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National Leprechaun Museum

Jervis Street, Dublin Dublin 1, Ireland
+353 1 873 3899
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Great tourist attraction in Dublin for the whole family. I have been there 3 times and every time I... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Dublin, Ireland
Needs A Rethink

Positive is the place is nicely fitted out and more effort and money had been spent on the... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Alex R
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Step into another world where nothing is quite what it seems. Discover the sounds, sights, stories,and magic of mythical Ireland,land of the leprechaun!Your journey begins with a look at representations of the leprechaun through the ages. On your journey you will explore the relationship between landscape, folklore, story-telling and magic. Expect the unexpected as you move through the playful and fascinating world of the leprechaun.
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Jervis Street, Dublin Dublin 1, Ireland
+353 1 873 3899
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Reviewed yesterday

Great tourist attraction in Dublin for the whole family. I have been there 3 times and every time I leave feeling discomfort. That is why I sincerely recommend this place.

Thank Fazzy74
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Positive is the place is nicely fitted out and more effort and money had been spent on the decoration than I expected. However the guided tour format they are currently running didn't work. The content was uninteresting and I can honestly say I learnt nothing...More

Thank Alex R
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We visited last night and didn't know what to expect but it was really entertaining. Our tour guide Bridget was a fantastic story teller and guide, so funny. Was tempted to go on the day time tour as well.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 2 days ago

Not really sure who this is aimed at - nobody on our tour seemed very impressed adults or children. We wandered round a series of rooms with a storyteller who was quite enthusiastic to be fair but she left us for ages in the room...More

Thank Janet A
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We had a great storyteller. She was passionate and authentic. Could have listened for hours. She managed to identify oneself as a listener to the story. I even bought a fairytale book due to one story. Would do it again. Great experience.

Thank Giampietro C
Reviewed 3 days ago

I have to say that I was a little underwhelmed by my visit to the Leprechaun Museum. It's less of a museum and more of a guided tour with story telling. There's not much of a chance to look about on your own except from...More

Thank David B
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We went to the Adults tour which is basically the same tour that children do but with the folklore tales that are a bit gruesome for kids...it's more funny than scary. Definitely worth a look.

Thank Wendy B
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Great place. Highly recommended, all ages. A peek into Irish heritage no other way can communicate so elegantly. Enjoyed it a lot. No spoilers!

Thank A E
Reviewed 5 days ago

If you are a sane adult willing to pay the 14 Euro entry fee after reading this review, you might as well go because you probably do believe in leprechauns. Even if they had a real leprechaun chained up inside it would not have stopped...More

Thank GordonFlamsay
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I did the adults only tour which runs after closing time and found that there wasn't much about leprechauns really. It was kind of just an hour with an Irish tour guide taking us from room to room telling us messed up old Irish tales...More

Thank Milly L
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Jessica C
13 August 2017|
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Response from Warereview | Reviewed this property |
No not suitable for under 6 year olds. They would be bored or scared by the stories.
11 June 2017|
Response from TeresaNLM | Property representative |
Hi, We are open every day - except Christmas day. Tours at this time of year run on the hour, the first one usually at 11AM. Hope this helps!
8 April 2017|
Response from Kat W | Reviewed this property |
Yes they were near the gift shop