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Address: Muckross House, Killarney National Park, Muckross Rd, Killarney, Co.Kerry Ireland | Muckross Rd, Killarney, Co.Kerry Ireland, Killarney, Ireland
Phone Number: 353-64-66-31440
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Description: A beautiful 19th-century mansion with a spectacular view of the Irish...
A beautiful 19th-century mansion with a spectacular view of the Irish countryside.
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Great Gardens

We just visited the gardens these were gorgeous with the lake as a beautiful backdrop . The walks around the gardens are well worth seeing with hidden steps climbing up into... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 26, 2015
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Cork, Ireland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015 NEW

We just visited the gardens these were gorgeous with the lake as a beautiful backdrop . The walks around the gardens are well worth seeing with hidden steps climbing up into woodland areas

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County Kilkenny, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015 NEW

muckross house and gardens is stunning the gardens are supperb for anyone looking to take a long walk this is the place to go and dont forget to see muckross house its beautiful

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Warrington, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015 NEW

We had a marvellous day here. We walked through the beautifully cultivated grounds and got a boat out into the lakes which was a real high spot- the guide was lovely. A jaunting cart looked fun and bikes were also available. Food looked good and plenty of areas to sit and drink and eat.

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Mannheim, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015 NEW

We enjoyed the Muckross Gardens a lot. It is quite big and is located at a nice lake, where you can hike. And it is for free!

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County Tipperary, Ireland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015 NEW

About 2 and a half miles from Killarney town stands this fine 19th century Muckross house.There is a large free car park and lovely level lake and garden walks all around the main building.Public conveniences were very clean and well maintained.There is a small charge to enter the house but free access to all other areas.Jaunting cars are available as... More 

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St. Louis, Mo
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36 reviews 36 reviews
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015 NEW

Very interesting tour through the house. Really neat to see how life was back in those times. I don't think doing this with kids is a great idea, but not a bad one either. Beautiful house and grounds. If you're short on time, I'd probably pass this up for more natural sightseeing in the area. The gardens and the waterfall... More 

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San Diego, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015 NEW

The only way to visit this magnificent house is on a one hour guided tour, which was worth doing. Our tour guide was friendly and very knowledgeable.

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Hiawassee, Georgia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015 NEW

Great tour of a beautiful 19th century home. 70% of the furnishings were original to the house. Tour took about an hour. The spinning and weaving room was fantastic, and the products were delightful. Don't miss shopping there, even if you have to go back after the tour ends.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015 NEW

Marge and I enjoyed our driving tour through southern Ireland, and visiting historic Muckross House was exciting. Patsy was our outstanding guide. Her great stories, humor, and helpful suggestions made this one of our favorite stops. I hadn't been to Ireland in 50 years, now I'm anxious to return soon. Absolutely wonderful. Thanks to Patsy we traveled on to Dingle... More 

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Boston, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015 NEW

Tours around the house are very interesting and you can tour the grounds by Horse and carriage which will take you to other places of interest nearby. The coffee shop is very good to!

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