Museums of Mayo - museums to visit in County Mayo

The National Museum of Ireland
Country Life

Turlough Park, Castlebar, County Mayo

Facilities at the Museum

Facilities at the Museum are nothing short of superb. They include free parking, a shop and café, audio-visual room and activity and resource rooms. All Museum buildings are wheelchair accessible.

Museum Shop and Café

Museum of Country Life Café for hot meals, snacks, sandwiches, and deserts.

The original courtyard houses the Museum Shop and Café. The shop boasts a well chosen selection of gifts including children’s and specialist books, stationery, jewellery, textiles and turned wood.

Museum of Country Life Shop for children’s and history books, stationery, jewellery, textiles and turned wood.

The Museum Café offers a variety of hot meals, snacks, sandwiches, and deserts and can cater for special and group events (Café Tel: 094 92 89972). Both the Shop and café are open during Museum hours with extended opening from 12pm each Sunday. (Shop/Café open Monday from May-Sept).

| Museum of Country Life | Facilities | Buildings |
Temporary exhibitions and ongoing programme of events

How to find us: GPS Co-ordinates: 53.883986, -9.212476

Opening Times

Museum
Tuesday-Saturday: 10am-5pm
Sunday: 2-5pm
Closed Mondays (incl. Bank holidays)

Museum shop & café
Now open each Monday until the end of September
Mon-Sat: 10am-5pm; Sunday: 12-5pm.

Admission Rates

Self-guided visit:
ADMISSION FREE

Daily public tours: 2euro pp. (Enquire at Reception for tour times)

Group tours: 40euro per guide

NOTE: GROUPS MUST BOOK GUIDED TOURS IN ADVANCE.

Contact

The National Museum of Ireland
Turlough Park
Castlebar
County Mayo
Ireland

General Information:
Tel: +353 (0) 94 903 1755
Email: tpark@museum.ie
Bookings office:

Bookings office:
Tel: +353 (0) 94 903 1751
Email: educationtph@museum.ie
(Bookings Office Hrs Mon-Fri: 10am-2pm)

Café (for bookings):
Tel: +353 (0) 94 928 9972
Mobile: +353 (0) 87 243 1005
Email: maeve@brambles.ie

Other National Museum of Ireland sites:
Decorative Arts & History, Collins Barracks, Benburb St., Dublin 7
Archaeology, Kildare St., Dublin 2
Natural History, Merrion St., Dublin 2
Tel: +353 (0) 1 6777 444
Email: marketing@museum.ie
Visit: www.museum.ie