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Foynes Flying Boat Museum

Logo Foynes Flying Boat Museum
  • Name: Foynes Flying Boat Museum
  • Address: Foynes, Co. Limerick,
  • Phone Number: 069 65416
  • Email: info@flyingboatmuseum.ie

Our amazing story is told through a comprehensive range of exhibits and graphic illustrations featured throughout the original Terminal Building including in our authentic 1940's cinema; the Radio and Weather Rooms—complete with transmitters, receivers and Morse code equipment; the Brendan O'Regan restaurant and of course, the only full sized replica B314 flying boat.

Accessibility to the Exhibition
To support your visit, the museum is fully wheelchair accessible, with the sole exception of the B314 replica flying boat due to the historic nature of 1930's aircraft design.

Large print Highlights Tours are available on request from the Ticket Desk and the Information Desk on the First Floor.

Magnifiers are available on request. Please ask at the Ticket Desk.

Assistance dogs are welcome, and water bowls are available on request.

Younger Visitors
Flight simulators are available to try your skills at flying a B314, with a challenging but equally imaginative and entertaining cockpit for the very young.

Exhibition Guides
A full audio tour of the museum is available. Foreign language audio versions are also available in French, German, Italian and Spanish.

Tour groups can be catered for with a persoanal tour guide.

Gift Shop & Brendan O'Regan Restaurant
Our Gift Shop sells aviation goods, aviation books, souvenirs, model kits etc., and the Brendan O'Regan Restaurant sells biscuits & snacks, Coffee & Tea and of course Irish Coffee!

Building Facilities
There is ample, free, on-site parking available for cars and coaches.

All toilets, including accessible toilets, and baby changing facilities are on the ground floor.

The first aid room is also located on the Ground Floor. Please ask a member of staff if you need to use the first aid room.

Coats, umbrellas and small baggage etc. can be stored while you enjoy your tour of the museum.

Foynes on your doorstep
The museum is located in the heart of Foynes, so you have all the facilities of this friendly town available to you at our doorstep.

And remember…
if you ever have any questions, our knowledgeable and friendly staff are always on hand and will only be delighted to assist you and answer any questions your may have.