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Address: | near Enniskerry, Ireland
Activities: Shopping
Description: This popular shop, located in a house that dates back to the 1700s, is...
This popular shop, located in a house that dates back to the 1700s, is widely known for its fine selection of traditional Irish crafts.
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Delighted at Powerscourt House

I'm a real fan of architecture, especially interesting architecture and ruins make me sad. I hate the feeling that a place someone once toiled over, lived in and even loved is now... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 15, 2015
Finbarr R
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

I'm a real fan of architecture, especially interesting architecture and ruins make me sad. I hate the feeling that a place someone once toiled over, lived in and even loved is now bereft and about to be lost to time and decay. Being parents of two small kids my wife and I were afforded the real luxury/mercy of a night... More 

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Bray, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

This place is a wonderful place to visit, the garden centre is well run with great variety, the Avoca shop and cafe are well worth a visit The gardens are quite beautiful and a child's paradise. Just don't pat at the gate on the way in because if the weather changes before you can get into the gardens you lose... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2013 via mobile

Absolutely fantastic we visited on the 16-02-13 and we were in awe of the gardens theres also a house exhibition with a video which was interesting the avoca shops were great and the terrace cafe had great food and fantastic views of the gardens dont forget to go upstairs to taras palace, childhood museum it was great especially for collectors... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2009

My husband and I loved the gardens. Took lots of great photos. Very serene and relaxing walk. Skipped the waterfall because had read that it was overpriced.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2006

The gardens at Powerscourt may just be the best we have ever visited. The setting in the Wicklow mountains is exquisite, and every inch of the gardens is perfectly maintained and presented. If you visit only one garden in Ireland, it should be this one.

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