The museum recalls the 1930’s and 40’s when the port of Foynes was the fulcrum point for air traffic between the US and Europe. The famous flying boats were frequent visitors, carrying on board a diverse range of people from celebrities to refugees.
The museum exhibits and graphic illustrations are a must see for those interested in aviation history, where you will see original footage of the flying boats. The museum is situated in the original terminal building with its Radio and Weather Room. Foynes is located 14km from Adare.