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Steam Museum Reviews
FamraveAugust 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 »
PeppipigAugust 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 »
IrishMJSeptember 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 »
Margaret EganJuly 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.
Anton BelovJune 4, 2017
Great museum. Try to come on steam up days (Sunday) to see the engines working, very impressive.Kids really liked it too
Helen WalshAugust 27, 2016
I just love it there. It has such a fab garden court yard tee room and the steam exhibition
Tom O'BrienJune 4, 2017
Well worth a visit
Paweł GruszkaJuly 17, 2016
Must visit if nearby. Best to be between 3 and 5pm to see steam machines working.
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