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Glenview Folk Museum

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Excellent place, informative and many memories of childhood. Thank you Brian for a wonderful... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Peter L
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Called Sunday 9th of September my wife and myself we were met by a very pleasant gentleman who gave... read more

Reviewed 10 September 2018
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N41 N6V4 | Aghoo, Ballinamore, Ireland
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All reviews guided tour the owner well worth a visit folk museum on display amazing collection trip down memory lane his passion past history household items enjoys his job slieve russell hotel amazing place older people fond memories war memorabilia enjoyable visit
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent place, informative and many memories of childhood. Thank you Brian for a wonderful afternoon. Well worth a visit👍👍

Thank Peter L
Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

Called Sunday 9th of September my wife and myself we were met by a very pleasant gentleman who gave us a very interesting tour of the Museum and he spoke very well it is worth a visit if your into past history so the best...More

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Reviewed 7 September 2018

visited this museum last week,nice interesting museum, with plenty of interesting artifacts on display, but the best part of the tour, is oisin, the tour guide, this guy is an absolute mine of information, he will explain every thing in the museum, nice to meet...More

Thank john f
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

Excellent museum. Given an extensive guided tour of the exhibits with staff explaining the items in detail. The staff are very friendly and helpful. There are a large variety of historic items on display including old shop windows, pharmacies, cobblers, farm machinery and restored vehicles....More

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Reviewed 28 August 2018

Really enjoyed our visit here. Such an extensive and interesting collection. So well laid out. Great family outing, excellent for kids too. My 10 year old son loved it. Great story telling from the tour guides.

Thank Gra1985
Reviewed 21 August 2018

Spent an amazing couple of hours here with the owner. It has such an extensive collection of everything. Amazing place

Thank Gerard M
Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

So wonderful and educational! Such a large collection of history, could listen to the tour guide talk forever!!!

Thank Caitlin C
Reviewed 6 August 2018

This place is AMAZING, we loved the guide called "little deer". It's like a time machine hidden in the lush Irish hillside, absolutely worth the visit. We will go back!

Thank Erika D
Reviewed 26 July 2018 via mobile

I felt transported in time at this wonderful museum. Great, wide ranging collection well organized. Eugene was a fantastic guide. A steal at €6. Very accommodating when I wanted to take photos

Thank r28551_PL
Reviewed 25 July 2018

A fantastic place to visit, a must see, steeped in local history. A hidden gem near Ballinamore. Taken back in time.

Thank suds140
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IrishMountainChild
25 September 2018|
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Response from john f | Reviewed this property |
hi there you don/t have to book, just arrive and there will be a very knowledgable young man to give you a guided tour, for the princely sum of 6 euros each, the tour is well worth it. enjoy... More
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Aine T
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Response from JeevesBertie | Reviewed this property |
We don't remember and I just looked at the brochure but it was not much and worth it! It's Ireland's history but told with the artifacts of the Irish people.
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