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Nano Nagle Place

Closed Now: 10:00 - 17:00
Open today: 10:00 - 17:00
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an urban oasis and a very special place

If you have not been here, dont put it off. If you live in Cork, seek it out and drop in. If you... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
dermo2017
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Cork, Ireland
Well worth a visit

Very interesting to see behind the old convent walls. Plenty of information on the history of Cork... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
LouDun2013
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Cork
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Nano Nagle Place is a restored walled convent with beautiful hidden gardens and graveyards, the fab Good Day Deli garden café and design & book shop in the centre of bustling Cork city. Our state of the art heritage centre tells the extraordinary...more
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Douglas Street, Cork, Ireland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

If you have not been here, dont put it off. If you live in Cork, seek it out and drop in. If you are a visitor, put it on your list. Why? because it is a beautiful, calm space in the middle of a city...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank dermo2017
ShaneC2313, General Manager at Nano Nagle Place, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Good morning Dermo - Thanks so very much for taking the time to post such a positive and comprehensive 5 STAR review. Do keep an eye on our What's On website page as we will be rolling out an exciting programme of cultural events in...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very interesting to see behind the old convent walls. Plenty of information on the history of Cork as well as the Nano Nagle story. Lovely staff in reception and on tour... Very enthusiastic about their work which is lovely to see.

Date of experience: January 2019
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ShaneC2313, General Manager at Nano Nagle Place, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Good morning LouDun - Great to come into work on a Monday to such a positive review. Very much appreciated. Kind regards, Shane Clarke, CEO

Reviewed 1 week ago

having read other reviews, I was quite disappointed with the Guide, who was not Irish and did not appear to have any local knowledgeMore

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Noreen O
ShaneC2313, General Manager at Nano Nagle Place, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Noreen - Good afternoon. Thanks for the feedback. Sorry to hear your visit wasn't up to expectations. We do pride ourselves on the quality of both our Ambassador and Volunteer guides. I'd be more than happy to offer a free tour again to yourself and...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Amazing tour of The Nano Nagle Heritage Centre ..such an inspirational woman ..she gave her money and life to helping Catholic children in Penal Times .. Risking her home , family and prison for educating young children .. Definitely make time to visit .. The...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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ShaneC2313, General Manager at Nano Nagle Place, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Happy - A very good afternoon. Thanks for taking to time to post such a positive 5 STAR review. It's particularly good to here such a positive report on Bernard. He has recently joined us as a tour guide Volunteer and his passion and local...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

very peaceful place. Nice to walk around. Really quite interesting. Nice piece of Cork history. Good shop.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Fergal7777
ShaneC2313, General Manager at Nano Nagle Place, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Fergal - Good morning and a very Happy New Year. Thanks for the 5 STAR review. Kind regards, Shane Clarke, CEO

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A newly opened museum with well laid out and well thought out features. Excellent and multiple awarded cafe. Very informative staff. Thanks

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank colinpgholmes
ShaneC2313, General Manager at Nano Nagle Place, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Colin - A very Happy New Year to you. Thanks for taking the time to post a 5 STAR review. Really appreciated. Do come and see us again. Kind regards, Shane Clarke, CEO

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

In the heart of Cork City Nano Nagle Place is a living reflection of bygone days. A silent space that offers a wonderful welcome. A joyous mix of what is old and what is new! Well worth a visit.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank bobfromcork345914
ShaneC2313, General Manager at Nano Nagle Place, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Happy New Year Bob - Thanks for taking the time to post a 5 STAR review. Rally appreciated. Kind regards, Shane Clarke, CEO

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We found Nano Nagle Place through Trip advisor and was really pleased when we arrived. Didn't really have much of an idea of what was there but the staff were wonderful. They explained everything we could see and where everything was. The garden is lovely...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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ShaneC2313, General Manager at Nano Nagle Place, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Good morning GLH - Great that you found us through Trip Adviser. Thanks for such a positive review. A very Happy New Year you. Kind regards, Shane Clarke, CEO

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Since I've discovered this place since September 2017, I've been a regular visitor to Nano Nagle Place since. They host amazing free concerts very regularly and there is always a warm welcome from all the staff. I came on 22nd December as part of the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Anniebannie1981
ShaneC2313, General Manager at Nano Nagle Place, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Annie - A very Happy New Year to you. Thanks for taking the time to write such a glowing 5 STAR review. Really appreciated. Kind regards, Shane Clarke, CEO

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I visited Nano Nagle place with a friend. Mary was our tour guide and she was so easy to listen to, and so passionate about the building and the life of Nano. I’ve visited a lot of sites where the tour guides sound scripted, and...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Liz M
ShaneC2313, General Manager at Nano Nagle Place, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Good morning Liz - What a lovely review to read as I read off for the Christmas holidays. Your 5 STAR review is really appreciated. I will be sure to pass on your kind words to Mary. A very Happy Christmas. Kind regards, Shane

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barbara c
25 April 2018|
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Response from DanielleO1363 | Property representative |
Hi Barbara, we are looking forward to welcoming you back! The cafe is really wonderful and the gardens are coming into bloom. Are you around for the 20, 21, 22, 23 June? Because Cork Midsummer Festival is on and we will have... More
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