National Transport Museum of Ireland facts for kids
|Iarsmalann Náisiunta Iompair na hÉireann|
1969 Posts & Telegraphs Bedford HA Van
|Location||Heritage Demesne, Howth, Fingal, Ireland since 1986|
|Collection size||150 vehicles|
|Public transit access||Howth railway station
Dublin Bus route 31/31A
|Nearest car park||Howth Castle|
The museum is located in the Heritage Depot, Howth Demesne, Howth, Ireland (entry is via gates to Deer Park Hotel). 60 vehicles are currently in Howth on display. The oldest items date from second half of the 19th century, the newest 1984. It features buses, lorries, trucks, fire engines, trams and tractors. Also exhibited is the restored Hill of Howth No.9 Tram.
The museum is run on a voluntary basis, and is funded by a minimal entry fee and donations
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