Steam Museum, Straffan

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  • August 9, 2017
    Truly a hidden gem - walled garden for the non-industrialists - but the jewel in the crown is the steam museum - ten huge steam machines - pumps, engines, laundry - all here and in full working condit...  more »
  • August 23, 2016
    This is truly an amazing little museum tucked quietly away in Straffan, Co. Kildare. Search it out as it is an experience that will linger with you for a long time. Set in a Victorian gothic church bu...  more »
  • September 21, 2015
    I've lived in Kildare all my life and never knew this place existed. As part of Culture Night 2015, myself and a friend paid a visit. Wow, what a place. It's full of the most incredible steam machiner...  more »
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  • July 2, 2017
    The steam museum was very interesting and john who was our guide has a wealth of knowledge about the history of steam. I would recommend this museum to young and old alike.
  • June 4, 2017
    Great museum. Try to come on steam up days (Sunday) to see the engines working, very impressive.Kids really liked it too
  • August 27, 2016
    I just love it there. It has such a fab garden court yard tee room and the steam exhibition
  • June 4, 2017
    Well worth a visit
  • July 17, 2016
    Must visit if nearby. Best to be between 3 and 5pm to see steam machines working.

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