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Knock Museum, Knock

(3.8/5 based on 40+ reviews on the web)
Knock Museum tells the story of what happened on the 21st of August 1979, when fifteen ordinary people witnessed an extraordinary event. This event, the Apparition, changed Knock from a small rural village into an international Shrine.

At Knock Museum you will gain some insight into the fifteen local witnesses, their lives at that time and why millions of people have come to Knock on pilgrimage since then.
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  • This is an excellent museum located at the far end of the grounds of Knock Shrine. It is very well laid out and has a mix of history of the area at the time of the Apparition and since then including ...  more »
  • Same exhibits unless the ones on temporary loan by travelling community were on longer term view,i understand the significance and reason for the items on exhibit but for me same old same old 
  • The small museum annexed to the Café Le Cheilé recounts the apparition of the Virgin to Knock in 1879. There are reports of people who witnessed this moment as well as reports of healing.
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  • Very caming