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Muckross House and Gardens

Muckross House, Killarney National Park, Muckross Rd, Killarney, Co.Kerry Ireland | Muckross Rd, Killarney, Co.Kerry Ireland, Killarney, Ireland
353-64-66-31440
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Ranked #6 of 64 Attractions in Killarney
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Type: Historic Sites, Gardens, History Museums
Description: A beautiful 19th-century mansion with a spectacular view of the Irish countryside.
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Southlake, Texas
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014 NEW

The Muckross House tour was informative and worth the time. The grounds are nice and the farm is an enjoyable stroll back in time. The views are beautiful.

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Jackson, NJ 08527
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13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014 NEW

The Muckross House and Gardens is part of the Irish National Park system. The house is stunning with gardens around it. You can either pay to tour the house only or tour the house and farm. The tour of the house is guided and you are not allowed to take any pictures inside or sit/touch anything. The tour is interesting... More

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Miami, Florida
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21 reviews 21 reviews
16 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014 NEW

The path to this place is breath taking. So much scenery and beauty. You will enjoy it no doubt. The house and garden are spectacular.

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Lynn, Massachusetts
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46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014 NEW

Fantastic grounds and gardens. Story of house and condition of furniture and rooms amazing Tour guide was very knowledgeable and highly entertaining. Think Downtown Abby

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014 NEW

Did the house and farm tour and loved both. The house tour takes approximately 1 hour and the guide was excellent. lovely cafe and stunning gardens. The farm tour can involve walking but they call a small bus to take anyone a bit more feeble up to the farms and back. The farm visits were like stepping back in time.... More

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Brisbane, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014 NEW

Muckross house is a credit to the local business group. To take this stately home after 30 years of neglect and create the wonder that it is is incredible. The house is full of history and wonderful pieces. The guide was thoroughly knowledgeable and considerate. The grounds were fantastic also. I know the background to having no photography but I... More

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Sevenoaks, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014 NEW

This is a super attraction and well worth putting on your visit list. A very lovely place to stroll around and visit the excellent gift shop, don't miss it.

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Fort Myers
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014 NEW

Our guide Paula made our visit most enjoyable with her knowledge and sense of humor. The house and history are quite interesting and the grounds most enjoyable to stroll. I recommend a visit here while in Killarney.

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Harrisonville, Missouri
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014 NEW

go to site late in day so only could walk around but not go inside. gardens are extensive and well worth the walk. house from outside is also very nice. if ever back would make a point to go inside.

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Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014 NEW

muckross gardens are well worth a visit. there are dining and toilets on site. they also have a farm

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