Exhibits

The new exhibition at Fort Dunree is a complete retelling of the history of the Fort through 6 chronological chapters in its history.

 

Chapter 1
The story begins in the background of the area up until the late 1700s when the first British fortifications were established against the threat of Napoleonic invasion.
Chapter 2
The strategic importance of fort Dunree during World War 1 is examined in chapter 2.
Chapter 3
Looks at life in the fort between the end of World War 1 and the handover of the fort into Irish control.
Chapter 4
Takes a closer look at the events of the handover when fort Dunree was the last military installation on the island of Ireland to be handed back to the British.
Chapter 5
Looks at the relevance of the fort during World War 2.
Chapter 6
Examines the people and events which have formed the fort as a visitor attraction from 1986 to today.
ClockOpening Times

Open every day
10.30 am – 4.30 pm

 


TicketsPrices

Adult – €7
Kids – €5
Seniors – €5
Family – €15
Group (10) – €3 each

  • ClockOpening Times

    Open every day
    10.30 am – 4.30 pm

     

  • ClockPrices

    Adult – €7
    Kids – €5
    Seniors – €5
    Family – €15
    Group (10) – €3 each

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