Old Head Signal Tower and Lusitania Museum, Kinsale

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Old Head Signal Tower and Lusitania Museum Reviews
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  • Very nice memorial and beautiful view of the sea. Was a bit of a drive, but worth the effort. It's better if you are going that way and make it a stop.  more »
  • What a change over the years. We first visited 10 years ago when this was just a ruin, and again three years ago when the rehab was well underway. Now pretty much completed the tower and the attached ...  more »
  • Wow, just wow! This is truly worth the trip out to The Old Head. The fact the tower restoration and subsequent museum has been combined with a memorial for the victims of the Lusitania maritime disast...  more »
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  • Very well organised and full information about the sinking given.
  • There was a lot of history in the place and it was just gorgeous everywhere you looked.
  • Museum was shut but the memorial garden was really nice. Loved the story board of what happened. Will definitely come back when the museum is open!
  • Good for a stop on a drive through the area. Cheap entry, very interesting museum and amazing views. We were provided with a free pair of binoculars when visiting and could watch for whales and other animals. Recommend a visit if you're in the area.
  • It's a nice place to go with a lot of money spent on it recently and there's picnic area's for families to enjoy.
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