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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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OPENING HOURS

SUMMER OPENING HOURS (MAY 1st – SEPT 29th)

TUE-SAT 10AM -5PM

SUN 12PM-5PM

WINTER OPENING HOURS (OCT 2nd- APR 25th)

WED-SAT: 10AM -5PM

LAST ADMISSION 4PM

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

      I spent more or less two hours of full immersion in the history of Ireland. A touching and meaningful visit that helps to learn more about one of the most discussed characters in Irish history of the last century. Well-structured museum, tidy with a well-stocked...More

    thumb andreagiacomoa
    10/10/2019

      I have stood outside the house many times before it became a museum and finally had the chance to go inside. Walking around the exhibits on different floors brings to life the turbulent times Michael lived through. There is also a great gift shop with...More

    thumb Paddy1912
    10/05/2019

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