Museum Closed

Museum is closed to facilitate the setting up of a new exhibition.
“Cold Recall”.
Roald Amundsen’s Expeditions to the North and South Magnetic Poles.
Opening early December.

Winter Opening

The Museum will be on Winter opening hours until Easter 2019.

Museum & Planetarium

Monday- Friday 9.30am to 5.00pm

Last Admission is 4.30pm

Other times by appointment.

Please note: The museum will be undertaking maintenance work during October-November 2018.

New book published by Inishowen Maritime

The book by Guy Warner covers WW1 naval aviation in Inishowen. Its main emphasis is on the United States Naval Air Station “Lough Foyle” at Ture, with pictures and stories of seaplanes, base and personnel and descriptions of the interaction between base personnel and the local community.
It also covers the Royal Navy kite balloon service in Lough Swilly, the USNAS meteorological station at Malin Head and the testing out of Ballylifen as a mooring out station for Royal Naval Air Service dirigible balloons.

Cost- €12.00

P&P – Ireland €2.50 Europe- €3.70 Other- €4.80

Summer Opening!


Monday- Saturday-9.30am to 5.30pm (inc. Bank Holidays)

Sundays- 12.00pm to 5.30pm

Last Planetarium Show- 4 pm

Last Admission- 5 pm

Cafe Open Daily from 10.oo am to 5.00 pm