The Foynes Flying Boat Museum is dedicated to recalling that historic time from 1939 to 1945, when Foynes, Ireland, became the center of the aviation world. On July 9th 1939, Pan Am’s luxury Flying Boat, the “Yankee Clipper” landed at Foynes. This was the first commercial passenger flight on a direct route from the USA to Europe.
Mar 15th – Sep 30th: 9:30am – 6:00pm
(Last admission at 5:00pm)
Oct 1st – Nov 15th: 9:30am – 5:00pm
(Last admission at 4:00pm)