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Knock Museum, Knock

(3.9/5 based on 45 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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TripAdvisor
  • Great little museum of local history and the history of Knock shrine and how it came to be! Small gift shop too.  more »
  • A wonderful collection of items from long ago. It also has a gift shop. There is also the story of the Apparition and the visionaries . Well worth a visit. I loved it and hope to visit again this year...  more »
  • 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 »
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