Dublin Writers Museum, Dublin

3.5
#25 of 70 in Museums in Dublin
Celebrate Ireland's rich literary history at Dublin Writers Museum, which features exhibitions on James Joyce, George Bernard Shaw, William Butler Yeats, and Patrick Pearse, among many others. Take a look at this nation's illustrious world of writing from a Dubliner's perspective. Visit the expansive museum, which opened in 1991 and is housed in a beautiful 18th-century home. Walk through the gallery, library, and rooms displaying artifacts and memorabilia from Ireland's most beloved writers. You'll have the opportunity to listen to an authentic recording of Joyce reading excerpts from "Anne Livia Plurabelle." See Dublin Writers Museum and all Dublin has to offer by arranging your trip with our Dublin road trip planner.
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  • Small but full of information on the many great Dublin writers. Its a must for those interested in Irish literature  more »
  • A cute little museum with lots of information on Irish writers I didn’t know anything about. Beautiful portraits alongside writings and books too.  more »
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  • Lots of interesting information to read. Audio tour gave a good abridged version. It's a bit dark in there but I think it may have to do with preserving the books and display items, not sure.
  • I liked it but there were a lot of sections roped off. I was happy to support the exhibit. I liked looking at the few moments they had
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