Dublin Writers Museum, Dublin

(3.3/5 based on 340+ reviews on the web)
Celebrate Ireland's rich literary history at Dublin Writers Museum, which features exhibitions on James Joyce, George Bernard Shaw, William Butler Yeats, and Patrick Pearse, among many others. Take a look at this nation's illustrious world of writing from a Dubliner's perspective. Visit the expansive museum, which opened in 1991 and is housed in a beautiful 18th-century home. Walk through the gallery, library, and rooms displaying artifacts and memorabilia from Ireland's most beloved writers. You'll have the opportunity to listen to an authentic recording of Joyce reading excerpts from "Anne Livia Plurabelle." Put Dublin Writers Museum into our Dublin holiday planner and find out what's close by, where to stay, and where to head next.
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  • Cost of €7:50 per adult, well worth it especially if a fan of writers history. Some lovely artefacts with 2 viewing rooms downstairs and 2 exhibition rooms upstairs. The audio tour is perfect as you c...  more »
  • For those who like literature is a charming Museum with a fine collection of its great writers. There are paintings, books and objects of figures like Wilde, Becket, Swift, Shaw, among others, all distributed along an interesting two-storey house ...
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  • Lots of memorabilias and documents. The audio guide could be better. This is a very educativ visit if you are interested by litterature.  more »
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  • This museum is very informative and well-organized. The artifacts alone are worth the trip.
  • Great museum if you would like to learn something about the history of Dubliner writers.
  • Nice museum if you are interested on the Irish writer's history, but doesn't worth the 7,50 euro they charge you.
  • Awesome place for budding writers
  • Amazing experience for who loves books like me