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Newry and Mourne Museum

Bagnels Castle 36 Castle Street | 1A Bank Parade, Newry BT34 2BY, Northern Ireland
+44 28 3031 3178
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This was my second visit to the museum and as a native of Newry I found it to be very informative... read more

Reviewed 22 January 2018
brendan1063
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Newry, United Kingdom
An education and most pleasant experience

There is a free conducted tour on most Sundays of the year. You are encouraged to book in advance... read more

Reviewed 7 November 2017
jplod
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Newry, United Kingdom
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22 Jan 2018
“SRC Visit”
6 Nov 2017
“An education and most pleasant experience”
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Bagnels Castle 36 Castle Street | 1A Bank Parade, Newry BT34 2BY, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed 22 January 2018

This was my second visit to the museum and as a native of Newry I found it to be very informative and I discovered new things which I missed on the first visit. Easy parking and free admission should encourage everyone to pay a visit...More

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Reviewed 7 November 2017

There is a free conducted tour on most Sundays of the year. You are encouraged to book in advance and many of the most popular exhibitions are oversubscribed

Thank jplod
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Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

Today we had an excellent visit - the museum is well laid out and easy to get around. The staff are friendly and approachable. It's a very worthwhile place to visit.

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Reviewed 10 August 2017

I have been to museums that are of similar or smaller size that charge so the fact it is free is surprising in itself. It had a lovely layout. Newry has a fascinating history and it was great to see it presented history from all...More

Thank T K
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Reviewed 21 April 2017

Small but interesting museum. Didn't like the sign saying assistance with finding accomadation incurred £3 charge. Surely we should encourage people to stay in area. A coffee shop would be a bonus as you could easily spend a day here. Receptionist wasn't the most helpful...More

Thank Patricia50953
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Reviewed 11 November 2016

Excellent exhibition, cultural and very informative place to visit . Staff extremely helpful and knowledgeable. History of N.Ireland explained in words and pictures also offers a FREE audio facility explaining exhibits on each floor.

Thank Flyn
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Reviewed 27 July 2016

I took my granddaughter aged 7 here for an afternoon. She loved it as much as I did. She particularly loved being able to dress up in "older time" clothes, as she put it. The museum is full of local history. I particularly loved the...More

Thank UrsD1963
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Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

It's more about a bakery was here than a Newry museum. But it's interesting. Plenty of parking. Worth a visit if in the area. A few rooms with political posters etc from BOTH sides of Northern Ireland.

Thank frankm654
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Reviewed 11 March 2016

This small museum has a fascinating collection of items relating to local history. The exterior structure of elegant modern design surrounds the historic core of Bagenal's Castle. It is really worth the detour to see the ancient Banquet room that is regularly used for seminars...More

Thank thomas481
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Reviewed 7 March 2016

very pleasant day out, I took my elderly father here for a day trip. he enjoyed it, although it wasn't very accessible and he got quite tired. great if you arew in the area and its raining, perhaps i wouldn't travel very far to see...More

Thank anifilez
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