is home to an extraordinary range of priceless and iconic treasures, including the Ardagh Chalice, the Tara Brooch and the famous Derrynaflan Hoard. From Prehistoric Ireland to Ancient Egypt, visitors can see important archaeological artefacts

Kildare Street, Dublin 2
Michael Collins House

Michael Collins House
Reopens 21 Jul '20

Michael Collins House, Clonakilty is a museum dedicated to Irish patriot and revolutionary hero; Michael Collins. Visit to learn about the “Big Fella” himself and his life story entwined with the history of the fight for the freedom to achieve freedom. The museum is presented

7 Emmet Square, Maulnaskehy, Clonakilty, Co. Cork
Dublinia

Dublinia
Open for business

Dublinia, located at the heart of Viking and Medieval Dublin, is a step back in time and a journey through the city as it was back then. Experience what life was like onboard a Viking warship, visit a Viking house, take a trip down a Viking street, and learn of the myths and the mysteries

St Michaels Hill, Christchurch, Dublin 8.
Hook Lighthouse Visitor Centre

Hook Lighthouse Visitor Centre
Reopens 10 Aug '20

Visit the oldest intact working lighthouse in the world… Hook Lighthouse. Named the flashiest lighthouse in the world by lonely planet and voted in the top 10 attractions in the Irish Travel Awards, its an experience not to be missed Winter At Hook Winter at Hook is always spect

Hook Head, Churchtown, Fethard-On-Sea, Co Wexford
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