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Irish Military War Museum & Family Park

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Kids nerf party

We had our 8yr old boys party this weekend. Not only is this a great museum they do great parties... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Tracy M
Drogheda, Ireland

This museum made our trip. This was amazing for us to see to be able to touch and hold weapons like... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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The Irish Military War Museum and family park,offers a fascinating insight into Irish participants' involvement in both World War One and World War Two, as well as other military conflicts in world history. The Irish Military War Museum, covering...more
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Starinagh 01234, Ireland
+353 41 981 9501
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We had our 8yr old boys party this weekend. Not only is this a great museum they do great parties. They’ve bounced castles fully covered all set up for use and then the boys had a nerf war. There was a break in the middle...More

Thank Tracy M
Reviewed 1 week ago

This museum made our trip. This was amazing for us to see to be able to touch and hold weapons like these was incredible. Everything became so real. We only see war movies and read stories so this was unreal. Thank you so much for...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I seen a girl talking on Facebook about this place couple of weeks ago and decided to visit the museum with my children. The boys (aged 7 and 5) were amazed with all the items they seen at the museum, I was surprised myself how...More

Thank martardi
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

this was my second visit here. my first was 3 years ago and back then i was so impressed with the place i vowed to return and im so glad i did. this is a true irish gem run by really nice people who are...More

Thank trikemadd
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went to this museum last week as a family day out and we weren’t disappointed. The place itself is clean, modern and very well run, staff are exceptionally friendly and child oriented . Although our kids aren’t history buffs they were highly entertained for...More

1  Thank susan q
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

There are no doubt bigger, louder, higher-tech museums in the world, but few which offer the personal touch you experience at the IMWM. It’s triumph is where most large museums fail - you feel you are in an authored exhibition following the trail of how...More

Thank Darren C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a fantastic day out!.......as soon as we arrived we were welcomed by the owner William who wasted no time in letting the kids get hands on. The sheer size of the exhibits was impressive and they are incredibly well presented and informative. Outside there...More

Thank thetribe1123
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited on a whim at a loose end. Takes a while to get through all the exhibitions. They are really well setup and emerse you into the history of war. The owner is hands on and very friendly and you can even handle some of...More

Thank CorkonianKevin
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went for my sons 10th Birthday not knowing really what to expect but we were very pleasantly surprised!. The whole complex is alot bigger than what we had expected. Family ticket with access to the bouncy castle area was €30 which was a great...More

Thank Noelle0512
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Last week I took my two grandsons to the museum near Collin. It was an inspired decision because they loved it as did I.This is a novel way to learn about and almost experience the horrors of war. This museum is in the early stages...More

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2 July 2018|
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Response from Matisse5 |
The drive itself didn’t take too long, maybe 30-45 minutes. There’s basically a biiig figure 8 course that you’ll go around 3 times or so. There’s no age limit to go in the tank, it has a capacity for at least 10 people... More
29 May 2017|
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Response from stegmckegg | Reviewed this property |
There is a children's play area/playground and covered picnic site on location. There were young children in our party who enjoyed themselves immensely.