Donegal Railway Heritage Centre, Donegal Town

3.7
#9 of 12 in Museums in County Donegal
Donegal Railway Heritage Centre is located in Donegal Town. Put Donegal Railway Heritage Centre at the forefront of your travel plans using our Donegal Town tour itinerary app .
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  • April 26, 2017
    I visited the railway centre with my active 3 year old son who just loves trains. On arriving at the reception I paid my entrance fee and got talking to a lovely young lady who was working there. She ...  more »
  • April 19, 2017
    I have always had a great interest in railways, so given the histroy ofnthe Donegal NG railway, this place should have been a winner. Lets start from the begining. We arrived to an empty office, appar...  more »
  • April 13, 2017
    We visited this museum yesterday. Paid €15 for family entrance. Lots of information up but heavy reading. We watched the DVD for a while but not that interesting for young kids. Decided to look at the...  more »
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  • November 5, 2016
    Worth a browse if you're in Donegal Town and interesting in the fantastic railway history of Donegal or just into museums. Great spot to bring kids too.

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Where to stay in Donegal Town

The tourist center of Ireland's northernemost region, Donegal Town boasts a number of hotels, hostels, and comfortable accommodations. The lodging here makes it a viable base for discovering the rugged wilderness of the county's coastline. Though there aren't many luxury options in the region, affordable hotels and traditional bed and breakfasts are plentiful in Donegal. Locals recommend staying close to the center of town, unless you want to upgrade to a more indulgent option in Lough Eske, a few kilometers away.
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