Tower Museum

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LONDONDERRY DERRY, COUNTY LONDONDERRY DERRY

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Opened in 1992, the museum has won the Irish and British Museum of the Year Awards. It has two permanent exhibitions as well as hosting temporary and travelling exhibitions throughout the year. The multimedia 'Story of Derry' exhibition has reopened following extensive refurbishment. There is also an exhibition about the Spanish Armada which includes artefacts from a galleon shipwrecked in Kinnagoe Bay in 1588.

Tower Museum
Union Hall Place, LONDONDERRY, Co Londonderry, BT48 6LU

Features

Facilities
  • Parking nearby
Accessibility
  • Fully accessible
  • Accessible toilets
Opening times
  • Open all year
  • Opening Times: Open Jan-Dec, daily 10-6.

About the area

Discover London

The UK's capital was founded by the Romans shortly after they invaded in 43AD. Since then it’s evolved into one of the greatest cities on earth. From a bloody, squalid history to the vanguard of fashion in the Swinging 1960s to the buzzing metropolis it is today, London has something for everyone. There are very British pursuits like the Oxford and Cambridge boat race, changing of the guard at Buckingham Palace and an impressive collection of traditional English pubs. And that’s not to mention world-renowned arts venues, galleries and museums, award-winning theatre and unrivalled shopping – all found within a few Tube stops of each other.

London’s royal history is not to be missed. Visitors can roam around one of Britain’s finest medieval castles and royal prison, and learn about the final days of Anne Boleyn at the Tower of London or, for the less bloodthirsty, visit the Queen’s London home, Buckingham Palace. Don’t miss out on exploring the capital’s Royal Parks – from St James’ Park and Hyde Park in the centre to the majestic Hampton Court and wilderness of Richmond Park in the southwest.

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