Come visit us

Welcome to world's premier institution and home to the greatest collections of iconic and ground breaking mobile phones of the past. The newly opened museum is located in the heart of Dublin City on Upper Abbey St, which is just 2 minutes walk from O'Connell St. Come see the worlds oldest handheld mobile phone!

The Mobile Phone Museum gets international attention on the BBC, listen to the interview below.
The Mobile Phone Museum in Dublin Gets international attention. Listen to the full 5 minute interview with the BBC and managing Director Alan Donohoe on the success of the museum.

The Mobile Phone museum in the news:
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Mobile Phone Museum launch

We are delighted to announce that The Mobile Phone Museum comes Number 1 as voted by Evening Herald/TheDubliner Magazine readers in Ireland. Our Mascot - The BIG Phone Man pictured below with an old Brick! Click Here to read the original article in full size PDF. wins Top Stop!!

We are open to the public 6 days a week and experienced staff who work in the mobile phone industry are always at hand to answer any queries you may have. We also provide a prop hire service for the industry and welcome any ideas or thoughts you may have. So whether online or in person, we hope our experience is engaging and inspiring.

The Museum seeks to make the collection accessible through an intensive programme of short and long term loans to qualified museums, education, and research institutions for research, exhibition, replication, and educational programs in Ireland. We prefer to lend to displays which will meet the intent of our mission statement ‘to inspire a passion for 'mobile phone technology' and which support the aims of our strategic plan. All loans from the Museum collection are subject to our standard conditions of loan. For more information on loans or prop hire please Click Here.

Our Macot talks to Gay byrne!
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Our Mascot - The BIG Mobile Phone Man becomes a Celeb!

We look forward to your visit, You WILL be amazed!

Our purpose

Collect, preserve, promote and exhibit all the best examples of worlds most iconic and groundbreaking mobile phones of the distant past.

Interpret and promote the collections and make them accessible to audiences at home and abroad.

Be the authoritative voice on the relevant aspects of mobile phone history and technology.

Maintain the lead role in education, research pertaining to the collections and their contexts.
Mobile Phone Museum - 6 & 7 Upper Abbey St, Dublin 1, Ireland - Tel: 01 8728722 -