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Fort Dunree Military Museum

Fort Dunree,Dunree,Dunree

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Fort Dunree, Dun Fhraoigh in Irish means, Fort of the Heather and indicates that this site has been an important defensive site down through history.

Today however, its stunning natural beauty and abundant wildlife are drawing increasing numbers of visitors to one of Inishowens most beautiful and peaceful locations. Fort Dunree was first opened to the public in 1986 and has attracted tourists from all over the world ever since. Fort Dunree also boasts a network of walking paths, a wildlife exhibition, further military displays, a shop, and the Coffee Cup- The most scenic Coffee Shop in Ireland!. Fort Dunree now hosts art exhibitions, wildlife talks, yoga classes and even weddings, Kayaking and Snorkeling can also be booked in association with Inish Adventures. It is a must see for every visitor to the Inishowen peninsula. Open All Year Round June - September: Monday - Sunday 10.30am - 6.00pm October - May: Monday - Friday 10.30am - 4.30pm Saturday&Sunday 1.00pm - 6.00pm

Admission: €7 Adults €5 Children/Seniors €15 Family


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Monday - Sunday 10.30 am - 6.00 pm


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