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Knock Museum, Knock
(3.9/5 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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  • 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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  • The museum itself is not large but it is very well laid out and there are excellent explanations for all of the artefacts. The staff are also more than happy to chat and answer any questions. Well wor...  more »
  • When I stay in Knock I always make a point of visiting this museum as it is very interesting and the staff are very friendly and helpful. The museum also has a section which sells a variety of gifts a...  more »
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