Frank McCourt Museum Opens in Limerick

The city of Limerick opens a new museum honoring Pulitzer Prize winning author Frank McCourt on the site of the school referenced in his book Angela’s Ashes. After years of grumbling about the author’s gritty depiction of Limerick in the 1930s, the city appears to have finally embraced its McCourt connections. Here we link to several articles on its opening:

In Frank’s footsteps: McCourt museum opens – Irish Times >>

McCourt museum opens its doors – Irish Examiner >>

Enjoy this post?
If so, join our list of e-newsletter subscribers. You’ll receive our favorite news stories on Irish travel and culture delivered to your inbox.

Author: Corey

Share This Post On


  1. Limerick Street Scene | Irish Fireside - [...] Market, the pedestrian shopping streets in city centre… and I’m keen to inspect the new Frank McCourt Museum when …

Submit a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *