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August 2022


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9AM TO 6PM

(LAST ENTRY 5PM)

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MICHAEL COLLINS HOUSE

museum dedicated to Irish patriot and revolutionary hero

Michael Collins House, Clonakilty is a museum dedicated to Irish patriot and revolutionary hero, Michael Collins. Visit to learn about the “Big Fella” himself, his life story entwined with the history of the fight for Irish independence. The museum is presented in an accessible manner through guided tours, interactive displays, audio visuals, artefacts and more, bringing the history to life for all the family. For those looking to delve into the history further information boards, history talks and our highly qualified tour guides will more than happily engage in debate and answer any questions you may have.

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OUR LOCATION

Directions to Emmet Square

Directions from Clonakilty, Main Street (Pearse St.)- Travel west to the end of Pearse Street, Turn left at end of Pearse St at Bank of Ireland onto Bridge St. , continue straight, pass the statue of Michael Collins and directly across Emmet Sq to Michael Collins House: No. 7, Emmet Sq, Clonakilty.

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Trip Advisor Reviews

star rating  Beautiful museum packed full of artifacts and details of Michael Collins life and part in irish war of independence and civil War. The videos are so well presented and appeal... read more

Ciarrigal
28th July 2022

star rating  It's a small museum but it's got so much information and presented beautifully. The staff were lovely and helpful. My two children were interested in the interactive bits of the... read more

Sara J
3rd April 2022

Media Archive

Our media section includes a documentary about the life of Michael Collins, Season 1 of the Michael Collins House Podcast as well as articles & research.

Videos

Including a 16 minute doc. about the life of Michael Collins

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Podcasts

Season 1 of the Michael Collins House Podcast is available to stream

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Articles & Research

Archive of Research Papers

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UPCOMING EVENTS

Whether you’re a local, new to town, or just passing through be a part of our community activities and events

GUIDED TOURS

VISITING MICHAEL COLLINS HOUSE

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School and Group Tours

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