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Best things to do in Cobh

Discover the city through the eyes of locals. Find the best things to do, places to eat, and get priceless advice from the people who live here.

History Museum
“Its one of the attractions in Cobh. The Titanic Bar is below and does good food. ”
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Museum
“Cobh Heritage Centre. Learn about Irish Emigration story, trace your ancestors, hear about the ill-fated Titanic and the Lusitania, and immerse yourself in Irish naval and military history at Cobh Heritage Centre.This beautiful, informative and sometimes emotive cultural Centre is situated within Cobh’s beautifully restored Victorian railway station, a building with its own historic story.Cobh: The Queenstown Story.GPS 51 50 55.68N 8 17 57.72W ”
15local recommendations
Church
“The view of this cathedral is really good! if you are lucky and you have a sunny day, you will see Spike Island.”
9local recommendations
Restaurant
“Lovely atmosphere with super staff service. Lively at weekends & show all major sportingly tournaments on the screens. Cosy on a wet day too! ”
5local recommendations
Boat or Ferry
“Island in Cork harbour, highly historic, great tours with all information. A must visit, the Alcatraz of Ireland.”
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Bar
“Good drinks, food and lovely views. On Saturday nights there is live music :)”
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Establishment
“Great Walking tour around Cobh. Guide is very good and gives a great insite into the history of Cobh.”
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Bar
“It has a great atmosphere and every Wednesday night there is an Irish traditional music session.”
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Establishment
“Beautiful historical building, was built as the first Sailing Club in the World and is now an arts center. ”
4local recommendations
Museum
“Great little museum on local history and has a display on history of ship building.”
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Establishment
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Hotel
“If you decide to go to Cobh, please visit the lovely restaurant inside this hotel. I will highly recommend the mussels in coconut sauce! ”
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Premise
“Iconic building, you cant miss it and the bells will certainly make sure you keep it in your thoughts. Not great at 7am Lol. Great views from there. ”
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Food
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“This is a beautiful venue in the Summertime where you can sit outside next to Cork Harbour, have a drink and order food which is of very good quality and not overly priced.”
3local recommendations
History Museum
“ It’s known as the Titanic’s last port of call in 1912. Titanic Experience Cobh is a themed attraction in the former White Star Line ticket office. More displays on the liner are in the Cobh Heritage Centre, which also explores how Cobh became an embarkation point during Ireland’s mass emigrations. ”
18local recommendations
Restaurant
1local recommendations