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Mizen Head Visitor Centre

| The Harbour Road, Goleen, Ireland
+353 28 35115
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| The Harbour Road, Goleen, Ireland
+353 28 35115
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Gem, fantastic views, spectacular situation, friendly staff, community run, one of the 'must' visit places in Ireland. Be prepared to spend a couple of hours there.

Thank S1000TZtony
Reviewed 4 days ago

My husband and I visited here while on holidays in West Cork. Firstly the weather on the day was very sunny so that was a big plus. The scenery is just fantastic and the fantastic views are just breathtaking. The visitors centre is lovely, a...More

Thank italy085
Reviewed 4 days ago

Mizen Head at the extreme south west of Ireland is one of the most spectacularly beautiful and unspoiled places on the Wild Atlantic Way. During our recent visit it seems that the fact has not gone unnoticed. It was a very busy place despite the...More

Thank David19502013
Reviewed 1 week ago

We arrived around 12 noon my wife our 15 y.o. daughter and myself and found an absolute gem the scenery the walk ways which obviously are very well fenced etc but in no way obstructive to the enjoyment of not alone the beauty but the...More

Thank MartyS147
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Mizen Head is remarkably beautiful and well worth the somewhat challenging drive to get there. Views of stunning rock formations and sea caves. Feels like the end of the earth, which it is.

Thank DharmaBum2014
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful part of the coast. Very informative. Saw a seal there. And think if you had some binoclulars. Don't forgot to take your camera. May want to wrap up warm if you feel the cold. Because it's quite open and very windy. The lady that...More

1  Thank SaraC1104
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Warning, the scenic drive out to the head is narrow and it is impossible in places for two cars to pass without one giving way to the other. SUGGESTION: Wait for another car or bus to pass you, so you can follow them and let...More

1  Thank IN_Travelers47906
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We enjoyed our visit even though the weather was not great. A bit cloudy with occasional rain. On good day it would be outstanding as the views would be magnificent .

Thank Graeme H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This old lighthouse post is at the closest point to the USA. There are safe walkways around the head and an opportunity to visit the former housing for the families. The café offered both snacks and meals. The only annoying thing is the gift shop...More

Thank Marilynn182
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

nice homely building with massive info and history, neat little bookshop and gift shop, reasonable prices.. Small cafe, good selection of snacks,

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Labhaoise L
Can I walk my dog there ?
April 24, 2017|
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Response from suewestcork | Property representative |
Yes, dogs are welcome at the Mizen, but they must be kept on a lead. Enjoy your visit!
Is the foot bridge open weekdays in November?
March 14, 2017|
Response from suewestcork | Property representative |
No, it is open at the weekends November to February, 11am-4pm.
Caroline B
What are your opening hours March 8 th please?
January 15, 2017|
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Response from suewestcork | Property representative |
This year Mizen Head will be open from March 1 daily 10.30-5. Enjoy your visit!