Knock, County Mayo
'A Museum within a Museum'
Knock Museum documents the story of the Knock Apparition of 1879 and places it in the context of life at that time.
Msgr James Horan
The development of Knock Shrine and the life and times of the late Msgr James Horan are given a special place in the Museum.
There is a gift shop on the premises that offers for sale locally handmade items, including St. Brigid's crosses and candles, as well as a wide selection of postcards, a large stock of books about the Knock Apparition and the local area, and other souvenir items.
Museum Opening Hours
- May-October: 10am to 6pm daily
- November-April: 12pm to 4pm daily
- (Closed on Christmas Day and St. Stephen's Day)
How to get there
Knock Shrine is situated on the N17 mid-way between Galway and Sligo.
Knock Museum is situated in Knock Shrine grounds, south of the Basilica.