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The Museum will REOPEN in spring 2021
We wish to thank all our wonderful visitors who supported us

O'Regan's Restaurant will remain closed
until Level 3 restrictions are removed

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Foynes Flying Boat & Maritime Museum

Foynes Flying Boat & Maritime Museum

Discover the era of transatlantic passenger flights, the invention of Irish Coffee, and the maritime history of the majestic River Shannon

Foynes Flying Boat Museum

Home to the world's only full-size replica of a B314 flying boat
Explore Foynes' role in early passenger flights across the Atlantic Ocean and the legendary flying boats that came and went went carrying celebrities, royalty, rich and famous and desperate refugees alike.

Foynes Maritime Museum

Learn about the life and lore surrounding Ireland's longest, most famous river
The River Shannon (Abhainnna Sionainne) figures prominently into Irish history and mythology. Get to know the story and personality of the section from Limerick City to Loop Head.

The museum is just the beginning...

O'Regan Restaurant

Enjoy a fresh lunch or relax with afternoon tea in nostalgic 1940s style.

Irish Coffee Lounge

Enjoy a delicious original Irish Coffee right here where it was invented!

The Village of Foynes

Discover a beautiful place steeped in Irish history and aviation.

Wild Atlantic Way

Take an unforgettable trip along one of the world’s most spectacular driving routes.

Site Maintained by Little Blue Studio

Missed the Maureen O’Hara Centenary and Fashion Show? You can still view it here:View the Event