National Maritime Museum of Ireland, Dun Laoghaire

The finest collection of Irish Maritime history in the unique setting of the Mariners church in Dun Laoghaire, Dublin

For Families

We have installed some interactice displays which are very popular with children. We also have a quiz which can be completed as students tour the building.

For Groups

We have coach parking available beside the museum & are closely interlinked with all public transport. We are located in the heart of Dun Laoghaire. We have restaurant & seating facilities , exterior & internal lifts that assist visitors who may not be fully mobile.

Guides

We have experienced & friendly guides available

Have a look at our virtual tour http://goo.gl/maps/8JJlr

Admission €5.

Family ticket €12
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  • Interesting nautical museum in the converted Mariners Church tells the maritime history of Ireland during periods of peace and war. Exhibits focus on lifesaving, the Irish Navy, lighthouses, navigatio...  more »
  • The sheer truth is that this museum is so amazing that I would have stayed in there all day. I recommend to everyone the visit of this museum housed in a deconsecrated church. You'll find out more about the seafaring life of the Irish.
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  • Fascinating place. The Mariners Church itself is interesting, and the restoration including the roof is beautiful. The historical exhibits are to do with the merchant marine and the post/ferry boats target than the Navy. The tour is well with taking, the guide had lots of detail and anecdotes.
  • Great place to visit. Brought my three children and Derek was so helpful answering all their many questions!
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