Kerry County Museum, Tralee

4.6
Kerry County Museum hosts an extensive collection of historical artifacts and documents from County Kerry. Whether you are looking for archeological, historical, or cultural information, this exhibition showcases about 4,000 objects. Some of these include sunflower pins worn in the Bronze Age and dueling pistols used by the liberator, Daniel O'Connell, in the early 19th century. Don't miss the medieval exhibit, where you can explore a recreated town from the Middle Ages, complete with sights, sounds, and smells. When you get tired, collapse into one of the beanbag chairs and read up on your history. For travelers who use our custom trip planner, Tralee holidays become easier to arrange, with trips to the Kerry County Museum and other attractions mapped out and timetabled.
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  • This is one of numerous galleries and mueums that you can find all over ireland. Nice people working here, they gave us a lot of usefull tips how to go around and what to do. Thanks  more »
  • Nice little museum, very friendly staff. There's a nice atmosphere, it's nice and airy. I learnt a lot.  more »
  • This museum starts at the prehistoric days with full-size exhibits, and brings you through history up to the current times. We had visited previously, and always brought our visitors here first to beg...  more »
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  • Brilliant. Had really interesting information and something for each member of the group so all were happy. Staff were friendly and it was well kept, would visit again definitely.
  • Went to the haunted hall on Halloween, brilliant (scary) fun.
  • Excellent displays detailing local history. Great Roger Casement display. Kid's activities are very good too.
  • Good day out great history display
  • A century of history. Nice place. Lot of thing to learn
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