Fort Dunree (Irish: An Dún Riabhach, meaning "Grey Fort" or Dún Fhraoigh meaning "Fort of Heather") is a coastal defence fortification located on the west side of the Inishowen peninsula, County Donegal, Ireland.By using our Buncrana online trip builder, you can arrange your visit to Fort Dunree Military Museum and other attractions in Buncrana.
Fort Dunree Military Museum Reviews
We spotted this facility quite by chance and made the journey from Letterkenny to see it and it was well worth the drive. On the minus side the visitors centre was closed due to Covid-19 but the site.... more »
Enjoyable place to visit with great views. Plenty of stuff to see in the museum and around the fort. Very nice coffee shop with a great selection of items. Well worth the visit, we arrived on an... more »
The fort itself is an insight into a forgotten corner of Irish military history and as a museum is ok but it's the setting that makes it. It's on a promontory looking put over the most beautiful scenery and there are very manageable walks around the head. The cafe tops it all off nicely.
Good walks for all abilities. Views are stunning. Wee cafe has tasty food. Didn't get to the museum but will definitely be going back.
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