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A Day in the Bog

Leam Kilflynn, Tralee, Ireland
+353 66 713 2555
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What a pity

What a pity it is to drive past this estabishment and see it gone to wreck and ruin. So much money... read more

Reviewed November 2, 2017
northkerry
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kerry
great day

on a caledonian bus tour ring of Kerry. well worth the money. one of our days away. great place to... read more

Reviewed September 26, 2017
davyw92
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Wishaw, United Kingdom
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A museum and outdoor demonstration that give visitors the opportunity to witness the Irish tradition of working on a bog.
  • Excellent11%
  • Very good22%
  • Average45%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible22%
Nov 2, 2017
“What a pity”
Sep 26, 2017
“great day”
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Leam Kilflynn, Tralee, Ireland
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+353 66 713 2555
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Reviewed November 2, 2017

What a pity it is to drive past this estabishment and see it gone to wreck and ruin. So much money raised locally many years ago to build a centre devoted to tradtion and a forgotten art and now it resembles nothing other than a...More

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Reviewed September 26, 2017

on a caledonian bus tour ring of Kerry. well worth the money. one of our days away. great place to visit.

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Reviewed May 5, 2016

Located on the Road between Tralee and Listowel this was a wonderful stop where you could have a lovely dinner of Bacon and Cabbage in the tatched cottage before seeing a demonstration of turf cutting etc. Unfortunately funds ran out and it is now becoming...More

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Reviewed August 13, 2015

For those looking for places to visit this has been closed for some time. It was a nice visit when opened but looks very bad now with the thatch becoming overgrown with weeds. A sad view on road from Listowel to Tralee. Do not mix...More

Thank John C
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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....More

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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....More

1  Thank C J
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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...More

2  Thank VALERIEC2280500
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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...More

1  Thank Eibhi
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