Limerick City Museum

The museum retraces the city's history, particularly the late 19C and early 20C. A very substantial collection of 18C silver objects recalls a now-defunct Limerick craft. The specimens of tambour, needlepoint and tape lace are testimonials to the lace tradition.

Useful information

Adresse : 

Castle Lane

Phone:

+353 61 417 826

Price:

free of charge

Opening hours

[10am-1pm, 2.15pm-5pm - closed weekends - closed for renovation, telephone for further information]

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