Whether online or in person, we hope your experience is engaging and inspiring
- We look forward to your visit.
Where we are – location
The Museum is on the High Road in Letterkenny, Co Donegal, Ireland. It is in an old stone building that was once part of the Letterkenny Workhouse and is opposite the Revenue office.
Address: Donegal County Museum, High Road, Letterkenny, Co Donegal, Ireland
Telephone number: +353 74 9124613.
ENTRANCE FEES: FREE ADMISSION
SEASON: All Year. Closed on Public Holidays
Monday – Friday 10.00 am – 4.30pm (10.00 - 16.30)
Saturday 1.00pm – 4.30pm (13.00 – 16.30)
Closed for lunch 12.30pm-1.00pm (12.30 – 13.00)
GROUP BOOKINGS NECESSARY: Yes
Guided tours for group booking are requested to be arranged in advance. (Subject to availability)
RESEARCHERS: Researchers are welcome by booking an appointment in advance.
AVERAGE VISIT LENGTH: 45 minutes
EXHIBITION: History of Donegal from Stone Age to Twentieth Century. Various temporary exhibitions and events all year round.
INFORMATION GUIDE: A Guide to the first Floor exhibition is available in French, Spanish and Polish.
Activities for Children / Families / Groups
'Donegal Museum Detectives' is a fun and educational family backpack which encourages and engages children and families to discover more about the history of County Donegal. The 'Donegal Museum Detectives' backpack is available to borrow free of charge by visitors to the Museum. It contains a variety of activities including objects to handle, which have been designed to engage children and families with the CountyMuseum exhibitions.
CAR PARKING: Yes
COACH PARKING: No
DISABLED ACCESS/TOILET: Yes