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A Day in the Bog

Leam Kilflynn, Tralee, Ireland
353-66-713-2555
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Ranked #24 of 37 Attractions in Tralee
Description: A museum and outdoor demonstration that give visitors the opportunity to witness the Irish tradition of working on a bog.
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Tralee, Ireland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2014

This beautiful thatch (near Kilflynn) has been badly neglected as it closed a few years ago. It was the hub of a community and my kids used to love visiting the animals here. It breaks my heart to see the state it is in now. I note from some of the comments that tourists are confusing this Day in the... More

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Kerry
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2012

The Day in the Bog is not open at present. Not sure when it closed but it has been well over a year already, maybe longer. We used to eat there occasionally. The food was good pub grub fare with a daily roast dinner option. The museum and animals outside were lovely. Months before it closed, we noticed an obvious... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2012

I liked the experience of being close up and personal, in the varied homes of the simple folk of Irish history. I wish we'd had more time,..but, we were 'on tour', as a large group; impressions are 'snatched'; there is a programme/itinerary,...besides it was a rainy day, and the temptation to hurry into The Red Fox for that Irish Coffee,... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2012 via mobile

I couldn't believe that anyone would call an attraction this and we stopped for a late breakfast. It was brilliant...an enormous spread with eggs, bacon etc and chips...before 11am!...lots of lovely tea and toast! Was full as an egg at the end. Didn't see the exhibition but there were caley nights. It would be nice to see other peoples reviews... More

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