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Fethard Horse Country Experience

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What a great place.

Absolutely loved our trip here coupled with a visit to Coolmore which was just outstanding! Got to... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
ChrisandPaulaP
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Salisbury, United Kingdom
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Excellent

Booked a visit here on a recommendation.I have to say it was excellent.All the Staff were so... read more

Reviewed August 15, 2018
MichaelC14431
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Explore the story of the horse and its role in Irish culture over 2000 years. Located in the heart of the Golden Vale, the Fethard Horse Country Experience offers visitors the opportunity to discover the rich culture and heritage of the region. Part...more
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The Tholsel | Main Street, Fethard, Ireland
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+353 52 613 0439
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely loved our trip here coupled with a visit to Coolmore which was just outstanding! Got to see the Melbourne Cup and a quite extraordinary skeleton of Sadlers Wells. Lots of interesting film clips to watch, recommended.

Thank ChrisandPaulaP
Fethard Horse C, Manager at Fethard Horse Country Experience, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you Chris and Paula for your kind review, and for the five star rating! We're glad you enjoyed your visit to FHCE and Coolmore. Please stop by again if you're ever in the area. Thanks, Laura

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Good exibition, well done as it's very visual. Lots of information but be prepared to do a lot of reading. Friendly knowledgeable staff. Enjoyed seeing the church and grounds.

Thank S L
Fethard Horse C, Manager at Fethard Horse Country Experience, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your kind review! We're glad to hear you enjoyed your visit to FHCE and Fethard. We will pass on your compliments to the staff. Best, Laura

Reviewed August 15, 2018 via mobile

Booked a visit here on a recommendation.I have to say it was excellent.All the Staff were so friendly and welcoming. It is a very interesting interactive experience and well worth the time. Included in admission price is a trip to Coolemore Stud which is stunning.This...More

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Fethard Horse C, Manager at Fethard Horse Country Experience, responded to this reviewResponded September 1, 2018

Thanks Michael for your very kind review! We're very glad you enjoyed your visit to Fethard Horse Country Experience and Coolmore Stud. I'll pass on your kind words to the staff - Laura

Reviewed August 3, 2018

Visited FHCE for the second time yesterday. It included a visit to Coolmore Stud. The day started with us checking into FHCE in Main Street, Fethard about 11am. We headed straight out to Coolmore where our tour started at 11.30. Our group of 25 people...More

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Fethard Horse C, Manager at Fethard Horse Country Experience, responded to this reviewResponded August 4, 2018

Thanks Mary for your very kind review! We're glad to hear you enjoyed your second visit to FHCE so much. I will pass on your kind words to Jack and Catherine also. With thanks, Laura

Reviewed August 2, 2018 via mobile

From the outside the museum building is very miss leading. We were greeted by very friendly staff who told us what was in the museum, the grounds and the church. We were amazed to discover that there was so much inside. The tour starts with...More

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Reviewed July 31, 2018 via mobile

This is a very informative and enjoyable day out. Very friendly and informative staff. Well worth a visit. We also had prebooked a guided tour of Coolmore stud which was an excellent experience. Highly recommend FHE

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Reviewed July 24, 2018 via mobile

Lovely morning spent here. Very informative not only about the horse racing industry locally but also lots of information on the historic town of Fethard. Loved it. They also had great coffee.

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Fethard Horse C, Manager at Fethard Horse Country Experience, responded to this reviewResponded July 25, 2018

Thank you for your kind review of Fethard Horse Country Experience. We're very glad you enjoyed your visit - and your Ponaire coffee! Best, Laura

Reviewed July 19, 2018

We visited the Fethard Horse Country Experience to purchase tickets for the World famous Coolmore Stud , where the worlds most expensive stallion stands . Unbelievable a must visit attraction , .

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Fethard Horse C, Manager at Fethard Horse Country Experience, responded to this reviewResponded July 22, 2018

Thanks for leaving us a five star review Alan! We're very glad to hear your enjoyed your visit and your tour of Coolmore. Best, Laura

Reviewed July 3, 2018

I visit the Fethard area most years and this was my first time to the FHCE. It is quite a small museum but it is well laid out and is packed with so much information and interactive displays on the history of the region, its...More

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Fethard Horse C, Manager at Fethard Horse Country Experience, responded to this reviewResponded July 22, 2018

Thanks for your kind review Richard. I have passed on your comments to our staff. We're glad to hear you enjoyed our interactive exhibition and we hope you'll drop back in next time you're in the area. Best, Laura

Reviewed July 1, 2018

Stopped here on the way to Coolmore. Gives you great background on the area and how important agriculture is to the area. Great displays, well laid out. It's not overly large as some museums can be. A bonus is the cafe and also the walled...More

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Fethard Horse C, Manager at Fethard Horse Country Experience, responded to this reviewResponded July 22, 2018

Thank you for your five star review and your kind words about Fethard. We're glad you enjoyed your visit to the town and to Coolmore! Best, Laura

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