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Steam Museum, Straffan

#42 of 67 in Things to do in County Kildare
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  • 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 »
  • 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 »
  • This museum is well worth a detour to visit. I am not interested in steam engines but I do love gardens and the garden here, even in late summer is full of interest and a beautiful, tranquil place to ...  more »
  • 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.
  • Great museum. Try to come on steam up days (Sunday) to see the engines working, very impressive.Kids really liked it too
  • I just love it there. It has such a fab garden court yard tee room and the steam exhibition
  • Well worth a visit
  • Must visit if nearby. Best to be between 3 and 5pm to see steam machines working.

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