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Armagh County Museum

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Friendly staff abf well laid out exhibits

I was in recently and saw the clothes exhibition. It was well laid out with descriptions and ample... read more

Reviewed 11 December 2018
FrequentTraveller066
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Armagh, United Kingdom
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Nice way to spend a visit to Armagh

This museum is on the mall in Armagh and it's lovely to find out about all about the city The... read more

Reviewed 22 July 2018
dawnecallender
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Belfast, United Kingdom
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Designed like a small Greek temple, this museum features an extensive collection of specimens, documents and artifacts that reveal the rich and varied history of the County of Armagh, from prehistoric times to present-day.
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The Mall East, Armagh BT61 9BE, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed 11 December 2018 via mobile

I was in recently and saw the clothes exhibition. It was well laid out with descriptions and ample room to walk around. The rest of the museum is interesting and spacious. The exhibits are kept to a high standard and easy to view.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 22 July 2018

This museum is on the mall in Armagh and it's lovely to find out about all about the city The exhibits are a little higgledy-piggledy but very interesting nevertheless. Staff are very knowledgeable and friendly. It's also free which is a bonus

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 3 March 2018

The Museum looks small because the façade is narrow but it stretches back a long way. Many displays showing local history, natural history in the static display. It also has galleries with displays which change from time to time. The staff are very helpful and...More

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank BrianArmagh
Reviewed 18 February 2018

Armagh County Museum is a museum of the city of Armagh located in the center of the city, in front of a big park and two churches. Pitifully our visit here was disappointing! We wanted to learn about the history of the city and the...More

Date of experience: December 2017
2  Thank AlbertSalichs
Reviewed 11 October 2017

The Museum is centrally located on the Mall in Armagh, although parking is difficult. it is extremely well done with exhibits on the history of the area and its peoples including ones showing how they used straw to weave, the tools they utilized, etc. Quite...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed 29 September 2017

Looking for ancestors is always a challenge and when the archive librarian was not available we were given instructions to the address of a lady living around the corner from the museum, who may be able to help us.

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed 15 August 2017

The main museum was just the same as when my husband lived in Armagh about 40 years ago! However they do have galleries that change and they were interesting. Staff very friendly

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 12 July 2017

Travelled here as a skeptical tourist, however was very impressed! Tardis like building as looks so small and petite from the outside but inside is another story! I would recommend to take a whole day out for this attraction as lots to read and see....More

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank laurencewilson85
Reviewed 25 May 2017

Free entry. I didn’t see the guy sitting behind a counter at first. He was very chatty, so it was a pity I was in a hurry. I liked the show of paintings by George Russell in the smaller room downstairs. Upstairs was a far...More

Date of experience: April 2017
2  Thank Steveodo
Reviewed 4 April 2017

Very helpful and interesting attendant (Don) We learned a lot about County Armagh and Irish history in general.

Date of experience: March 2017
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