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The Apprentice Boys Memorial Hall

Memorial Hall Society Street | Londonderry, Derry BT48 6PJ, Northern Ireland
+44 28 7126 3571
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Memorial Hall Society Street | Londonderry, Derry BT48 6PJ, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed 5 days ago

The Apprentice Boys Memorial Hall was opened in 1877 and dedicated to the memory of the thirteen apprentice boys who closed the city gates in 1688. You would need to read about the siege that began in December 1688 for a more complete understanding of...More

Thank Linda B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We walked through the ground floor in 10 minutes. There is a small museum with history of the city and the relationship to the guilds. The exterior of the building is impressive, very beautiful.

Thank JE01
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The new Siege Museum and Exhibition is a permanent display of the history of the Siege of Londonderry and of the Associated Clubs of the Apprentice Boys of Derry, including artefacts, videos and interactive media. Visitors will also have the added attraction of being able...More

1  Thank catherinecooke37
Reviewed 19 May 2017

This museum is fairly recently put together so has a freshness and the staff a enthusiasm that is not always the case with these sort of places .But in addition the Story is fascinating and told without bias . I suspect if you are British...More

2  Thank alan252
Reviewed 1 May 2017

This museum brings to life some aspects of the Siege of Londonderry and also World War I that are not covered in the Tower Museum. Highly recommended.

1  Thank Ullans
Reviewed 18 November 2016

I came here in the afternoon after reading previous reviews and have to say the new museum is first class. I was able to read at my leisure and there are some fantastic artefacts of what is a fascinating history of the siege and the...More

2  Thank harry650
Reviewed 3 October 2016

Do not leave Londonderry without visiting here.amazing story of oppression .we also enjoyed an unexpected surprise,to be able to see the very smart marching bands

1  Thank garyjamison
Reviewed 30 September 2016

This is a little place down the side, but wow amazing , The collection and information they have is excellent, The information they hold is some stuff from the world wars. The history of the apprentice boys is well worth reading about. We were able...More

2  Thank Jackie H
Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

This museum is long over due. The material is interesting and well presented. I did it in 30 minutes but I am sure that in order to do it justice that at least an hour would be more appropriate. It is a very confusing topic...More

1  Thank Trevor11music
Reviewed 11 August 2016

While visiting the siege museum we were kindly shown parts of the Apprentice Boys Hall and the recent cannon find. Very interesting a special place for those in the Apprentice Boys (I am not),

1  Thank Paul5Belfast
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