Memory Lane

“A Classic Blend Of Old & New”

The Purcell family have been in the Antiques business for over forty years. We opened our retail section ‘Memory Lane Antiques’ ten years ago and it is going from strength to strength every year.

We specialise in precious gemstone jewellery. We have expanded in floor space while also increasing our product range. We stock Foxford 100% Irish wool rugs and Scarfs, Ireland’s Knitwear, Jack Murphy Rainwear and Tweeds. We are situated in a prime location directly across from the pedestrian entrance to Birr Castle and Gardens.

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Antique Furniture

Memory Lane stocks a selection of Fine Quality Antique Furniture in Mahogany,Rosewood and Walnut from elegant Display Cabinets to Lady’s Writing Slopes. Dining Tables and Chairs, Occasional Chairs, Bookcases and Music Cabinets. All these pieces would compliment any house from Georgian to Comtemporary tastes.


Memory Lane Antiques specialises in fine quality Jewellery including Diamonds, Sapphires, Emeralds and Rubies. We carry a superb range of very individual pieces for example Rings Pendants Bracelets Earrings. We also have a lovely unique selection of Silver jewellery and Semi-precious stones including Amethyst, Quartz, Topaz, Aquamarine, Opal.

Curios & Gifts

MemoryLane stocks a fine selection of Porcelain, Victorian Glass, Paintings and Prints, Bronze Figures, Silver Photo-frames to showcase those special memories…
Each piece is hand picked for its’ quality and beauty. We travel all over Ireland France and Britain to source these very unique collectables. 

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Our Products

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Irish Goods

Antique Furniture

Curios & Gifts

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We are located on Green Street, across from the entrance to Birr Castle.

Green Street, Birr, Co Offaly

Hours: Mon-Sat 9.30AM – 5.30PM