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Michael Cusack Centre

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rilliant visit

My family and I visited the Centre last week and had an amazing experience. First the staff were... read more

Reviewed 17 August 2018
Newry, United Kingdom
Must-visit for all G.A.A. players and supporters

This is a fantastic tribute to Cusack and the G.A.A. It's small but it is packed full of great... read more

Reviewed 28 July 2018
Cork, Ireland
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Born in Carron in 1847, Michael Cusack founded the largest amateur sporting organisation in the world, the Gaelic Athletic Association. The Centre in Carron is dedicated to the memory of the man who is widely regarded as the saviour of Irish sports...more
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Carron | Co Clare, Carran, Ireland
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Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

The place is small and it took us a long drive. However we found it interesting as one of the jerseys at the entrance is from Hanoi team- our city. Would be meaningful for GAA fans.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Antoinettecarron, Manager at Michael Cusack Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 4 September 2018

Thank you Alice. glad you enjoyed your visit.

Reviewed 17 August 2018

My family and I visited the Centre last week and had an amazing experience. First the staff were amazing so knowledgeable, friendly and helpful. The short lecture before the audio visual tour was excellent. This is a must for all GAA fans and indeed just...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

This is a fantastic tribute to Cusack and the G.A.A. It's small but it is packed full of great information. The staff in the centre are absolutely fantastic; so welcoming and friendly. There is plentiful free parking on site and there's also a little gift...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Sarahloochies
Reviewed 25 August 2017

I wouldn’t be the biggest GAA fan in the world so I was a bit apprehensive when a friend suggesting we visit the centre. However, I had no need to be. The centre is well run, had very interesting and informative information, not just about...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

We stopped here after seeing other TripAdvisor reviews. Being English we knew almost nothing about the GAA and Gaelic games in general and so we were unsure what to expect. The staff were extremely friendly and knowledgeable and gave an informative talk about Michael Cusack's...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

We visited the centre today and it was so interesting. The ladies at the centre were so friendly and so informative, most friendly place and very welcoming. Thank you ladies 👍

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

Great spot for an avid Gaa fan!! Beautiful new and modern building for the visitor centre but totally in keeping with the area. Good knowledgable tour guide. Old house is retained and great to see audio visual used here! Very clean, tidy and well kept...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank janette k
Antoinettecarron, Manager at Michael Cusack Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 24 July 2017

Dear Janette, Thank you for visiting and for your very kind comments. Delighted that you enjoyed your trip. Regards, Antoinette.

Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

Very interesting centre and well laid out. People very nice. Well worth a visit. A must for all GAA fans

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Dylan C
Reviewed 17 April 2017

Educational .interesting to discover the roots of such a widespread organisation .displays of sports ,history and culture combined

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank olikeane
Reviewed 26 December 2016 via mobile

The beautiful landscape of Carron in the Burren is home to Michael Cusack, founder of the GAA so it's a must see for any GAA fans. Visitors can see culture and history in restored famine era thatched cottage. There are some activities and walking trails...More

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank DoloresJacoby
Antoinettecarron, Director of Sales at Michael Cusack Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 18 April 2017

Delighted you had a pleasant experience at the centre. Thank you.

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