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The Apprentice Boys Memorial Hall

Memorial Hall Society Street | Londonderry, Derry BT48 6PJ, Northern Ireland
+44 28 7126 3571
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Memorial Hall Society Street | Londonderry, Derry BT48 6PJ, Northern Ireland
+44 28 7126 3571

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Well documented and expertly presented information on the Siege of Derry an event with Europe wide repercussions. The Bexit of its age

Thank Carnalbanagh
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was in the hall for a dancing competition. The lovely young girl at the desk was so friendly! I think her name was Gemma? However she took me to the lift helped me to choose the correct button to where the competition! The history...More

Thank b0bbyann
Reviewed 14 August 2017

This is a great place to learn about the siege of Derry, and the apprentice boys, the man on duty was very helpful and great with my elderly father.

Thank quilter9
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

While walking around Derry we found The Apprentice Boys Memorial Hall very impressive stone building went in they have a museum about the siege worth the time to look can take from 10 minutes to as long as you like building was opened in 1877.

1  Thank Lee S
Reviewed 23 June 2017

The Apprentice Boys Memorial Hall was opened in 1877 and dedicated to the memory of the thirteen apprentice boys who closed the city gates in 1688. You would need to read about the siege that began in December 1688 for a more complete understanding of...More

2  Thank Linda B
Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

We walked through the ground floor in 10 minutes. There is a small museum with history of the city and the relationship to the guilds. The exterior of the building is impressive, very beautiful.

1  Thank JE01
Reviewed 24 May 2017

The new Siege Museum and Exhibition is a permanent display of the history of the Siege of Londonderry and of the Associated Clubs of the Apprentice Boys of Derry, including artefacts, videos and interactive media. Visitors will also have the added attraction of being able...More

2  Thank catherinecooke37
Reviewed 20 May 2017

This museum is fairly recently put together so has a freshness and the staff a enthusiasm that is not always the case with these sort of places .But in addition the Story is fascinating and told without bias . I suspect if you are British...More

4  Thank alan252
Reviewed 1 May 2017

This museum brings to life some aspects of the Siege of Londonderry and also World War I that are not covered in the Tower Museum. Highly recommended.

2  Thank Ullans
Reviewed 18 November 2016

I came here in the afternoon after reading previous reviews and have to say the new museum is first class. I was able to read at my leisure and there are some fantastic artefacts of what is a fascinating history of the siege and the...More

3  Thank harry650
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